Action needed to protect Irving jobs

We are calling on you to help us in supporting a critical piece of legislation. Our United States Congressional leadership will vote on whether to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States- in the next 24 hours. The Ex-Im Bank is a critical tool for businesses of all sizes including several here in the… Keep Reading »

Irving Chamber welcomes 2015-2016 Chairman and keynote speaker Secretary of State Carlos H. Cascos

Presented by Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce The Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce will celebrate a successful year at its 83rd Annual Meeting on Thursday, October 29 at 11:30 a.m. at the Dallas Marriot-Las Colinas Hotel. The Chamber accomplished 20 national and international economic development wins resulting in 3417 jobs, $105.2 million in… Keep Reading »

Irving-based Envoy Air will host job fair on Oct. 27

Presented by Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce Irving-based Envoy Air Inc. will host a job fair on Tuesday, Oct. 27 at the Doubletree – North DFW Airport, 4441 W. John Carpenter Fwy. in Irving. Job fair will be held 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Jobseekers should bring a current resume, photocopy of high school diploma… Keep Reading »

HD Vest announces agreement to be acquired by Blucora, Inc.

Presented by HD Vest Financial Services Blucora, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOR) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement under which it will acquire the parent company of privately-held HD Vest Financial Services® (“HD Vest”) which is the holding company for the operating subsidiaries providing financial services under the HD Vest name. HD Vest Investment… Keep Reading »

Cyber security company Trend Micro to buy HP unit for $300 million

Presented by The Dallas Morning News Hoping to better address the threat posed by cyber criminals, Trend Micro International said Wednesday it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire HP TippingPoint, an Austin-based operation that offers “next-generation intrusion prevention systems and related network security” options. Trend Micro is a Japanese-based provider of security software that… Keep Reading »

Goodwill Dallas is hiring

Presented by Goodwill Industries Goodwill Industries of Dallas, Inc. has several openings. 2116 E. Belt Line Rd., Carrollton – Clerk $8.40 2935 N. Belt Line Rd., Irving – Clerk $8.40 919 W. Main Rd., Lewisville – Cashier $8.83, clerk $8.40 2440 S. I-35, Denton – PT Clerk $8.40 605 S. Custer Rd., Allen – Keyholder… Keep Reading »

City of Irving revenue opportunities

City of Irving The following revenue opportunities are available from the City of Irving: 040D-16F Fire Training & Apparatus Storage Facility 016D-16F Legislative and Transportation Consulting and Related Meeting and Event Planning Services 027M-16F Custodial Service for the Valley View Municipal Complex, Purchase of 2016 Harley Davidson Motorcycles with Police Package and Preventive Maintenance Service… Keep Reading »

Atmos Energy donates to Irving Fire Department

Presented by neighborsgo Celina Cardenas, on behalf of Atmos Energy, presented a $2,500 check to Irving Fire Chief Victor Conley to help benefit the Irving Fire Department’s Public Education Programs. Irving Fire Lt. Mike Chambers recently retired. He had 30 years of service with the department. In other Fire Department news, the department has completed… Keep Reading »

It’s a Westin: Irving announces brand of Irving Convention Center Hotel

Presented by City of Irving   The City of Irving announced today the new Convention Center at Las Colinas’ headquarters hotel will carry the Westin Hotels & Resorts brand. The proposed 12-story Irving Convention Center Hotel will provide approximately 350 rooms and 16,000 square feet of meeting space, which includes a 10,000-square-foot ballroom. Additionally, the… Keep Reading »

Employees from Irving-based VHA give back

Presented by neighborsgo From the Impacting Irving Facebook page, we saw that Irving-based VHA helped Keep Irving Beautiful with a community day last week. Twenty VHA employee volunteers spent the day applying a fresh coat of white paint to the fence at Senter Park Swimming Pool. Irving is fortunate to be the home of so… Keep Reading »