Standing Up For Business
The Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce is committed to promoting and protecting the interests of our local businesses through investigating and supporting legislative initiatives at the local, state, and federal levels.
In our commitment to bolstering the success of local businesses, The Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce takes on the responsibility of conducting meticulous examinations within the ever-shifting realm of policies and regulations. Through this diligent research, our primary objective is to pinpoint the precise junctures where the objectives of businesses align with the ever-evolving legislative panorama. By immersing ourselves in the intricacies of these regulations, we cultivate a profound comprehension of the hurdles and prospects that local enterprises invariably confront.
Furthermore, the Chamber organizes excursions to both Austin and Washington D.C., aimed at ensuring that our concerns are adeptly conveyed to legislators.
- Washington, D.C. Fly-In: The Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce Washington D.C. Fly-In is an opportunity for our members and representatives travel to Washington D.C. to advocate for their business interests. Participants have the opportunity to meet with lawmakers, government officials, and policy experts to discuss issues that affect their industries and communities. The Fly-In serves as a platform for networking, education, and influencing policy decisions at the federal level.
Denton County Days in Austin: Denton County Day in Austin is an annual event that aims to showcase the businesses and economic potential of Denton County to state legislators. It provides an opportunity for local business owners and community leaders to meet with policymakers and discuss important issues relevant to the county’s growth and development. The event typically includes a series of meetings, networking opportunities, and a reception where attendees can engage in productive conversations and build relationships with key decision-makers.Government 12@12 Luncheons: The Chamber of Commerce Government 12@12 Luncheon is a monthly luncheon to facilitate dialogue between its members and local government officials. These luncheons provide an opportunity for Chamber members to directly engage with members of our Town Council or the Mayor and discuss issues that affect the local business community. The objective is to foster collaboration and understanding between government and businesses, ultimately promoting economic growth and development in the community.
- Pancakes and Politics: This annual Breakfast with our Congressional Leaders is an event that provides an opportunity for local business leaders to connect and engage with their elected representative. It offers a platform for dialogue, collaboration, and the exchange of information between the business community and our Congressional Leaders, fostering a stronger relationship and enabling a better understanding and addressing the needs of local businesses.
- State Legislative Breakfast/Luncheon: These Chamber of Commerce events aim to provide an opportunity for State Senators and Representatives to brief members on the legislative session. Members attending the event will receive updates on key bills, policies, and initiatives that impact businesses and the local economy. This event serves as a platform for legislators to engage with constituents and gather feedback, fostering dialogue and collaboration between government officials and the business community.