San Antonio Chamber of Commerce http://tpr.org en Training Opportunity Gets Military Cyber Security Specialists Help Toward Entrepreneurship http://tpr.org/post/training-opportunity-gets-military-cyber-security-specialists-help-toward-entrepreneurship <p>Military cyber security specialists are becoming a welcome part of the civilian workforce, and now there's<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;a training opportunity in San Antonio for veterans and military members who may be headed in an entrepreneurial direction.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It wasn’t so long ago that few had heard about cyber security, but it suddenly rocketed into reality for a broad cross section of shoppers after the recent data breach at Target stores.</span></p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 15:44:55 +0000 Eileen Pace 28513 at http://tpr.org Training Opportunity Gets Military Cyber Security Specialists Help Toward Entrepreneurship The Link Between Long-Term Water Needs And San Antonio's Economic Future http://tpr.org/post/link-between-long-term-water-needs-and-san-antonios-economic-future <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">San Antonio Water System officials are in talks to find a supply of water in addition to the Edwards Aquifer to meet growth demands over the next few decades.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The San Antonio Chamber of Commerce has joined the discussion with a new study, the Impact of Potential Water Shortages on San Antonio’s Economy, which </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">illustrates the link between long-term water needs and San Antonio’s economy.</span></p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 16:14:48 +0000 Eileen Pace 27547 at http://tpr.org The Link Between Long-Term Water Needs And San Antonio's Economic Future San Antonio A Top City For Business Development http://tpr.org/post/san-antonio-top-city-business-development <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has named San Antonio as one of the <a href="http://www.uschamber.com/sites/default/files/reports/BI_CF_ebook_v5.pdf" target="_blank">top seven cities in the country for business development</a>.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The <a href="http://www.uschamber.com/reports/enterprising-cities-force-american-prosperity" target="_blank">Enterprising Cities study</a> is based on business-friendly strategies and partnerships at multiple levels throughout the culture of the cities.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 20:53:55 +0000 Eileen Pace 18868 at http://tpr.org San Antonio A Top City For Business Development State Sen. Patrick Reports To Greater Chamber On His Education Plans http://tpr.org/post/state-sen-patrick-reports-greater-chamber-his-education-plans <p>State Senator Dan Patrick gave a report to the <a href="http://www.sachamber.org/" target="_blank">Greater San Antonio Chamber</a>’s education committee Friday about<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> issues important to area business leaders.</span></p><p>Greater chamber members are keenly interested in programs that prepare students for jobs. Education Committee Chairwoman Denise Green said they heard from the senator on measures addressing dual credit, more funding for career education and replacing the school funding taken away in the last session.</p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 21:25:17 +0000 Eileen Pace 8454 at http://tpr.org State Sen. Patrick Reports To Greater Chamber On His Education Plans Chamber Members/Business Leaders Back From SA To D.C. Trip http://tpr.org/post/chamber-membersbusiness-leaders-back-sa-dc-trip <p>San Antonio business leaders have returned home optimistic after a week-long lobbying trip to Washington.</p><p>Business leaders, along with officials from the Greater San Antonio Chamber of Commerce and the <a href="http://www.sahcc.org/" target="_blank">Hispanic Chamber of Commerce</a>, target certain projects and issues every year as Congress starts looking at new legislation.</p> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 17:47:29 +0000 Eileen Pace 7797 at http://tpr.org Chamber Members/Business Leaders Back From SA To D.C. Trip