News Updates



Arlington Chamber Corrects Incorrect Report by WFAA-TV, Channel 8 on Rangers Stadium

Posted by Randy Paine, on Thu June 23 2016 at 02:02 PM


In response to the grossly inaccurate report regarding the Rangers stadium deal by WFAA on Tuesday night, Michael Jacobson, President and CEO of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce, has released the following statement to set the record straight.


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Arlington Chamber of Commerce Announces 2016 Outstanding Small Businesses of the Year

Posted by Randy Paine, on Mon April 25 2016 at 07:40 AM


Arlington Chamber of Commerce Announces
2016 Outstanding Small Businesses of the Year


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Arlington Chamber of Commerce Announces New President & CEO

Posted by Randy Paine, on Tue January 12 2016 at 11:40 AM


The Arlington Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Executive Committee has unanimously selected Michael Jacobson as its new President and CEO. Jacobson will be joining the Chamber early in February.


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Arlington Chamber of Commerce Honored With 3-Star Chamber of Valor Award by U.S. Chamber

Posted by Randy Paine, on Mon November 10 2014 at 11:21 AM


Highest Distinction Awarded Chamber for Helping Veterans, Transitioning Service Members, and Military Spouses Find Meaningful Employment


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Pantego Economic Development Corporation Joins The Arlington Chamber Of Commerce

Posted by Randy Paine, on Thu July 24 2014 at 01:37 PM


Partnership Supported by Pantego Town Council Provides Expanded Resources for Development and Retention of Local Businesses


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Arlington Chamber of Commerce Announces 2014 Outstanding Small Businesses of the Year

Posted by Randy Paine, on Thu May 08 2014 at 12:00 PM


Arlington Chamber of Commerce Announces
2014 Outstanding Small Businesses of the Year


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Arlington Chamber of Commerce to Recognize Nolan Ryan with Prestigious Star Award at Annual Meeting

Posted by Randy Paine, on Tue July 30 2013 at 05:10 PM


Two long-standing Community Leaders to Be Inducted into Arlington Business Hall of Fame


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2013 Golf Tournament Photos Available

Posted by Randy Paine, on Wed May 08 2013 at 02:45 PM


The 2013 Golf Tournament photos have been posted on Flickr.


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Salute to small businesses

Posted by Randy Paine, on Tue May 07 2013 at 09:30 PM


Shining a light on key drivers of the local economic engine is the sole focus of a May 23 luncheon at the Sheraton Arlington Hotel hosted by the Arlington Chamber of Commerce and the North Texas Small Business Development Center.


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Bob Moore Construction, Inc. and Girls Inc. of Tarrant County: 2103 Outstanding Small Businesses

Posted by Randy Paine, on Thu April 25 2013 at 10:19 PM


The Arlington Chamber of Commerce announces the recipients of the 2013 Small Businesses of the Year Awards. They are Bob Moore Construction, Inc. and Girls Inc. of Tarrant County; selected for their achievements, innovativeness, response to adversity and contributions to aid community-oriented projects. The awards will be presented at the May 23 “Spirit of America: 2013 Salute to Small Business” hosted by the Arlington Chamber of Commerce and The North Texas Small Business Development Center.


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Women’s Alliance sets Nov. 9 event

Posted by Randy Paine, on Thu November 01 2012 at 10:41 PM


The Women’s Alliance of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce, the fastest-growing group within the chamber’s ranks, is celebrating its second year with a luncheon on Nov. 9 that will honor achievements of local women along with a program examining the challenges that busy women confront in today’s hectic environments. Read more here




Arlington Chamber of Commerce and Arlington Rotary Announce New Year’s Eve Benefit

Posted by Randy Paine, on Thu November 01 2012 at 02:29 PM


The Arlington Chamber of Commerce and the Arlington Rotarians announce the inaugural Arlington New Year’s Eve Benefit Gala to be held December 31, 2012. The Benefit Gala supports key education initiatives of both entities – the Chamber’s Partners in Education and the Arlington Rotary Foundation Scholarship Endowment Fund. Read full press release here.




Eyes on Arlington: School district to tout its strengths at chamber luncheon

Posted by Randy Paine, on Thu August 02 2012 at 08:07 PM


State of the School District. Always an informative event put on by the Arlington Chamber each summer, this year’s luncheon set for Aug. 13 promises to offer up more than the usual synopsis of last year in review and highlights of what comes next. Read more here




UAS Consortium to Meet - “The Sky’s the Limit.”

Posted by Randy Paine, on Mon February 27 2012 at 08:26 PM


An Arlington group wants to parlay the strength of the region’s aerospace industry into economic opportunities in the emerging field of unmanned aerial vehicles. Click here to read full article




Arlington Chamber Foundation Supports Program to Introduce Authors to Children

Posted by Randy Paine, on Mon February 14 2011 at 09:29 PM


Award winning children’s authors visit Arlington schools and speak to families at the Rangers Ballpark Diamond Club each month.  Read more here about February’s featured author, E.B. Lewis. 




Arlington to Austin

Posted by Randy Paine, on Wed January 26 2011 at 10:56 PM


A group of Chamber members traveled to Austin the last week of January to meet with state legislators and share concerns about crucial issues for the Arlington area.  Read more here in an article appearing in the Arlington Citizen-Journal on January 26.