News for Chamber

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Texas, March 19, 2019 – Natalie Saikowski Goertz has been named as Senior Vice President at Guaranty Bank & Trust in Conroe, serving in a dual role as Treasury Management Officer and Community Development Officer effective March 4, 2019.  Troy England, Houston Area Chairman, and Nick Davis, Conroe Regional President, are pleased to announce the Board of Directors’ ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 06, 2019
In 1934, the world was in the Great Depression, Hitler named himself Fuehrer of Germany, Mussolini was Prime Minister of Italy and Roosevelt was President of the United States. The continuing Midwest drought destroyed 35 million acres of farmland in Oklahoma, and President Roosevelt instituted public works programs to build roads, dams and bridges to create jobs. Unemployment was at 22 percent. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Community, Education, General News Article
Thursday, January 03, 2019
The best way to spread the word about your business is by making connections. Whether you're new to the local community or a veteran company that has been around for decades, your reputation grows as you engage in other influential entities within your community. That's why so many businesses choose to join a chamber of commerce. These resourceful organizations are made to help local businesses ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Papers/Research
Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Natalie Saikowski Goertz of The Woodlands has been named President of Executive Women’s Alliance in Montgomery County effective January 1, 2019.  Saikowski Goertz is an entrepreneur and Executive Vice President of Mr. Rooter Plumbing in The Woodlands.  She has served as Executive Women’s Alliance Vice President of Programs and most recently as President-Elect last year.   “I am so honored to be ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Thursday, December 20, 2018
Randie Morton, Vice President of Better Bookkeepers in The Woodlands, has be named President effective January 1, 2019. Randie has been with Better Bookkeepers since June 2012, working her way up from Senior Bookkeeper to Manager and then Vice President. Prior to joining Better Bookkeepers, Randie was the Director of Finance at The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce. Randie serves as President of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Modern ribbon-cutting ceremonies symbolize new beginnings, as similar ceremonies have done for centuries. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is often organized by a city's chamber of commerce when a new business becomes a member or opens a new location. The ceremony is reminiscent of wedding customs that symbolized the start of a marriage partnership but a new business is presented rather than a new ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Chamber, Education, General News Article
Monday, November 26, 2018
Why buy local? By choosing local and independent businesses, you not only enjoy a more personal experience, you help: BUILD COMMUNITY! The casual encounters you enjoy at neighborhood–scale businesses and the public spaces around them build relationships and community cohesiveness. They’re the ultimate social networking sites! STRENGTHEN YOUR LOCAL ECONOMY! Each dollar you spend at independent ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
During H-E-B’s Help End Hunger campaign, customers were encouraged to donate $1, $3 or $5 at the checkout, adding the amount to their final grocery bill. As a result, $20,000 was raised for the Montgomery County Food Bank. Help End Hunger, which ran in all H-E-B stores across Texas, provided awareness about hunger issues as well as senior and family nutrition. This action continues H-E-B’s ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Monday, October 22, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Last week, U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (R-TX08) hosted the Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce in our nation’s capital. During their time in Washington, the Chamber met with Congressman Brady, Texas Senators Ted Cruz and John Cornyn, and federal agency officials to discuss how tax reform is benefiting the Conroe community and other shared priorities such as workforce ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Political