Henry Florsheim | Keeping TAB

I woke up in Austin this morning. Following a Tuesday afternoon of meetings with my colleagues from Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives, today and tomorrow will be spent with the Texas Association of Business (TAB) board working on our plan for the year. (Henry is...

How I Got Here – Henry Florsheim

Nearly nine years ago I was new to the Chamber world, having worked for the previous ten at an economic development organization that wasn’t a Chamber. Just a few months into my job as Chamber CEO, a colleague recommended I attend the Institute for Organization...

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...

Chamber Chatter – Building the Future

Building the future – with the new year comes new leadership at the Wichita Falls Chamber. Scott Poenitzsch with Horseshoe Bend Cellars has taken over the chairmanship from Ripley Tate of Web Fire Communications; we’re looking forward to working with Scott to keep the...

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

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...