Monday, March 30, 2015

News Releases

      • TAMACC Signs Agreements in Support of HUB Program

        Memorandum of Cooperation with 16 State Agencies and Universities AUSTIN – The Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC) will be signing a Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) with sixteen (16) state agencies and universities on Tuesday, March 31, 2015. The purpose of this “good faith” agreement is to create a mutually beneficial relationship Read More »

        Friday, February 27 and Saturday, February 28, 2015 The Seguin-Guadalupe County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will host a day for business workshops and training followed by an Annual Gala. On Saturday the TAMACC Board of Directors will convene to discuss and take positions on proposed legislation currently being considered in the Texas State Legislature. Please Read More »
      • WGU Texas Announces TAMACC Partnership and $25,000 in Scholarships

        New partnership will help state’s Hispanic business community get affordable degrees AUSTIN — To commemorate National Hispanic Heritage Month and fill the growing need for a robust, well-educated Hispanic workforce in Texas, WGU Texas has signed an agreement with the Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC). TAMACC, is a 39-year-old Austin-based organization, Read More »
      • Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa Honorary Chair of the TAMACC Annual Convention and Business Expo

        AUSTIN, TX – Senator Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa is serving as the Honorary Convention Chair for the Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce’s (TAMACC) 39th Annual Convention and Business Expo in the Rio Grande Valley. This convention is one of the largest gatherings of Hispanic business owners in the state of Texas. The TAMACC Read More »
      • TAMACC Invites Community Members to Visit Spain’s Costa del Sol

        The Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC) has announced that it will be visiting the stunning Costa del Sol of Spain, and is inviting community members, and family and friends to join them on this once in a lifetime experience. The Costa del Sol stretches along just over 90 miles of the Read More »
      • The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Named the Hispanic Businesswoman and Businessman for 2012

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        WASHINGTON D.C.  – The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) announced that The Alamo Travel Group’s Patricia Pliego Stout and Group O’s Gregg Ontiveros have been named the 2012 HBE Hispanic Businesswoman and Hispanic Businessman, respectively. The coveted ranking recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs for their contributions and leadership within the Hispanic business community.  The announcement was made during the HBE Elite Luncheon at the 33rd USHCC Annual National Read More »
      • 13 Texas Businesses and Member Chambers Honored By TAMACC During Annual Convention and Awards Gala

        September 10, 2012—Austin, TX— The Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC) recognized 13 Texas businesses, individuals and member chambers during its recent 37th Annual Convention and Business Expo in San Antonio. Over 500 attendees from across the state benefited from procurement roundtable sessions with state agencies and corporate executives, as well as Read More »
      • University Study Identifies Growth Path For Hispanic-Owned Small Businesses in Texas

        SAN ANTONIO, Texas — The two most critical challenges for Hispanic-owned businesses to grow are overcoming a lack of training in management and communication skills and gaining better access to markets, according to new research of Hispanic-owned businesses in Texas from The University of Texas at Austin. The study provides a fresh look at the Read More »
      • TAMACC Announces Support for TransCanada’s Gulf Coast Project

        Austin, TX – June 28, 2012 – The Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC) today announced its support for TransCanada’s proposed Gulf Coast Project. The Gulf Coast Project is a 36-inch pipeline that will deliver crude oil from a hub in Cushing, Oklahoma to Texas Gulf Coast refineries that need it. TAMACC Read More »
      • TAMACC to Host Statewide Women of Distinction Luncheon

        AUSTIN, TEXAS—April 26, 2012—The Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC) will honor female business and community leaders at its first-ever Women of Distinction luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, May 4, 2012 in Austin. Thirteen Latinas will be recognized for their professional accomplishments and community contributions. “TAMACC recognizes that Texas has one of the largest numbers of Hispanic women-owned businesses in the U.S. at Read More »