Increasing Equitable Access to Business Resources with Just Thrive
Sep 21, 2023
TechCrunch calls Austin a city of “unicorns and tech giants,” referring to the boom in capital that the city has witnessed in recent years. But in addition to the increasing presence of venture capital firms and angel investors in Austin, there’s also been an increase in local funds that focus exclusively on Black, Hispanic, and female founders.
Family Care Center opens three more mental health clinics in Austin
Sep 21, 2023
In a world that can sometimes feel overwhelming, it's comforting to know that there are places where you can find understanding and support. Family Care Center is one of those places. They’ve recently opened their Round Rock, Pflugerville and Central Austin clinics, with Cedar Park following soon.
Growth in 2024: Do you hire an agency or an in-house marketer?
Sep 20, 2023
Hot Dog Marketing has been serving organizations with ambitious growth goals for over a decade and owner, Jessica Scanlon, breaks down the decision-making process so growing firms can maximize their marketing investment with the right people.
Texas Mutual Now Accepting Grant Applications for Nonprofits Fortifying the Workforce
Sep 18, 2023
Texas Mutual is accepting applications through September 29 from Texas nonprofits for our grant cycle focused on supporting the workforce and strengthening the state’s economy. Our workforce development and safety training grants are the second of two Request for Proposal (RFP) initiatives this year investing in nonprofit organizations for their efforts to support working families and fortify businesses.
Celebrate Austin Community College | Light Up Purple on September 17
Sep 14, 2023
Austin Community College first opened its doors in Central Texas on September 17, 1973. 50 years ago, ACC had one goal in mind: to provide affordable and accessible education for all. They are proud to have served our community every year since.
Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month
Sep 13, 2023
Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, celebrating the histories, cultures, and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.
Texas Mutual Launches Corporate Citizenship Strategy
Sep 11, 2023
At Texas Mutual Insurance Company, the state’s leading provider of workers’ compensation insurance, we believe that our strong position in the market gives us the force to do good. That’s why we’ve launched our first-ever corporate citizenship strategy outlining the focus areas and commitments that will guide how we will drive toward creating a stronger, safer, more resilient Texas.
Join Alibaba.com at their Business Development Conference in Las Vegas Sept. 7-8
Sep 6, 2023
Alibaba.com, the world’s largest eCommerce platform, is inviting the Austin Chamber of Commerce members to attend its first ever in-person business development conference, CoCreate, from September 7-8 in Las Vegas. This two-day symposium will be centered around empowering business leaders with the knowledge and tools needed to revolutionize their supply chains through the integration of cutting-edge data technologies.
Productivity – and the technology that delivers it – is top of mind for CEOs
Sep 5, 2023
CEOs are hopeful that generative AI will spark big productivity gains even as they scramble to prepare for the changes needed to deliver on that promise, according to a recent IBM Institute for Business Value (IBV) study, “CEO decision-making in the age of AI.”
CornerMarket's Web3 Innovation: Revolutionizing Commerce for Austin Merchants
Sep 1, 2023
Austin stands tall as a beacon of innovation, and CornerMarket is proud to further that legacy with our pioneering approach to digital commerce. Born from our unwavering mission to champion small businesses and energize local economies, we have crafted and refined a groundbreaking Web3 app, coupled with a dynamic Agent Program.
Austin Airport Breaks Ground on West Gate Expansion Project
Aug 30, 2023
Dozens of Central Texas and Austin leaders gathered today at the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS), including Congressman Doggett, Congressman Casar, Austin Mayor Kirk Watson, and Austin City Councilmembers Vanessa Fuentes and Ryan Alter to celebrate the groundbreaking of the West Gate Expansion. Austin Chamber CEO Jeremy Martin was on hand to commemorate the project's start.
Join PNC Bank in Supporting HAAM Day
Aug 30, 2023
HAAM Day is one of Austin’s most iconic celebrations of community and live music, and most importantly it raises critical funds to support the amazing working musicians of Austin and Central Texas. Named the most creative music event by the Austin Chronicle’s Austin Music Awards - this is a truly special event you will not want to miss.