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NEWS & EVENTS
Board Names New Chamber President
The start of the Chamber's second century of service begins with the naming of Nancy Runge as its new President. Nancy previously worked for the Sachse, Texas, Chamber of Commerce (suburb of Dallas) with a membership of 175.
Nancy is a native of Oklahoma and a graduate of the University of Oklahoma. Her career has also included work for Sen. Don Nickles, Gov. Frank Keating, the American Council of Life Insurers and Touchstone Energy. She has served on the board of three Chambers and as an ambassador to three Chambers, as well as the three-term president of the Rockwall (TX) Breakfast Rotary Club.
Come by the office and meet Nancy and join us for the January Board Meeting, Jan. 19.
Welcome Our Renewing Members!
The Small Business Administration's Development Center of Oklahoma offers this free online seminar. For more info or to sign up, visit HERE.
NEW MEMBERS & RIBBON CUTTINGS
Covercraft Lends Help to Healthcare Workers
Covercraft Industries is lending its manufacturing and engineering capacity to quickly expand production of urgently needed Personal Protective Equipment, mainly gowns and masks, for healthcare workers and first responders fighting the Coronavirus pandemic.
“Covercraft’s expertise in working with non-woven specialty fabrics has allowed us to pivot our operations in the USA from crafting car covers, seat covers, and windshield sunscreens to helping provide hospitals and first responders with personal protective equipment incredibly fast”, says Clay Callan, President and COO of Covercraft Industries.
“Orders will begin shipping today and we have capacity to potentially build hundreds of thousands of units. As an industry leader in the product categories we manufacture, we felt it was our duty to step in and help our country in this time of need,” adds Callan.
Groups or organizations in need of these PPE products should contact Covercraft by calling (405)367-8930 or by email at email@example.com.
Field's Pies Featured
KWTV News 9 Oklahoma City features the delectable production that happens at Field's Pies, Pauls Valley. View the Nov. 21, 2019, feature here:
Celebrating Pauls Valley...