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President’s Message – July 2016

July 20th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , |

The Brownsville Chamber of Commerce recently held a special ceremony to induct 26 members of the Brownsville Young Chamber (BYC) and their newly elected Advisory Council. The historical event is the culmination of the Chamber’s strategic effort to be more responsive to the diversity of its members and the business community. It’s the first time that [...]

July 2016 Member Spotlight – Pink Ape Media Consulting LLC

July 15th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , |

              Company Name: Pink Ape Media Consulting LLC Business Category: Advertising – Marketing Date joined: October 2013 Services: Marketing and advertising consulting services to private companies, public institutions and political candidates in the Rio Grande Valley. Its expertise includes graphic design, advertising contents, video production, direct marketing, and the development [...]

May 2016 Member Spotlight: Lower Valley Dental Associates

May 11th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , |

Company Name: Lower Valley Dental Associates Category: Dental Date joined: February 2009 Quality and personalized dental care is what Lower Valley Dental Associates aims to provide to each patient. This family business was started by Brownsville native Claudia E. Rodriguez, DDS, and her husband Jordan Patrick Pirtle, DDS, in 2007. At the time, the closest dentist [...]

President’s Message – May 2016

May 11th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Recently, WalletHub, a leading personal finance outlet, listed Brownsville as the 7th Best City for Hispanic Entrepreneurs. According to WalletHub, their analysts checked the Hispanic business climate in 150 of the largest U.S. cities to help aspiring entrepreneurs and established businesses find the most fertile ground for their enterprises. Brownsville was the only city in the [...]

Chairwoman’s Message – March 2016

March 28th, 2016|Tags: , , , , |

Greetings – The nineteenth century developers of Brownsville gave us a truly unique and beautiful city, combining the Mexican-Spanish Colonial architectural traditions with formal and folk buildings. This rich blending of history and functionality, the past and the future, is a kind of picture of who we are. Our city, our valley is blessed with a [...]

February 2016 Member Spotlight: Brownsville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

February 25th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

  Company Name: Brownsville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Business Category: Adult Care Services, Medical Date joined: November 2004 Services: I.V. Care, Wound Care, Alzheimer’s Care, Dietary Services, and others. Brownsville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (BNR) opened its doors in 2005 and is one of 33 rehab centers in Texas, managed by parent company Regency Post-Acute Healthcare [...]

January 2016 Member Spotlight: LiftFund

January 25th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

        Company Name: LiftFund Business Category: Financial Services Date joined: November 2000 Services: loans for equipment/inventory financing, working capital, start-up funds, real estate. Small business loans ($500 to $250,000), SBA 7aCA loans, start-up loans up to $50,000, SBA 504 program loans. LiftFund, non-profit organization in business for 20 years, has steadily been growing [...]

President’s Message – January 2016

January 25th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , |

Greetings! It’s hard to believe that February is just around the corner—but it is. As the largest, pro-business, member-centric organization, we represent the interests of 873 businesses. Our members range from “Mom-and-Pop” shops, manufacturers, and nonprofits that create the safety net that improves our quality of life, to hospitals and health care organizations that heal and [...]

Chairwoman’s Message – Dec. 2015

December 22nd, 2015|Tags: , , , , |

Greetings – ‘Tis the season! Brownsville loves the holidays, and for many of our members it’s the busiest time of the year. I hope it’s turning out to be a season that will exceed your expectations, and that you’ll also find some time to enjoy with those you love. The leadership gavel was handed to me [...]

November 2015 Renewals and New Members

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