Chamber of Commerce Celebrates Milestones at Quarterly Luncheon

The Denton Chamber of Commerce quarterly membership luncheon (6/24) was one for the books. This sold out event was hosted at the University of North Texas’ Gateway Center. The event sponsor, DATCU, was excited to celebrate its 80th anniversary with keynote speaker, UNT president, Neal Smatresk. The event kicked off with networking and lunch as guests began to fill the Gateway Center.…

Came for the run & enjoyed the fun!

It was a breezy, beautiful, Saturday morning. Apogee Stadium looked warm and welcoming with the sun rising just above the horizon. The directional parking signs helped direct traffic to the designated location, where the very first #DentonMeansBusiness 5K & Fun Run events would unfold. Staff, volunteers, and partners arrived for setup with sleepy eyes, and…

The Work Force is Strong in Denton

As concerned parents, we want our kids to make the most practical decisions about their futures. After all, they will work in their chosen professions for the rest of their lives, right? Well, not necessarily. In today’s job market, it is perfectly natural to begin in one place and transition into different paths as time…

Recovery & Resident Independence!

Business Name: Solutions of North Texas Primary Representative: Scott Wisenbaker What does your business do? We are a highly structured and educational residential program designed to provide everything one needs to be successful in recovery. Our mission: Fighting addiction one family at a time. How long have you done business in Denton? Since 2006! How long…

“We are Denton. Original. Independent.”

The Denton Convention and Visitors Bureau has been working on a new, innovative response to the slogan: “We are Denton. Original. Independent.” The Discover Denton Welcome Center, to be open 7 days a week for 12 hours a day, will be located on Hickory Street, next door to LSA Burger on the Square. This new…

An Educated Spine is a Healthy Spine!

Business Name: The Spinal Decompression & Chiropractic Center Primary Representative: Vince Baugher What does your business do? Our Chiropractic clinic helps people who suffer from a variety of health issues. Naturally, chiropractors help traditional neck and back problems, but chiropractic has also produced wonderful results with a variety of problems you wouldn’t normally associate with the…

“Fixture”, “Institution” or “Legend” 🎵🎻

Business Name: Bonduris Music Instruction and Production. Primary Representative Thad Bonduris. What does your business do? Private music lessons, for “kids” 4-74, all instruments. Rock, Country, Blues, Jazz and Praise Band coaching for: children, teenagers, adults (with numerous yearly performance opportunities). Recording facilities onsite, with services available for students and non-students. How long have you done…

Career planning fair educates future workforce

We recognize that a well-trained and motivated workforce is a critical element for retaining and attracting businesses for our area.  In 2013, the Denton Chamber helped coordinate a pilot project, a career planning fair. The key partner in this collaboration was the Denton Independent School District.  Of equal importance, the other major players included Texas…