Blog: From the Boardroom

Various articles written a by members of the Richardson Chamber leadership about topics of interest to the Richardson community.
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Charlie Chen
Monday, November 28, 2016
Richardson continues to have international reach, and the Chamber's full-time, international business recruiter means that the Telecom Corridor name is known throughout the world. Read more
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Bryan Marsh, Vice President, Global Asset Management, Digital Realty
Friday, September 16, 2016
Bryan discusses the benefits of having a strong economic development effort to the Richardson community. Read more
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Camille Garcia, Public Affairs Senior Manager, State Farm
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Through the collaborative efforts of the Richardson Chamber’s Education and Workforce Committee, the Richardson Independent School District (RISD) and higher education institutions that serve the city, the Chamber and its partners are working to bridge the gap between education and Richardson’s upcoming workforce needs. Read more
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Ken Hutchenrider, President, Methodist Richardson Medical Center
Monday, July 25, 2016
Thanks to strategic economic development efforts, the City of Richardson’s shopping and dining options are booming – benefiting residents and area employees alike. As a community, we want to do all we can to support local businesses. That’s why the Richardson Chamber of Commerce created the Shop/Dine Richardson program as a means of connecting the community to the quality products, services, and dining experiences available from Chamber businesses. Read more
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Beth Kolman, Community Relations Manager, Cisco Systems
Monday, June 27, 2016
Through the nine-month annual program of Leadership Richardson, running from September to May, participants from diverse backgrounds meet monthly to explore various aspects of the community, including arts and cultural diversity, business and economic development, local government, health care, public education, public safety and social services. Read more
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Bill Sproull, President & CEO of the Richardson Chamber
Thursday, April 28, 2016
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has awarded the Richardson Chamber with five-star accreditation for the second time. The chamber originally received the five-star rating on its first try in 2011. Read more
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Ken Hutchenrider, President of Methodist Richardson Medical Center
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Outstanding public schools drive the future of growing and vibrant communities, and the Richardson Chamber of Commerce is proud to endorse the RISD and the PISD Bonds 2016 as a critical step in the growth of our community and its workforce. Read more
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John Jacobs, Executive Vice President of the Richardson Chamber of Commerce
Monday, February 8, 2016
With three of the top 10 leases in DFW in 2015, the Richardson Chamber’s economic development division - Richardson Economic Development Partnership (REDP) continues to deliver upon its mission of building a vibrant and thriving local economy by attracting companies and jobs to Richardson. Read more
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Ken Hutchenrider, Chairman of the Board for the Richardson Chamber of Commerce, and President of Methodist Richardson Medical Center
Monday, January 11, 2016
Richardson continues to benefit from continued growth and unceasing announcements of businesses moving into the area. With our Richardson Economic Development Partnership’s (REDP) work with the City of Richardson, more than 6000 jobs were retained or added to the Richardson work force in 2015 alone. Read more
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Bill Sproull, President & CEO
Thursday, November 5, 2015
President Bill Sproull thanks Richardson residents who supported the passage of all of the measures brought forth in the bond and city charter amendments. Read more
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