April Showers bring Regional Power to North Texas
April flew by here at the North Texas Commission as we prepped for the 2015 North Texas Healthcare Summit, and spent time building relationships both within and outside the region. Whether it’s discussing health and wellness or planning a Texas-sized party, North Texas continues to grow its reputation as a power region in the U.S. and globally. Make sure to stay up-to-date with all NTC programs and events on our blog – NTX TRENDS.
2015 NORTH TEXAS HEALTHCARE SUMMIT
Did you know your zip code is a more accurate predictor of your health than genetics? Learn more about location’s impact on healthcare and other facts from the recap HERE.
EARLY VOTING IS NOW OPEN
It’s officially voting season in North Texas, and early voting is now open through May 5th. Can’t make early voting? Don’t forget to vote on May 9th. Check out other details for voting season HERE.
WELCOME TINA CITIZEN TO THE NTC STAFF
The NTC is in good hands with our newest staff member Tina Citizen who is serving as Senior Executive Administrator and Board Liaison. Get to know Tina HERE.
COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS CELEBRATE 50 YEARS WITH A TEXAS-SIZED PARTY
It’s a big year for the American Country Music Awards, and the best place to do it big is North Texas. Get the recap of activities and the record-breaking award show HERE.
NTX STARTUP REPORT – APRIL 2015
With the Healthcare Summit in April, this month’s NTX Startup Report focused on health and wellness startups in North Texas. Be sure to click through and learn about these emerging companies in healthcare HERE. And, catch the March edition HERE.
NORTH TEXAS & PARAGUAY: A NTC CONNECTION
The U.S. Ambassador to Paraguay spoke at UTD to help connect the two countries. Little did he know, the NTC had its own connection. Read Taylor’s full story HERE.
REMINDER: LNT APPLICATIONS DUE JUNE 12
Apply for Leadership North Texas Class 7 and join more than 30 regional leaders as you learn about the different facets of North Texas. Learn more HERE.
WEBINAR RECAP: THE STARTUP ECOSYSTEM
Having a lucrative startup scene requires an active economy from all sides. Trey Bowles from the DEC discusses successful startup ecosystems. Watch the full recording or read the recap HERE.
Don’t miss our next webinar with the Prison Entrepreneurship Program on Wednesday, May 6 at 10 a.m. as we discuss the prison, prisoners and the recidivism rate. Register HERE.
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