Annual BEST In Irving Awards recognizes business community and leaders selected by the public

The BEST in Irving awards celebration recognized winners from an online contest selected by the public. Over 30,000 votes were submitted! The annual celebration, sponsored by the Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce, was held at the Texas Musicians Museum on April 21. Fox 4 news anchor, Steve Eagar, served as celebrity emcee for the… Keep Reading »

Billingsley Co. ready to go with another office building at Cypress Waters

Billingsley Co. has hired a contractor to build the next office project in its booming Cypress Waters development. Adolfson & Peterson Construction said Monday that it will build the 4-story, 225,000-square-foot office project at 9111 Cypress Waters Blvd north of LBJ Freeway. The building will be finished in mid 2017. The project was designed by… Keep Reading »

DFW Airport Terminal E renovations

DFW International Airport opened a renovated section of Terminal E. It’s gates E11 through E17, along with the ticketing hall for Alaska Airlines and Delta Air Lines. New shops, restaurants, and a parking garage are among the other new additions. Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport warmly welcomes more than 63 million customers along their journey… Keep Reading »

Video: Delaware at Heritage Crossing groundbreaking

Leaders gathered to break ground on The Delaware at Heritage Crossing, a community of forty homes that will be built along Delaware Creek. Starting prices are expected to be in the $200s. Heritage Crossing is bound by West Pioneer Drive, Britain Road, Shady Grove Road and MacArthur Boulevard. Thirty-eight of these acres are now gathered… Keep Reading »

NEC Donates $112,000 to Irving’s Family Advocacy Center

The NEC Foundation donates $112,000 to Irving’s Family Advocacy Center. The money will be used to develop a teen area, and improve other resources for crime victims.  NEC Corporation of America is based in Irving. As an Information and Communications Technology (ICT) leader, NEC brings together and integrates technology and expertise to create the ICT-enabled… Keep Reading »

Construction kicks off on new Irving industrial park

Developer Jackson-Shaw plans to build a new 50-acre industrial park in Irving. Called Parc GSW, the industrial park will be on State Highway 161 and will start opening late this year. The 2-building development will contain 682,491 square feet of space. Jackson-Shaw is building in project in partnership with Clarion Partners. “We believe this is… Keep Reading »

Chamber member, Dent Zone, announces the creation of AutoBodyguard, Inc.

Dent Zone Companies, the leader in Paintless Dent Repair (PDR), has announced the creation of AutoBodyguard, Inc., a division offering a complete line of automotive appearance programs and vehicle protection products. The products, which include interior and exterior vehicle protection, also encompass additional consumer coverage benefits such as tire and wheel, windshield, automobile deductible reimbursement… Keep Reading »

Early voting begins tomorrow! View the candidates forum on-demand

The League of Women Voters of Irving recently hosted a Candidates Forum that featured Irving City Council and Irving ISD School Board candidates. Participants included: Irving School Board Place 5: Lee Mosty and Adrian Jenkins Irving City Council Place 1 (single member): John Danish and Loren Byers Place 2 (at-large): Allan Meagher, Shamima Mondal and Tom Spink… Keep Reading »

Small Business Services Committee needs your input

The Small Business Services Committee is dedicated to the success of small businesses through networking and communication. The Committee focuses on developing programs and events to meet the needs of small businesses. Please take a few minutes to take this brief 6-question survey. Your input will assist us with effectively evaluating our current Chamber networking… Keep Reading »

Business owners invited to Midtown Express task force meeting

SouthGate Constructors, the lead contractor for the Midtown Express project, will host its next Business Owner Task Force 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, April 27 at its Field Office, 2220 Chemsearch Blvd., Suite 100. Any businesses or business representatives along or near the Midtown Express Corridor are invited. The meeting is intended for business owners along… Keep Reading »