Washington Gains Overwhelming Support To Lead Texarkana Chamber
The board of directors for the Texarkana USA Regional Chamber of Commerce voted unanimously during its regularly scheduled November board meeting, to name Denis Washington to the position of president and CEO of the Chamber. Mr. Washington has been serving as interim president and CEO since May of this year.
“I have enjoyed my time at the Texarkana Chamber and look forward to moving the needle further in a permanent role,” stated Denis Washington, president and CEO of the Chamber. "Our plan for 2023 will include more visits to our members, delivering well-rounded content, hosting networking opportunities, a continued focus on workforce development and business retention and expansion,” said Washington.
Mr. Washington is retired from Regions Bank after a 34-year career in banking. His banking career began with Texarkana National Bank. Mr. Wahsington is also active with the boards of TexAmericas Center, The Texarkana Symphony Orchestra, The Texarkana Public Facilities Corporation, ARTEX Regional Development Corporation, and JCM Industries Advisory Board. He is also the recipient of both the Idalee Hawkins Leadership Award and The C. E. Palmer Award for civic service in 2011.
Please join us in welcoming Mr. Denis Washington.
About the Texarkana USA Chamber of Commerce:
The Texarkana USA Regional Chamber of Commerce represents over 800 businesses, organizations, and professionals in the greater Texarkana region. The Chamber has been active in community development, government relations, business development, membership services, and tourism for over 105 years. For additional information on the community, and membership, contact the Chamber at 819 North State Line Avenue, Texarkana, Texas: 903-792-7191, or firstname.lastname@example.org.