Tag Archives: Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce

Mission Foodpreneur Fest Benefits Food Pantry

The City of Mission plans to honor its food and restaurant entrepreneurs at its first Foodpreneur.

The City of Mission is celebrating its entrepreneurs in the food industry with its first-ever Foodpreneur Fest on Oct. 24. It plans to use the event as a fundraiser for the city’s food pantry. The city is partnering with the Mission Economic Development Council and the Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce in hosting the event on Oct. 24 at 6 p.m. at the Mission Events Center. Attendees at the event…

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GMCC Awards Gala: A Circus Extravaganza

The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual Awards Gala. Prepare for a night of Circus Extravaganza beginning at 6:30 p.m. The evening features dinner and awards from 7-8 p.m. and live music beginning after. Cocktail attire. Complimentary valet parking is available. For tickets and more information, contact the chamber. TIckets and sponsorships are also available via Eventbrite.

Buenas Tardes Luncheon: Rebrand Your Purpose!

Buenas Tardes

Join the Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce for a panel discussion on the economic development within the City of Mission businesses. The discussion also addresses historical elements, including La Lomita. Panel of experts includes: Daniel Silva, CEO of Mission EDC Cynthia Stojanović, museum director of Mission Historical Museum Ben Olivarez, owner and treasurer of Barrera Supply Co. Gabe Puente, owner of RGVision Media Contact the chamber for more information or tickets, or register online.

Buenas Tardes Luncheon

Judge Richard Cortez

The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce hosts its quarterly Buenas Tardes Luncheon with keynote speaker Judge Richard Cortez. Cortez will share his vision for the business community in Hidalgo County. Sponsorships, including those for tables, are available. To view the packet of opportunities, contact the Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce. Tickets and sponsorships are available online.

The Power of Meaning for Effective Leadership in Today’s Workplace

meaning leadership

The increasing number of millennials and younger employees who make up the workforce is requiring leaders to pay attention to workplace culture in order to succeed in fulfilling their mission. One approach is to build workplace cultures that are grounded in and also foster meaning in team members’ lives. If you manage an organization or lead a team, this workshop will provide: an overview of the importance of meaning in the…

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Mission Chamber Banquet Oct. 5

Mission Chamber banquet

The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce celebrates its annual banquet Oct. 5 with “Fiesta Miami!” The evening will include the Chamber Choice Awards along with recognitions of Mr. Mission and the First Lady of Mission. Attendees will take in the sights, sounds and flavors of Miami with live music, dinner, dancing and drinks. The evening kicks off with a cocktail hour from 6-7 p.m., followed by dinner and awards from…

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Mission Chamber Supplies Backpacks

More than 2,000 backpacks complete with school supplies have made their way to Mission Consolidated Independent School District thanks in part to the Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce. The backpacks made their way into the hands of students Aug. 2 at Veterans Memorial High School during a Back to School Bash. More than 4,000 people, including students and families, were in attendance for the event. Offerings also included free haircuts, free eye screenings,…

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Mission Chamber Receives Recognition

Mission Chamber TCCE marketing award

The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce‘s marketing campaign of “Go Mission” is one of the best in Texas according to the Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives. The chamber took home second place in Marketing Campaigns June 19 at TCCE‘s annual Excellence Awards. “Chambers of Commerce are the voice of business and quite often the communities they serve,” said Aaron Cox of TCCE.  “This highly competitive process demonstrates how these organizations…

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