Tag Archives: McAllen Chamber of Commerce

McAllen Business Power Network

Join the McAllen Chamber of Commerce at the Business Power Network with sponsor The Lil’ Lingerie House. Come accelerate your connections and develop new leads while also marketing your business at no cost Grow your business and build your business contact list with the McAllen Chamber of Commerce and its members. You must call in advance to reserve a seat at 956-682-2871.

McAllen, Aeromar and Mexico Stronger Together

McAllen representatives in Mexico CIty

The City of McAllen recently participated in key government and business meetings in Mexico City. Officials traveled to the area to forge stronger tourism and ties, while also increasing awareness of Aeromar Airlines’s non-stop flights. The meetings provided an opportunity for preliminary discussions to begin the process of forging Sister City ties with Mexico City. City of McAllen officials visited Mexico’s capitol city to continue promoting Aeromar’s non-stop route from McAllen…

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1 Million Cups McAllen

1 Million Cups McAllen

1 Million Cups McAllen is a free program where the community connects with entrepreneurs. Take in a cup of coffee while the McAllen Chamber of Commerce engages attendees in a six-minute presentation. Following is 20 minutes of Q&A with two local entrepreneurs. Network with other entrepreneurs, give feedback to other entrepreneurs, learn about our local ecosystem and its startups, or sign up to present.

I&E Network – “The Journey of Salsa El Gallo – A Food Manufacturer”

Juan Lopez

The food industry seems to be growing in the Rio Grande Valley. Many startups have been popping throughout the region. It is easy to start a food business, but difficult to scale it. Juan Lopez, owner of Las Delicias Distributors LLC, will present on how he started a salsa business, the challenges he faced and what is next for his business. His business has been in operation since September 2011.…

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Good Day McAllen Luncheon

Good Day McAllen

Join the McAllen Chamber of Commerce as it introduces its newest chamber members to the community of McAllen at the next Good Day McAllen Luncheon. Admission is $25. RSVP by emailing bcardenas@mcallenchamber.com or calling 956-682-2871.

Lunch & Learn: Leading in Customer Service

Speaker Barbara Baggerly-Hinojosa of Leadership Empowerment Group

Current research on customer service indicates that employees who exhibit the leadership skills closely associated with effective customer service tend to stay in their organizations longer and are more committed to the work. Training employees on how to effectively listen to customers, quickly and effectively deal with concerns, and properly communicate with important information to customers and other employees is essential in today’s organizations. In the sessionm, participants will learn: The…

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Delegation Gears up for McAllen Day in Mexico

McAllen Convention Center (photo McAllen.net/City of McAllen)

The McAllen Convention and Visitors Bureau is gearing up for its annual McAllen Day in Mexico City on March 28. Organizing and making the event possible is a huge undertaking that involves city government, the Chamber of Commerce and La Plaza Mall. Delegates are also instrumental, including travel agents, tour operators and hotel representatives in promoting the city’s amenities and shopping opportunities. In all, it will be a delegation of…

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1 Million Cups McAllen

1 Million Cups McAllen

1Million Cups McAllen is a free program where the community connects with entrepreneurs. Coffee is provided while attendees engage in a six-minute presentation. Following is 20 minutes of Q&A with two local entrepreneurs. Attendees may network with other entrepreneurs, give feedback to other entrepreneurs, learn about our local ecosystem and its startups. A sign up is available to present as well.

McAllen Business Power Network

Join the McAllen Chamber of Commerce at the Business Power Network sponsored by Vantage Bank. Accelerate your connections, develop new leads and market your business at no cost. Grow your business and build your business contact list with the McAllen Chamber of Commerce and its members. You must call in advance to reserve a seat at 956-682-2871

“Sizzling in the Tropics” BBQ Cook-off

The McAllen Chamber of Commerce and H-E-B present “Sizzling in the Tropics” BBQ Cook-off. The event features 30 local BBQ Cook-off teams competing to see who creates the best chicken wings, pulled pork, ribs, brisket, charro beans and pan de campo. Attendees can sample all the meats plus a beverage garden and live music performed by four local bands. The cook-off will also feature a classic car show by the South Texas MOPAR Car…

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