April 8, 2019
MONDAY MEMO
Our Mission: Promote economic growth of the business community.
President's Message
I wanted to send a quick reminder that we keep a calendar of events for organizations in Denton County at dentoncountycalendar.com . Check out the web site and if your event isn't listed, shoot me an email at lori@lewisvillechamber.org. This is a great clearing house for keeping up with major fundraising events and to avoid duplication of dates.

Scroll down for details about this Thursday's Lewisville Workforce Summit . This exciting event will connect employers and job seekers and bring to the forefront vital employment information and issues facing our community. Click to reserve your free spot today !

Check out the rest of this email for details on all our networking opportunities. And check  Facebook  for up-to-the-minute information so you won't miss a thing!!
 
I hope to see you often! We are, as always, better (and stronger) together !! 
 
Lori Fickling , IOM
President/CEO
Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce
Get Involved
Lewisville Workforce Summit
Thursday, April 11th
8:30AM - 2:30PM
April Sponsored By:
LEADs Power Networking
Friday, April 12
7:45 - 9 AM
PointBank Lewisville
Are you looking for a no-cost, welcoming, dynamic networking group? Join us every Friday morning for LEADS Power Networking. LEADS features a business spotlight, a chance to give your commercial, fun door prizes, and, of course, high-quality networking!

Location:
PointBank Lewisville
915 W. Main Street
Lewisville, Texas
Monthly Partnership Luncheon
Tuesday, April 23
11:30 AM - 1 PM
Join us this month as we hear from Kevin Deaver, Chief of Police for the City of Lewisville.

Monthly partnership luncheons are a great way to network with area business professionals and feature a luncheon speaker and presentations of Ambassador, Business, First Responder, School, Teacher and Student of the Month.

Location:
Courtyard by Marriott
4330 Courtyard Way
Flower Mound, Texas
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Chamber Night Out
Thursday, April 25
4 - 6 PM
Chamber Night Out is the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce's business after hours mixer. This is a great way to build relationships with other business professionals in the community in a relaxed setting.

Location:
Main Event Entertainment
2070 S. Stemmons Fwy
Lewisville, Texas
Upcoming Ribbon Cuttings
Greater Lewisville Community Theatre
Thursday, April 11
4 -5 PM
Chante Mexican Grill & Cantina
Tuesday, April 16
4 -5 PM
Prairie Creek Dental
Thursday, April 18
3 -4 PM
Ribbon Sponsor:
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New Member Mentions
The Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce would like to wish a warm welcome to our wonderful new members. We will be formally welcoming our new members into the Chamber during our Monthly Partnership Luncheons.

Member News
Allen Marsh named Chief Operating Officer of Medical City Lewisville
Allen Marsh, FACHE, has been named Chief Operating Officer (COO) of  Medical City Lewisville , and assumed the role on March 25.
 
Marsh has more than 13 years of healthcare experience, most recently serving as Vice President of Neuroscience, Orthopedics and Spine for HCA Healthcare’s Continental Division. During his tenure, he was responsible for volume growth and program development among the division’s eight hospitals, 19 ambulatory surgery centers, and more than 200 employed physicians and 12,000 employees across two states.
The upcoming  2019 North Texas U.S. Service Academies Forum  will be held this Saturday morning, April 13th at The Colony High School. The Forum, which is free and open to the public, will be held from 8:00 AM – 12:00 NOON.  

This informational forum will provide interested students grades eight through twelve an opportunity to learn more about our nation's service academies, requirements for admission and the selection process. 
Texas Women's State Bowling Tournament
The Texas Women's State Bowling Tournament is coming to Denton and Lewisville for 10 weeks from April 6-7th through June 15-16th. About 1,000 ladies will be visiting the area during this time. They are looking for coupons or donations for restaurants or fun activities to give out to the bowlers to use during their stay. If you are interested in giving, please contact Weida Scott, rtwlscott@aol.com.  
Lewisville ISD Community Connections
Lewisville ISD values its partners in the business community and is excited to offer a unique opportunity for you to connect with our 350+ new staff members at the first-ever Community Connections event. Community Connections is  only available  to local chamber members and nonprofit organizations. To learn more about participation levels and the application process, please visit:  lisd.net/communityconnections Get involved, make connections and join us as we welcome our new staff members to the Lewisville ISD community.
LISD Back to School Fair
The LISD Back-to-School Fair serves more than 4,000 students in our community with school supplies, vision exams, sports physicals, and much more!

Every penny of your donation goes to helping students; making a powerful and direct impact. Your donation is also tax-deductible.

In addition to sponsorships, we will be taking backpack donations with two drop-off locations from May through June.
Resources
Building Business Success
SCORE provides no-cost confidential one-on-one business counseling to help individual business owners succeed.
Schedule a Mentoring Session:
972-436-9571
Contact the North Texas SBDC at
940-498-6470 for free Business Counseling in Denton County.
Quick Links
Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce
972-436-9571