Creative Oklahoma named Meloyde Blancett as its executive director earlier this year. Blancett discusses the organization and what she'd like to see it do.
The 100 new jobs at Pratt & Whitney are likely the beginning of aviation-related announcements in 2019 and into 2020.
Lt. Gov: Tourism is the front door to economic development.
First held in 1909, the Paris Air Show is the world’s largest aerospace exhibition in the world. Like years past, the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber will head to Paris from June 17 to 23 as part of an effort to promote the industry in our state with the Oklahoma Department of Commerce.
“We're creating clusters around companies like bioscience, aerospace and defense, energy, and we have a really robust economy. There’s a lot more activity, whether it's venture capital investments, accelerator and incubator programs or things that make it easier for entrepreneurs to grow."
Oklahoma Secretary of Commerce and Workforce Development Sean Kouplen and Executive Director of the Oklahoma Dept. Of Commerce Brent Kisling joined Chamber President Roy Williams to discuss the state's approach to economic development under the new Stitt administration at the April Chamber Forum.
For more than a decade, the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber has organized a delegation from Oklahoma City to exhibit at the annual ICSC RECon conference in Las Vegas. With nearly two million square feet of exhibit space and 37,000 attendees, RECon is the largest retail conference in North America.
Consulting agency Consultant Connect recently announced its 2019 list of North America’s Top 50 Economic Developers. The professionals on the list were each nominated by colleagues in the industry.