News for Chamber

Thursday, December 13, 2018
Countywide Town Hall Meeting  Regarding: Bluebonnet Haven youth treatment facilityTuesday December 186:00 p.m. Washington County Events Center at the Fairgrounds   Attend this town hall meeting to hear about the status of this new youth facility constructed on Hwy. 36 South across from the Brenham State Supported Living Center   The public is invited. Free admission.  
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Thursday, December 13, 2018
    The Washington County Chamber of Commerce & Economic Development Foundation of Brenham have announced the date of their upcoming AnnualBanquet and the featured speaker.  Brenham native Tyson Voelkel, President of the Texas A&M Foundation, will be the keynote speaker at the banquet to be held on Tuesday, February 5, at Fireman’s Training Center in Brenham.  The theme of the banquet is “Shaping ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, December 03, 2018
As the end of the year approaches, it is time to start thinking about who deserves the honor of being selected for the 2018 Man and Woman of the Year-Lifetime Achievement Awards.This is a long-standing tradition of the Washington County Chamber, recognizing the achievements of two extra-special individuals each year.  The tradition includes the announcement of the winners at the Annual Banquet of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, November 07, 2018
The 8-week Dale Carnegie Program teaches people how to stretch their abilities, tackle complex challenges with self-confidence and move beyond their comfort zone. Companies know that ever stronger business results are tied to the quality of “the human asset.”  Does the Dale Carnegie training make a difference?  You’ll see it in business results as employees stretch their abilities, tackle complex ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education, Chamber
Wednesday, October 03, 2018
The Washington County Chamber of Commerce promotes buying local year-round and the holiday season is the perfect time of year to reinforce awareness of the benefits of shopping local first. In order to boost consumer interest prior to the annual Black Friday sales peak, the Chamber is assisting its members to step up promotions in October and November.  Statistics indicate that most holiday ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Press Release
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
When it comes to credit card processing, obtaining the best rates and customer service is important to your bottom line. That’s why the Washington County Chamber has partnered with Infintech to deliver a member benefit program that can cut credit card processing rates as much as 40%.   Will Watson, Infintech advisor, will help you discover exactly what you’re currently paying and how to unearth ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Local Chambers from across the state of Texas convened in Grapevine, Texas June 18-20 for the annual Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives (TCCE) Leadership Conference. The TCCE Annual Excellence Awards banquet was held on June 19th and honored chambers for exceptional efforts in marketing, communications and media outreach. Awards were judged in seven categories: Brochures, Maps, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, June 21, 2018
At the Small Business Forum hosted in Brenham on June 12, six local businesses received an impressive distinction, having been selected as the “Small Business of the Year” for 2018.  The awards were given out in two categories: businesses with 1-25 employees and those with 26-100.  The Small Business Forum was co-hosted by the Brenham/Washington County Chamber, Burleson County Chamber and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release