Tag Archives: South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce

SPI Coffee and Conversation


Join the South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce’s Coffee and Conversation as they discuss the latest plans on Spring Break 2019 “Texas Week.” Speakers include those from City of South Padre Island police and fire departments, and the SPI Convention Centre. Open to all chamber members and prospective members. Coffee will be served.    

Finding Solutions to Bad Behavior

Human resources expert Dr. Marco Garza talks with business people about progressive discipline in the workplace. (VBR)

One of the least favorite aspects of a supervisor’s job is having to discipline, and possibly terminate, an employee. It can be fraught with emotion and legal pitfalls if not done correctly. But there are ways to minimize the unpleasant and sometimes risky task. Former corporate human resources manager Marco E. Garza, who today serves as assistant chair and faculty with the Department of Management at the University of Texas…

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SPI Quarterly Public Affairs Luncheon

The South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce Business Services Education and Training Committee host Mayor Dennis Stahl for the annual “State of the Island” address. Admission is $18 for chamber members and $25 for future chamber members through Jan. 12. After Jan. 12, the price increases to $20 and $30.  Reservations made the day of the luncheon and walk-ins will be $30 for everyone.  No refunds will be made after…

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Coffee and Conversation

Devin K. Hotzel, stakeholder outreach manager for Enbridge Inc., discusses the economic impact of the ongoing construction and future operation of the 169-mile intrastate natural gas pipeline in South Texas. Coffee and Conversation is coordinated by the Government Affairs Committee. Guest Speakers are brought in to speak on topics of importance to the business community. Open to all South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce members and prospective members. Coffee and…

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SPI Chamber of Commerce annual membership meeting

The South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce recognizes those volunteers that have contributed their time and resources to the SPI community during the past year. Awards to be presented include: Directors’ Award Ambassadors’ Award Kukui Award Community Partner Award RGV Walk of Fame Committee Chairs will also be recognized for their valuable contributions to the success of the chamber during the past year. Tickets $18 for chamber members, $20 for…

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Mastering Your Memory Workshop

During this fast-paced workshop, learn how to recall names of clients and prospects, lead meetings or give presentations without using written notes, increase your overall memory skills, and recall forward and backwards. Presented by Direct Development Training, which delivers more than 100 live workshops per year. For more information, contact info@spichamber.com or 956-761-4412.