Premier Transportation is Recognized by the AACWP

Chamber-member Premier Transportation was just named the 2012 “My Favorite Vendor” in the Transportation category by the Dallas Chapter of the American Association of Certified Wedding Planners.   This is the second consecutive year that Premier Transportation has been recognized by the AACWP with this award.  Premier Transportation provides llimousine service, party bus rental, airport transfers… Keep Reading »

Five Star Business Mixer Welcomed 60 Business Professionals

The February Five Star Business Mixer welcomed nearly 60 business professionals to the Medi-Weightloss Clinic in Irving yesterday. The Five Star Business Mixer is a monthly networking event hosted on the fourth Tuesday at various businesses in Irving throughout the year. This event is designed help develop new business relationships in an informal environment. Hosting… Keep Reading »

Irving ISD Chosen for U.S. Department of Education Visit

March 1, 2012 8:30 am Singley Academy 4601 N. MacArthur Irving, TX 75038 Branch Chief, Scott Hess of the U.S. Department of Education will be paying a special visit to Irving ISD on Thursday, March 1 to review our Career & Technical Education (CTE) programs. From 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Mr. Hess will tour… Keep Reading »

ExxonMobil to Appoint Vice President of Human Resources

Irving-based ExxonMobil Corporation has announced that the company will appoint Malcolm Farrant as vice president of human resources for the company, effective April 1, 2012. Farrant held several management positions in marketing, lubricants and refining in the UK, Europe and Singapore. In 2006 Farrant was transferred to the US and was appointed vice president, Basestocks,… Keep Reading »

Heartland Automotive Services Acquires 12 New Locations into Long Island

Heartland Automotive Services, Inc., America’s largest Jiffy Lube Franchisee based in Irving-TX, has expanded in the New York market with its acquisition of 12 locations in the Long Island area. This month, the company completed the purchase of the locations from Suffolk Lube Centers, Inc., which owned and managed the Jiffy Lube locations.

Archon Group and Pioneer Natural Resources: Dallas CASA Classic Contributes $1.15 Million to Help Abused Children

Archon Group, L. P. and Pioneer Natural Resources joined forces to host the Dallas CASA Classic, one of the highest grossing charity golf tournaments in Dallas. The event benefits Dallas CASA which provides advocates in court for abused children. A contribution of $1,150,000 was presented to Beverly Levy, executive director of Dallas CASA, during the… Keep Reading »

U.S. Chamber of Commerce and RecruitMilitary Hold Veteran Job Expo in Irving March 1

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will present a hiring event for military veterans at the Irving Convention Center on Thursday, March 1. This event, the Hiring Our Heroes/RecruitMilitary Veteran Opportunity Expo, is part of a nationwide initiative by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to increase the hiring… Keep Reading »

TXU Energy and City of Dallas Open New Electric Car Chargers

TXU Energy and the City of Dallas opened two new electric vehicle charging stations at Dallas City Hall on Monday. Irving-based TXU is funding the stations, which are open to city employees and the public. TXU plans to install three more stations in Dallas and about a dozen across the Dallas-Fort Worth area. TXU will… Keep Reading »

Sound Productions Inc. signs Seven Year Lease for 26k Square Feet of Industrial Space

Sound Productions Inc. has signed a seven-year lease for 25,787 square feet of industrial space at Parc 114 business center in Irving. Ryan Boozer of Mercer Co. represented the tenant, a supplier of professional sound equipment. The company will use the space as both a showroom and distribution center. Blake Kendrick and Jeremy Kelly with… Keep Reading »

Irving Heritage Society to host Author and Former Irving Resident Susan A. Hyde

The Irving Heritage Society will host a program by author and former Irving resident Susan A. Hyde on March 22 at 7pm in the Central Library auditorium, 801 West Irving Blvd. A former English teacher, Ms. Hyde also managed multiple political campaigns for 25 years.  She volunteered in numerous civic projects as well before returning… Keep Reading »