Community & Membership Events
The Allen Samuels Chamber Classic is one of the number one networking events in Waco. Players enjoy a day at Cottonwood Creek Golf Course for team competition, great food and prizes at this annual golf tournament.
This annual visit to a different city is designed to expose Greater Waco leaders to new innovations and economic development ideas to adapt and implement in the Greater Waco community.
Typically held early in the year, our Member Celebration brings our members together to celebrate a successful end to the last year and look to the future. This event also formally recognizes our immediate past chair and incoming board chair.
This luncheon celebrates young leaders who have distinguished themselves in their careers and in the community. The luncheon features an award presentation to honorees, networking and a speaker.
Public Policy Events
The State Of Series is designed to engage elected officials from the city, county, state and federal levels and inform our membership and the community about a variety of topics, including current political happenings, current affairs affecting public and higher education in Texas and issues that impact our business community.
Business Development Programs
Each quarter, this event provides a brief overview of the economic index and recently announced projects. We also invite different guest speakers to present on relevant subjects including emerging economic trends and new developments in our community.
Each month, we host Networking Forum at various business locations. Attendees are encouraged to build relationships that can ultimately lead to productive referrals and strong contacts.
Leadership Development Programs
A business/education partnership that pairs high school students in McLennan County with business leaders in order to foster mentor relationships that expose students to a variety of business fields.