ABOUT the Midland Chamber
Midland Chamber of Commerce
Office: (432) 683-3381
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Our Vision: To create the best business climate on the planet
Our Mission: To promote and foster business growth and success for our members and the community
Founded in 1924, the Midland Chamber of Commerce is a membership-based organization that exists to enhance the great business climate in Midland. All benefits, programs and events of the Chamber are designed to give businesses the opportunity to make or save money, acquire knowledge and skills, and/or make those all-important business connections. The benefits of membership are numerous and we encourage you to look through the website and learn more about the Chamber.
From the moment businesses become interested in Chamber Membership and throughout your entire membership experience, the membership department of the Chamber puts members first, working to provide them with exclusive networking, marketing and cost saving opportunities. Guiding potential clients to Chamber businesses is one of the benefits the department provides its members. Through phone call referrals, Website referrals and organizing cost efficient opportunities for members to reach their markets, the department works to improve the bottom line of its members by increasing their business.
The Chamber also offers a number of events, offering valuable learning, promotional and networking opportunities for our members. These events include our State of Education and State of Economy luncheons, Star-Spangled Salute and much more. In addition to serving the business needs of our members, the Chamber also manages VisitMidland, the VisitMidland Info & Travel Center, and the Midland Convention Center & Centennial Plaza.
Office: (432) 683-3381
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VisitMidland is funded through the City of Midland hotel occupancy tax and works with industry partners with a mission to encourage economic growth by developing, promoting, enhancing and supporting Midland as a vibrant visitor destination. VisitMidland targets several visitor markets including associations, government, SMERF (social, military, education, religious and fraternal) organizations, sports, entertainment, group tour and leisure visitors. VisitMidland is also able to provide assistance to local residents when planning family reunions, class reunions, weddings, anniversary parties and much more - as long as your group will utilize/occupy 10 hotel room nights (10 people for 1 night, 1 person for 10 nights - or any combination totaling 10 total nights)! For more information about VisitMidland, check out www.VisitMidland.com.
VisitMidland Information & Travel Center
Office: (432) 687-8285
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Millions of vehicles pass through Midland via Interstate 20 every year and the VisitMidland Information and Travel Center is now the first impression travelers have of our wonderful community and region. This info and travel center is a great asset to the community and will help educate visitors about Midland. The mission of the Information and Travel Center is to promote Midland through displays, educational areas, and tourist information. Visitors can learn where to stay, which attractions to visit, shops that have a variety of merchandise and where to sample the wide variety of cuisine available. The Information and Travel Center also offers information about the histories of prominent families and individuals instrumental in the development of oil, ranching and transportation locally and in the region. For more information about the VisitMidland Info and Travel Center, head over to http://www.VisitMidland.com/Visitors-Center.
Barbara & George H. W. Bush Convention Center
Office: (432) 682-6234
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Located in the heart of downtown Midland, the Barbara and George H. W. Bush Convention Center provides the flexibility to accommodate meetings, conventions, trade shows, banquets, and any other possible need for space. The new facility is scheduled for completion early fall of 2019. The space boasts a 20,000 square foot exhibit hall, plus a 6,000 square foot ballroom and a 3,000 square foot meeting room. All of the spaces can be subdivided into smaller rooms to accommodate a variety of event configurations.
Adjacent to the Barbara and George H. W. Bush Convention Center, construction is underway for Centennial Park. The new park will feature state-of the art amenities including a splash pad, dog park, play space, stage and much more! Find more information about the Barbara and George H. W. Bush Convention Center at www.BushConventionCenter.com.