Irving Chamber Hosted Supplier Update on Export-Import Bank

The Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce held an industry update for North Texas suppliers on the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank of the United States. The event took place on August 18, 2014 at the Omni Mandalay Hotel – Las Colinas. One hundred aerospace suppliers from across North Texas attended. GE, Boeing and Aviall… Keep Reading »

The Ice Bucket Challenge hits Irving City Hall (Video)

Presented by: ICTN The Irving, Texas, Mayor and other City Council members take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

Irving Chamber’s Joy Goodrum joins Leadership North Texas Class

By NORTH TEXAS COMMISSION The North Texas Commission, a regional consortium of businesses, municipalities and higher education institutions that markets, advocates and fosters collaboration for the North Texas region, announces the members of its sixth program year of Leadership North Texas. Oncor is presenting sponsor for the program. Since the program launched in 2008, Leadership… Keep Reading »

Irving Chamber will host leadership simulcast Oct. 10

Mark Fenner, CEO of Rise Performance Group, is bringing the John Maxwell L2: Learn-Lead Simulcast to Dallas on Oct. 10. Their company teaches CEOs, executives, managers and others how to lead using the principles of John Maxwell. “L2: Learn-Lead is an exciting new simulcast in a live, half-day format designed to motivate and inspire attendees… Keep Reading »

Nonprofit Family Promise of Irving will host Annual Steps & Strides fundraiser Sept. 6

By FAMILY PROMISE Family Promise of Irving will host its 4th Annual Steps & Strides 5K, 10K and one-mile fun run Sept. 6 at Hackberry Creek Church, 2000 Kinwest Parkway in Irving.   Registration starts at 7 a.m. The one-mile family fun run and walk starts at 8 a.m. and the 5K and 10K start… Keep Reading »

DART Orange Line Airport Connection Opens (Video)

Presented by: ICTN The DART Orange Line now extends to DFW International Airport. See some of the Grand Opening celebrations, and find out why community leaders have worked toward this goal for so long. Learn more, and find a trip planner at

Irving ISD lowers tax rate

Presented by: NeighborsGo The Irving ISD school board has adopted the budget and lowered the tax rate for the 2014-15 school year. The board unanimously voted to lower the school district’s property tax rate by three cents, decreasing the overall tax rate from $1.465 to $1.435 per $100 of assessed value. This is the first… Keep Reading »

Final HP Byron Nelson Championship raises $5.6 million

Presented by: Dallas Business Journal The 2014 HP Byron Nelson Championship, which is now known as the AT&T Byron Nelson Championship, raised $5.6 million for Momentous Institute with the help of the Salesmanship Club of Dallas. With the latest fundraising efforts, the Salesmanship Club — a service organization with more than 600 business leaders —… Keep Reading »

Irving Chamber Hosts North Texas Congressional Leaders at Inaugural Congressional Roundtable

The Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce hosted Congressman Kenny Marchant, Congressman Marc Veasey, Congressman Pete Sessions, and Bill Hammond with Texas Association of Business (TAB) at its inaugural Congressional Roundtable on Monday, August 18. The Irving Chamber’s 2014 Congressional Roundtable was held at the Omni Mandalay Hotel – Las Colinas. Texas Association of Business… Keep Reading »

Irving Music Factory will host groundbreaking event Aug. 30

By ARK Group North Carolina-based ARK Group has announced it will host a groundbreaking ceremony for the Music Factory Entertainment Center at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 30. The ceremony will take place on the future site of the project (300-380 W. Las Colinas Blvd.), next to the Irving Convention Center in Las Colinas. The event… Keep Reading »