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Chamber Latte: Your Monday Morning eNews
October 12, 2020
Greetings! Here's what you'll find in this week's Chamber Latte:
New This Week:
  • Happy Columbus Day! Office Closed
  • NEW Office Location
  • Top Ambassadors
  • Luncheon Recognition: New Members, Renewing Partners, Event Partners, Door Prize Thank You

Upcoming Events
  • Business Builder in NORTHLAKE
  • Halloween on the Green Golf Classic
  • Golf Classic Social Mixer
  • Women in Business Luncheon
  • Lone Star Legislative Report
  • Chamber Trip to France
  • Ribbon Cuttings!
COVID-19
  • Business Resources

In Every Issue:
  • Chamber Marketplace
  • MemberPlus App
  • Chamber Calendar
  • 2020 Community, Member & Event Partners
Happy Columbus Day!
Honoring the Pioneering Spirit
Today we honor the pioneering and exploring spirit that drives innovation, progress and new heights!

Many thanks to all of our entrepreneurs, small business owners, community leaders and business professionals who generate this spirit every day!
The Chamber is closed for Columbus Day.
We Moved!
New Office Location!
We're so excited to have moved into the Chamber's new, stand-alone office building. Now you can find us at 381 West Byron Nelson Blvd., Roanoke.

Our phone # is the same: 817-837-1000

Details about co-working options, leasable office space and rentable conference rooms will be announced soon. Stay tuned!
Many thanks to Community Storehouse, iOffice and all of the wonderful volunteers who helped us load, unload and unpack. We greatly appreciate your help!
2020 Election Countdown
Early Voting Starts October 13
October 13 - Early Voting Starts
October 23 - Last Day to Request a Mail-in Ballot
October 30 - Early Voting Ends
November 3 - Election Day
Top Ambassadors
Congratulations to our top Ambassadors! We appreciate your volunteering spirit and hard work on behalf of the Metroport Chamber!
Ambassador of the 3rd Quarter

Warren Mills
Apex Mechanical Services
Ambassador of the Month - September

Toribia Alonzo
35 WEST Magazine by Murray Media
New Members
Please welcome the following New Members recognized at the Membership Luncheon:

360 Consulting
The Anthony Law Firm
Eric Dailey Real Estate Team, Business Member
First National Bank, Advisory Partner
Skinny Performance Weight Loss
Stone Surgical Arts
V3 Consulting Engineers, LLC, Business Member
Washburn Air
Westlake Wealth Management
WoodSpring Suites – N. Fort Worth Texas Speedway, Advisory Partner
Member Partners
Thanks to the following Renewing Partners recognized at the Membership Luncheon:

Chairman’s Circle
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance

President’s Circle
FastSigns Alliance
Tri-County Electric Cooperative

Advisory Partners
BBVA
Trophy Club Country Club
University of North Texas
Event Partner
Many thanks to the Town of Trophy Club, recognized at the Membership Luncheon as our newest Bronze Event Partner.

Pictured right:
Trophy Club Mayor Nick Sanders
Membership Luncheon Photos
Photo Credit: Mike Lewis Photography
Door Prize Thank You!
Many thanks to Lucas Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services for donating a door prize to the Membership Luncheon!
Promote Your Business
Ad Sales Now Open
Ad sales are now available for the Regional Community and Business Resource Guide.

Showcase your company, product or service to to our Metroport Region.

The deadline for ad space and artwork is November 2. Contact Kristen Barnard to reserve your space today!
Update Your Member Profile!
How Does Your Member Profile Look?
Do you have your company logo, photos, and sales points on your Member Profile? You can update by accessing your Member Profile here with your Chamber username and password. This is an added benefit to those Members with the enhance web package at Business Member Level or higher.

If you don't have the enhanced web package and would like to upgrade, please contact Mary Anne Weatherred at 817-837-1000.
Go Beyond the Brick!
Join the Beyond the Brick Capital Campaign!
The Chamber's new, Member-focused building is designed with co-working and small office lease space to help entrepreneurs and small businesses start, build and grow in our Metroport Region!

Our goal is to raise $600,000. There are three ways to join the Beyond the Brick Capital Campaign:

Support the Chamber!

Invest in Your Business Community!

Go Beyond the Brick!
  • 110% Club - Donate 10% of your annual renewal
  • Heritage Wall - $100 and $250 donations
  • Legacy Wall - Top investors with logo and naming rights recognition
Heritage Wall
Sample concept
$100 and $250 Donations
Leave your mark on the Metroport Region with a donation to the Heritage Wall, featuring wall plaques in an artistic design hung inside the Chamber's new building.

  • 4" x 8" plaque = $100

  • 8" x 8" plaque = $250
Commemorate your organization's Membership, recognize a loved one, or honor a fellow Chamber Member. Join the Beyond the Brick Capital Campaign. Donate today!
Vacation! April 2021
Travel to France!
Join us in April 2021 for a fabulous trip to Southern France. Enjoy the food, the artists, the lavender fields and more!

April 19 - 27, 2021
$3399 Member Pricing includes AIRFARE from DFW plus hotels, 7 breakfasts & 2 dinners, day trips, 9 days, 7 nights
Membership Certificates
New Design
We are excited to present our newly designed Member Certificates and hope you will display the document proudly at your business.

Each framed certificate features your Member name, the year you joined the Chamber, and a watermark of the Chamber’s new building.

All Members should receive their Member Certificate in the mail by the end of September. If you do not receive yours, please contact Mary Anne Weatherred directly. Thank you!
Send Us Your Pic!
Send us a pic with your Member Certificate, and we'll put it on social media!

Include your team, your logo, your smile... whatever you want along with the certificate. Get a little extra promo!

Email photos to Mary Anne Weatherred at MetroportInfo@MetroportChamber.org.
Business Builder in NORTHLAKE
Morning Networking
Wednesday, October 21
8 AM - 9 AM
The Ruby at Chadwick Commons, Northlake
FREE for Members and first-time visitors.

$20 General Admission, payable at the door.
Trick or Tee?
Happy Hole-ween!
Join us for the 20th Anniversary of our Annual Golf Classic presented by TexOp Construction! We look forward to another year of spooky Halloween fun and great networking.

Friday, October 30
Four Person Scramble
DFW Marriott Hotel & Golf Club
10 AM Registration
11 AM Shotgun Start
Register by October 23
Presented By
Golf Classic Social Mixer
Presented By
Metroport Chamber Members Only!
Join us at the end of the Golf Classic for a social mixer to celebrate the tourny's 20th Anniversary.

Wear your favorite costume (not required) and join us for after-hours networking!

All Members are invited!

Friday, October 30, 4 PM to 7 PM
The Paddock at Champions Circle
FREE Members-only Benefit
Must register in advance to attend.
Chamber Marketplace
Chamber Marketplace is a member benefit of the Metroport Chamber. You may receive ad(s) as part of your benefits. For advertising details and specs, please click here.
Women in Business Luncheon
Featured Speaker
Jeff Dearing
Financial Adviser
How Healthy is Your Financial Home?
Is it time to spruce up your financial home? Or do you need a complete remodel?

Join fellow Women in Business and hear Financial Adviser Jeff Dearing share how to set your financial home on a firm foundation.

Friday, November 6
11:30 AM - 1 PM
Trophy Club Country Club
Lone Star Legislative Report
Preview - 87th Legislative Session
Hear directly from our region's state senators and representatives about the issues to be addressed in the upcoming Texas Legislative Session.

Friday, November 20
11 AM - 1 PM
DFW Marriott Hotel & Golf Club
Presented by
Ribbon Cutting
Join Us for the Celebration!
October 21, 11:30 AM
12745 North Freeway, Fort Worth
Brewed Inspiration
MemberPlus App
Download MemberPlus Today!
  • FREE Member Benefit
  • To log-in, use your Chamber Username and Password
  • Forgot password? Click reset.
Coronavirus Business Resources
Helpful information for our Members: www.MetroportChamber.org/coronavirus
Chamber Calendar
THIS WEEK!
October 12 - Columbus Day | Chamber office closed

CURRENTLY SCHEDULED


October 23 - Deadline to register for Annual Golf Classic

October 30 - Annual Golf Classic



The Chamber Online
Contact Us
Metroport Chamber
600 E. Byron Nelson Blvd., Ste. 500
Roanoke, TX 76262
817.837.1000 
 
Sally Aldridge, IOM, President & CEO
Mary Anne Weatherred, Membership and Programs Manager
Carrie Kindel, Accounts Manager
Barbara Kovacevich, Events
Kristen Barnard, Membership Development
Christy Atkinson, Facility & Admin Support
Karen Granade, Leadership Program & Chamber Travel
Christina Weeks, Communications
 
Our Mission:
Create, promote, and enhance opportunity and growth for the business community.
 
PUBLIC HOURS: Monday - Friday 9 AM - 3 PM
The Chamber's office is open for business.
Please email, call or make an appointment to drop by the office
Please contact us at 817-837-1000 or MetroportInfo@MetroportChamber.org.
2020 Member Partners
Chairman's Circle
President's Circle
Community Partners
2020 Event Partners
Platinum
Gold
Silver
BPS Technology
Comfort Suites Roanoke
CoServ Electric
Fidelity Investments
Integrity Land Title, LLC
Legend Bank
Lucky Spur Ranch Retreat
McAdams Co.
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southlake
Wabtec
Bronze
City of Haslet
City of Roanoke
Northwest ISD
Town of Argyle
Town of Northlake
Town of Trophy Club
Town of Westlake
Metroport Chamber | 817-837-1000 | MetroportChamber.org