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If you need to cancel your reservation for any paid event, you must contact the chamber a minimum of 72 hours prior to the event in order to receive a refund.

November 9, 2015 

The Monday Memo highlights upcoming chamber programs and events, and provides relevant business content. We've recently redesigned our newsletter format to improve readability based on your feedback.

What's Happening
Lewisville Area Chamber Earns National Accreditation

The Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that after a comprehensive self-review, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce has awarded us with 4-star Accreditation. This prestigious honor puts us among the top 3 percent of chambers nationwide.  Learn More

Chamber Night Out

Don't miss this month's Chamber Night Out on Thursday, November 19. 

A special thanks to our event sponsors: Lewisville Morning, Lewisville Noon, and Flower Mound Rotary

Although there is no cost to attend, we need you to Register in order to provide a head count to our caterer, Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers.

Professional Development: Systems and 6 Steps to Massive Results

This session will teach you how to produce massive results. You will learn:
  • Leverage through people, systems, marketing and finance
  • KPIs (Key Performance Indicators)
  • Creating manuals and scripts
  • Positional contracts
Government Affairs

The Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce's Government Affairs Committee ensures that the business community's voice is heard at the city, county, state and national level. Learn More

LEADS Power Networking

Introduce yourself to an average of 60 area businesses this Friday at LEADS.

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Did You Know?

Did you know you can register for events, pay outstanding invoices, add hot deals / hot jobs, update your profile using your login credentials? 

Your login information was sent to you when you joined. If you need the information again, please contact Banicia Watts.

Business Food For Thought...
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Why We All Need to Give Up on Work-Life Balance Once and for All
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It is the most profitable time to sell a house since the Great Recession started in late 2007. Read More

From the President
This past year the board, volunteers, and staff of the Lewisville Area Chamber spent countless hours completing the Accreditation process. Our task: demonstrate competency in 9 core areas ranging from finance to facilities. The result of our hard work is evidenced by this impressive rating. We should all be extraordinarily proud of this milestone achievement. It was a true team effort.

A special thanks to Eyad Salloum of Weichert Realtors Classic for serving as the Accreditation Chair. I also must thank Reuben Brown of Commercial Bank of Texas, Chuck Clay of Northstar Bank of Texas, Dan Irvin of National American University, Art Locke of Focal Point Business Coaching, Carol Longacre of Longacre Construction, Ann Pape of Communities in Schools of North Texas, Mark Payne of Denco Area 9-1-1 District, Kellie Stokes of Stokes Law Firm and Freedom Title, Bobby Wall of Sage Payroll, and Jeff Whittaker of R. Jeffrey Whittaker, CPA for your work. The staff played an integral part in making sure items were completed and submitted on time.

Last, I think each member for your support and belief in the work that we do. Our Accreditation is a direct reflection of your engagement in the programs and events of the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce.

Be sure to stay in touch with all things Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce by liking us on Facebook, following us on Twitter, or watching our videos on YouTube. The Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce consistently has A LOT of very exciting things going on in our community that may benefit you, so be sure to stay connected with us.

At your service,
Ray Hernandez
President
Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce

Lewisville Chamber of Commerce | 972-436-9571 | info@lewisvillechamber.org | http://www.lewisvillechamber.org
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Lewisville, TX 75067