Events for July 2014
Farmers Branch Chamber of Commerce
Jul 14 - Jul 16   Strategies for E-mail Marketing

This workshop helps businesses and organizations define their target customer base; identify which marketing, email and social media strategies are most effective to reach their potential customers; design a marketing map that integrates all their media resources; that will be effective to use and, write copy for social and e-mail marketing materials. This course offers a comprehensive look at marketing tools and helps business professionals understand why and how to use those tools effectively.

At the end of this workshop, participants will have the knowledge tools to:

• Write a marketing map that integrates all the media resources that will work best for their company

• Write several different types of social media and email marketing copy that would apply to their business.

Date:   July 14, 2014 - July 16, 2014
Time:   06:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:   3939 Valley View Lane, Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Contact:   To register call: (972) 860-4600
Date/Time Details:   July 14 and July 16 from 6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $50 for two day workshop
Jul 18   Demo Sale at Artisan's Studio-Gallery
Artisan's Studio-Gallery Demo Sale of Original Art
Artists/Teachers: Naomi Brotherton & Pat Kochan
Date:   July 18, 2014
Time:   10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location:   2825 Valley View Lane, Suite 301
Farmers Branch, TX 75234
Contact:   Pat Kochan
Date/Time Details:   Friday, July 18
10 AM - 4 PM
Jul 21   Check Presentation to Benefit Sack Summer Hunger Program
Please join Groves Electrical on Monday, July 21st at 5:30 PM at Metrocrest Services for a check presentation and facility tour. Funds go to benefit the Sack Summer Hunger Program.
Date:   July 21, 2014
Time:   05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Location:   13801 Hutton Drive, Suite 150, Farmers Branch, Texas 75234
Date/Time Details:   Monday, July 21 5:30 PM
Jul 26 - Aug 02   Press Release and Media Training - Brookhaven College

This course explains the importance of business planning, defines, and describes the components of a business plan, and provides access to sample plans and resources that can help you build a very good business plan. A well written business plan takes time, patience, detail research and a right approach to presentation. This course will walk you through the process of writing your business plan.

Date:   July 26, 2014 - August 2, 2014
Time:   09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location:   3939 Valley View Lane, Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Contact:   To register call : (972) 860- 4600
Date/Time Details:   July 26 and August 2 from 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Fees/Admission:   $50
Jul 30   Branch Out Networking
Join us for an early morning networking meeting, business spotlights, and 30 second commercials. Guests welcome.
Special Presentation by the City of Farmers Branch
Spotlight Presenter ~ City Manager Gary Greer
These networking opportunities are a great way to connect with others in the Chamber and community. - See more at:
Date:   July 30, 2014
Time:   07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Location:   Saltgrass Steakhouse
4101 LBJ Freeway
Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Date/Time Details:   7:30 AM
Fees/Admission:   Members $3 Per Person 
Nonmembers $5 Per Person
Please pay at the door.
Jul 31   Dallas GEICO Stuff the Bus Event
Join us for a Stuff the Bus Event for School Supplies to benefit C-FB ISD students. Look for the Yellow Bus in the GEICO Regional Office Front Parking Lot!
Date:   July 31, 2014
Time:   10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location:   GEICO Regional Office Front Parking Lot 4201 Spring Valley Road, Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Contact:   Michael Shaw
Date/Time Details:   Thursday, July 31
10 AM - 2 PM