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    Sunday, May 20, 2018
    Lubbock, Texas - Nick Mears has been nominated by the  National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA) to the 2018 40 Under Forty program. This program recognizes 40 individuals across the U.S. who are under 40 years old and exemplify the brightest emerging leaders in the business valuation profession. Nick Mears, managing member and founder of Lubbock based Caprock Business ...read more
    Categories: Biz of Month, Business of Month, General, Leadership
    Tuesday, May 08, 2018
    LUBBOCK, Texas – Lubbock Chamber of Commerce Chairman Cory Powell responds to Texas Tech School of Veterinary Medicine announcement:  Cory Powell, Lubbock Chamber Chairman: Today’s actions solidify the path forward for a Texas Tech School of Veterinary Medicine in Amarillo. The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce congratulates the Texas Tech University System Regents and Chancellor Robert Duncan on this ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 03, 2018
    LUBBOCK, Texas – The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors met last week and were updated by Lubbock Power & Light (LP&L) officials on the municipal utility’s entry into the Electric Reliability Council of Texas(ERCOT) system.   “Many people view the ERCOT market as the most competitive market in the world and we want to be a part of that,” stated LP&L Director David McCalla during his ...read more
    Categories: General, Governmental Affairs
    Monday, March 19, 2018
    LUBBOCK, Texas – The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce has announced today that it will be visiting irresistible Pompeii & the Amalfi Coast, departing October 17, 2018 and is inviting chamber members and family and friends of chamber members to join them on this once in a lifetime experience.   Rich in culture and stunning scenery, the irresistible Amalfi Coast is the setting for this breathtaking ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 07, 2018
    LUBBOCK, Texas – With more than a decade of experience in small business health care plans, the Lubbock Chamber filed official comment on a proposed rule from the U.S. Department of Labor that could make it easier for small businesses and self-employed individuals to purchase health insurance through association health plans, or AHPs.   In a comment submitted earlier this week, the Chamber ...read more
    Categories: General, Health Plan
    Wednesday, February 21, 2018
    LUBBOCK, Texas – The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce Eddie McBride, President/CEO, has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of the Western Association of Chamber Executives (W.A.C.E.).   W.A.C.E. is an association of chamber of commerce executives and staff professionals with approximately 825 members in 19 Western states and Canada. The association is designed to ...read more
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    Monday, January 08, 2018
    LUBBOCK, Texas – The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce and Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, is pleased to announce that Haily Assiter, IOM, Director of Communications and Public Relations graduated from the program on Saturday, January 6 in Tucson, Arizona. Awarded to all graduates of the Institute program, the IOM ...read more
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    Tuesday, December 19, 2017
    LUBBOCK, Texas – The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce announced Cory Powell, Director of TTU Mentor Tech - Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, as the Chairman of the 2018 Board of Directors.    An alumnus of Texas Tech University, Powell cofounded The Lauro Cavazos & Ophelia Powell-Malone Mentoring Program, (Mentor Tech) in 2002. Since that time the San Antonio native has diligently worked ...read more
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