April 2014 - March 2015
If you are interested in sponsoring a Membership Mixer, please review the information below and submit the Sponsor Application via:
Fax (940) 382-0040
Program and Event Sponsorship Opportunities
The Denton Chamber of Commerce is organized to create and support economic growth in the community while strengthening the business infrastructure and supporting local businesses toward their success and longevity.
Through partnerships with our members, the Denton Chamber can positively impact the community.
Annual Chamber Banquet
The Chamber kicks-off the new program year by welcoming the new Board Chair and Board members. A review of the previous year's success and a look at the upcoming program year's exciting opportunities are an important part of the program. Additionally, the Chamber's outstanding volunteers and the community member who has brought most recognition to Denton are recognized and celebrated.
Quarterly Membership Lunches
These lunches provide members with an opportunity to receive an update regarding legislative issues, economic development, and other information pertinent to the local economy. An ideal business networking event, attendance ranges from 200-250 business professionals.
The Chamber's most popular monthly networking event after 5. Mixers offer the perfect opportunity for members to exchange information while enjoying great food, drinks, door prize drawings and more. With an average attendance between 250-300 business professionals, these after hour events offer a casual and festive atmosphere where growing your business is enjoyable and easy.
Business Networking Lunches
A smaller, monthly business networking event offers members the opportunity to promote their products and services to other business professionals while enjoying lunch and making important business connections. A great opportunity to have conversations with other Chamber members to exchange information, share resources and build important relationships.
"Smart Business 101" Lunch Series
A monthly series of lunch workshops developed in partnership with the Small Business Development Center to address the needs of small businesses through professional education and training. Through surveys, member feedback and suggestions, and economic and business trends, speakers and trainers will be selected to provide pertinent and timely educational information in a training format.
Thrive Denton Business Summit
The Chamber's newest conference event which offers professional development for current business, entrepreneurs, creatives, and more! This conference format features a keynote address, a variety of panels and lectures, a Business Expo, and closing reception. Visit thrivedenton.com to learn more.
Denton Means Business 5K & Fun Run
A community event which supports the Mayor's Summer Youth Jobs Program. Family friendly event featuring a 1 Mile run and a timed 5K run. Tailgate. Live Music. Kids Activities. Visit Denton5k.com for details.
New Member Orientations
Meetings developed to welcome new members and introduce new (and existing) members to Chamber staff members including Economic Development, Convention and Visitor Bureau, and Small Business Development. A key component of these meetings is to impart important information regarding your partnership with the Chamber, the benefits to you, and how you can effectively leverage your membership to grow your business while strengthening the community. All attendees will have the opportunity to network and to have their photograph taken for the monthly Chamber page in the local publications.
Chamber Board Meetings
Although these monthly meetings are for our Board members, they provide a high level, specific sponsorship opportunity. The Chamber Board includes key stakeholder representatives from the diverse business base in Denton.
Throughout the year, various fundraising events may be planned. The proceeds from these events help the Chamber develop and implement new programs and projects to increase value to our members and position the Denton Chamber as a leading business organization in the North Texas area. Sponsorships are key in the success of these events and therefore the success of the Chamber and business community.
Women in Commerce Programs
The goal of these programs is to facilitate the economic self sufficiency and strength of women owned/operated businesses by offering tools and resources for personal, professional, and entrepreneurial growth. This program will include events, forums and an educational component.
LEAD Delegates Program
Key volunteer training prior to the start of the new program year.