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Pioneer Sponsors

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Forerunner Sponsors

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Corporate Sponsors

  • BBVA Compass
  • Carranco & Lawson, CPA’s
  • David & Lulu Newman
  • H. E. Butt Grocery Co.
  • Killam Development Co.
  • Laredo Medical Center
  • Laredo Morning Times
  • McDonald’s Restaurants of Laredo
  • Neel Title Corporation
  • Port of Corpus Christi
  • Rheem Manufacturing Co.
  • San Isidro Ranch
  • Union Pacific Railroad
  • Wells Fargo

Centennial Gala & Dinner

Celebrate our Centennial Anniversary in Grand Style!

Celebrating 10 decades of growth, investment, and driving business…

Featuring Nationally Recognized TV analyst and co-host of Fox NFL Sunday, and former Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback – TERRY BRADSHAW.

MUSIC, DINNER & COCKTAILS
Thursday, May 7, 2015 – 6:30 p.m.
Laredo Energy, Arena
$150 per person Chamber Members
$175 per person General Admission
$2,000 Reserved table in preferred area (8 seats)

For tickets and table reservations CLICK HERE.

For additional information, call (956) 722-9895 or email liz@laredochamber.com

Sponsorship Opportunities

Your Laredo Chamber of Commerce is turning 100 years strong. One hundred years of representing our business community.

CLICK HERE FOR SPONSOR PACKAGES

Events

March

  • Legislative Trip to Washington, DC: March 2-5
  • Five Star Service Awards: March 12 – Embassy Suites 6:30 p.m.
  • Centennial Speaker Series: March 18 – IBC Annex Building 8:00 a.m.

April

  • 100th Anniversary Commemorative Ceremony & Proclamation: April 1 – Laredo Chamber 10:00 a.m.

May

  • 100th Anniversary Centennial Celebration Dinner & Gala: May 7 – Laredo Energy Arena 6:00 p.m.
  • Teacher Appreciation & Texas A&M School Bell Awards: May 14 – Texas A&M Intl. University 6:00 p.m.

June

  • Centennial Speaker Series: June 3 – IBC Annex Building 8:00 a.m.
  • Professional Development Business Expo: June 24 – Laredo Country Club 8:00 a.m.

July

  • 4th of July Membership BBQ & Picnic: July 4 – LTBD TBD

August

  • Centennial Speaker Series: Aug. 12 – IBC Annex Building 8:00 a.m.
  • Distinguished Business Awards:  Aug. – Laredo Country Club 12:00 p.m.

September

  • Bola Blanca Chamber Classic: Sept. 7 – Laredo Country Club 7:00 a.m.
  • Cola Blanca Big Buck Contest: Sept. 12 – Laredo Civic Center 5:30 p.m.
  • End of Year Awards Ceremony: Sept. 24 – Laredo Country Club 12:00 p.m.

About the Laredo Chamber of Commerce

The Laredo Chamber of Commerce was founded in 1915. We are the oldest established business organization in Laredo, TX — the most important commercial port on the U.S. – Mexico border.

We represent over 650 members in various industries ranging from financial institutions and retailers to transportation, logistics and service providers.

The Laredo Chamber of Commerce is accredited by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce with a 4-star accreditation rating. It is a member of the Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC), the American Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE), and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

The 100th Anniversary Centennial Celebration officially kicked off on January 21st with a Campaign Unveiling Event, where a new marketing campaign, celebration logo, and schedule of events will be presented.

The year-long festivities will include numerous business and social events for Chamber members and the Laredo public. A highlight of the celebration will be a Centennial Gala featuring a nationally recognized keynote speaker, music, dancing and surprises.   

The momentous occasion celebrates over 10 decades of significant milestones that the Laredo Chamber has reached and established since its founding in 1915. This landmark birthday positions the Laredo Chamber among a small and elite group of chambers throughout the country that have reached the 100-year mark.

The Laredo Chamber of Commerce is the oldest established business organization in Laredo, Texas and represents over 650 members in various industries ranging from financial institutions and retailers to transportation, logistics and service providers.

The Laredo Chamber of Commerce is accredited by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce with a 4-star accreditation rating. It is a member of the Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC), the American Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE), and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

For more details on the 100th Anniversary Centennial celebration visit laredochamber.com and stay connected on Facebook at Laredo Chamber of Commerce.

NETWORK

Connect with new prospective and fellow professionals through the diverse Chamber business community.

 

PARTNERSHIP

Build opportunities with your Chamber connections. A variety of industries come together at your Chamber.

 

SMALL BUSINESS

Grow your community presence through participating in Chamber activities and take part in Small Business Saturday.

 

IDEAS

Creative solutions are a hand shake away. Relate with fellow Chamber professionals and discover your next big idea.

 

COMMUNITY

Be a part of your ever growing Chamber. Join our vibrant committees and gain confidence in knowing you are supported.

 

PARTICIPATION

Getting involved is the key to success – participating in a Chamber committee and meet other key players.

 

COMMUNICATION

Stay informed on the latest business happenings in the community; and communicate with other businesses.

 

COMMERCE

Drive sales and traffic to your retail business by learning how the Chamber can be a part of your success.

 

TOURISM

Support the Chamber’s tourism initiatives and participate in annual marketing and promotional programs that can help bring tourism to Laredo.

 

STRATEGY

Discuss your next big move with like-minded professionals. Chamber members have a wealth of experience and are happy to offer advice.

 

SUPPORT

Help your business grow with the many tools the Chamber offers. Attend seminars and workshops, review job postings and benefit from exclusive Chamber offers.

 

INFORMATION

The Chamber community is a great source and platform for sharing beneficial knowledge. Every member has something unique to share.

 

B2B

Fellow members are always eager to learn about your products and services. Connect and expand your network.

 

OPPORTUNITY

The Chamber offers dozens of opportunities to grow your business and your career.

 

ONLINE MARKETING

Take advantage of the Chamber’s many online resources to help promote your business.

 

EDUCATION

Expand your knowledge and get the business skills needed to excel through exclusive seminars, workshops, and resources.

 

RECOGNITION

The Chamber recognizes companies and individuals throughout the year for their achievements in business and customer service.

 

EXPOSURE

What a better way to promote your business – Expose it! Take advantage of the Chamber’s many FREE opportunities to showcase your business.

 

ADVOCACY

As a member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Laredo Chamber will represent your business regionally and nationally.

 

SAVINGS

Chamber members receive numerous benefits including a savings plan with discounts on shipping, office supplies, and more!