Amy Ritter Honored by The Leader

Congratulations to Chamber Board member Amy Ritter who was recently named by The Leader as one of its "30 under 40" business leaders in the community. Amy "is a Vice President at Allegiance Bank, advancing from an entry level position when the bank opened back in 2007. She takes care of a portfolio of customers, [...]

2017-10-16T14:23:33+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Chamber News|

A Night at the Oscars Sparkled with Fun, Glamour and Excitement!

Following the devastation of Hurricane Harvey, it was good to celebrate. The 2017 Chamber Chairman’s Gala was memorable in many ways, especially for its theme: A Night at the Oscars.  If you had not seen the Houston Show Choir before, you were treated to their enthusiasm, extensive musical repertoire and staging. Additional entertainment included: David [...]

2017-10-03T14:05:55+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Chamber News|

Getting Disaster Assistance from the Small Business Administration (SBA)

SBA offers federal low-interest disaster loans to businesses of all sizes, most private non-profit organizations, homeowners and renters. Business Physical Disaster Loans – loans to businesses to repair or replace disaster-damaged property owned by the business, including real estate, inventories, supplies, machinery and equipment. Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) – working capital loans to help [...]

2017-09-05T14:23:26+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Chamber News|

Familiar Faces: Deborah Haynie

No doubt you have seen our familiar face at numerous Chamber events. Deborah Haynie has been involved with the Chamber for many years and has served as host for her employer’s many sponsored events on behalf of the Chamber.  So, where did it all start? She was born in Dallas but spent her early years [...]

2017-10-03T14:25:51+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Chamber News|

Spotlight on Non-Profit: Kids’ Meals

This very worthwhile non-profit organization serves a valuable need in our community. Houston has the 2nd highest number of children in the nation living in crippling poverty, more than 88,000 Houston children are unsure of their next meal. Having limited or unreliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food has a definite negative effect [...]

2017-10-06T11:27:43+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Chamber News|