Workshop highlights include: Personal vs. Business Expenses: How do you distinguish between them? Depreciation: How does one categorize? What is its purpose? Capital vs. Deductible Expenses: What is allowed? Is it necessary for my business? Admission is $15 per person. RSVP by calling 956-542-4341
Join the Brownsville Chamber of Commerce for an Ugly Sweater Membership Appreciation Holiday Mixer. Attendees are asked to bring a toy valued at $10 to support the “Christmas for Kids” Project with the Brownsville Police Department.
Workshop provides tips, tools, and techniques for a knock-your-socks-off service! Presented by Arturo Gonzalez from the UTRGV Small Business Development Center. Attendees will learn: Why customer service is so important to the success of your organization How to meet customer expectations and satisfy their needs How to deliver excellent customer service To become a powerful problem solver Registration is $15 per person. RSVP by calling 956-542-4341.
Join the Brownsville Chamber of Commerce as they recognize chamber directors and committee chair who have demonstrated their community involvement and outstanding service. Tickets are $40 single seat; $500 for the Chairman’s Circle Partner table for eight; $250 for four seats as a Board Member Partner; and $125 for two seats as a Committee Partner. Registration begins at 11 a.m. with the program following from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Get a meaningful gift, just in time for the holiday season, while supporting local small businesses. Free admission. Limited vendor spots available. Exhibitor booths are $30 and include one six-foot table, two chairs and linen.
Presented by Frost Treasury Management Vice President Sonia Cano and Frost Corporate Banking Senior Vice President Patti Ayala. Lunch is provides and prizes awarded. RSVP by Nov. 6 to Jose Aleman, 956-313-9969.
Get a return on your business investment. Learn four marketing factors to consider, why customer service counts, and the “do’s and don’ts” for businesses participating in trade shows. Presented by Arturo Gonzalez of the UTRGV SBDC. RSVP, 956-542-4341.
Early bird registration through Sept. 11 The Brownsville Chamber of Commerce is now accepting exhibitors for its Business to Botana Expo. The expo is a public event where businesses and non-profits may showcase their products and services. The Business Expo takes place at the Brownsville Events Center Sept. 27 from 2-5:30 p.m. It is followed by the Botana Expo from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Early bird registration is through Sept. 11 for…
The Brownsville Chamber of Commerce board of directors host an evening celebrating 80 years of the chamber. Cocktail reception begins at 5 p.m., followed by a program and dinner at 6 p.m. Business attire required.
Business owners are invited to attend a seminar, hosted by the Brownsville Chamber of Commerce, the Women’s Business Center of Cameron County and the UTRGV Small Business Development Center on wage and hour regulations. “Wage and Hour for Small Businesses” give business owners a better understanding of labor laws. A U.S. Department of Labor Wage & Hour representative will discuss the applicability of federal labor laws, record-keeping requirements, minimum wage…