Chamber Facilitated Improvements on Rail Crossing

Chamber Facilitated Improvements on Rail Crossing

In August 2018 Arconic reached out to Kevin Pearson, Senior V.P., Economic Development for the Wichita Falls Chamber, seeking assistance for improvements to the Bacon Switch Road rail crossing. Two manufacturers utilize this rail crossing which has deteriorated over...
What is the “Talent-Partnership”?

What is the “Talent-Partnership”?

A “talent partnership” can mean many different things. For the Wichita Falls Chamber of Commerce it means creating and building connections within the community to aid in generating that “collective impact.” Often times people over lookavailable resources or they are...
Knowledge is Workforce Power

Knowledge is Workforce Power

Knowledge and workforce go hand in hand. Education and economic development may not seem like a dynamic duo, the reality, however, is that they are a power couple. The key to many successful workforce development projects is the growth of education. What does that...
Chamber tours United Regional Hospital

Chamber tours United Regional Hospital

The Wichita Falls Chamber staff was given a great tour and overview of United Regional Health Care System on 12/19/18. The technology they have in place is amazing and very high-tech! Phyllis Cowling, President and Chief Executive Officer at the hospital began our...