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Chamber Monthly Articles

Every month Chamber president and CEO, Michael Meek provides an article to the New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung to be featured on the 4th Tuesday of the month in the Business section. The article is a chance for the Chamber President to articulate his thoughts and provide insight to the objectives of the Chamber. 

Michael Meek Chamber President
"My articles in 2020 will focus on a different theme or topic that our organization is involved with, but from the perspective of the staff side of the coin." ~Michael Meek, Chamber President and CEO

Recent Chamber Monthly Articles

State and National Associations Have Benefited New Braunfels

The Chamber monthly newspaper articles this year are from the perspective being a staff member. Local experiences and knowledge are certainly critical for staff success. However, those successes have

Helping Small Business Mainstay of Chamber Efforts Over the Years

The Chamber monthly newspaper articles this year are from the perspective being a staff member. When I drew up a list of topics for the year this past January, our efforts on behalf of small

Chamber and Tourism Share Strong History Here

With tourism being such an integral part of the New Braunfels way of life and economy, it is little wonder that the Chamber has played a key role in its maintenance and growth through the years. My

Community Moved Forward Via Unique System

In a continuation of monthly articles in 2020 from the Chamber staff perspective, this article is dedicated to working with volunteers and elected officials. This unique system-relationship is

New Year, New Opportunities and Challenges Await

I am excited to be able to write these monthly articles again this year. Having been at the Chamber of Commerce now for 32 years, I have been fortunate to be in this position while having a newspaper