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Chairman's Message                                                                                    February 2012

Stephen Mason

 About your Chairman:Mas Tek


Stephen Mason was sworn in as a Cedar Hill City Councilman on May 25, 2010.  He wanted to serve the residents of Cedar Hill because of the passion that he has for the city.  Mason says, "It is my way of   reciprocating the energy that was given to me after graduating from Cedar Hill High School and becoming a business owner."   Mr. Mason has been a resident of Cedar Hill for 17 years.  He is the President of Mas-Tek Engineering &

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Associates, a second generation company founded by his father Cornelius Mason in 1994.
Tangelia Mason, Mr. Mason's mother has been teaching in Cedar Hill  Independent School District for about 17 years. As you can tell Cedar Hill has played a big part in his life. It is an honor for him to now serve as the chairman for the Cedar Hill Chamber.


2012 Mission - membership & marketing  

December Ambassadors of the Month 

Tom & Sherry KennedySherry has been in the promotional side of the business for about 30 years as an office administrator, sales rep and owner of Proforma A-Z Specialties. Tom left the corporate world to join her 24 years ago. They moved from Chicago to Duncanville in May 1987. From 1989 - 1991 they owned their own screen printing company where they screen printed apparel for their customers as well as for other distributors. Because they were blessed with adopting tLogo Proformaheir daughter, and there were only 24 hours in a day, they sold the business in 1991. In October 2000, they joined Proforma and became Proforma A-Z Specialties.

Referral Exchange                  Every Tuesday @ 8 AM


Did you know that word of mouth referrals are up to 27% more effective than any printed advertising and cost you nothing.


Would you like more qualified referrals to help grow your business in 2012?


New Group forming NOW!

Every Tuesday at the Chamber.

                                               February 7 - 7 am or 6 pm 
 Competitive Edge Coaching Series

Explore strategies, tools, and mindsets that will help empower you to discover your path to move your business forward.



 Take a look at the latest research on setting and realizing goals. Also learn new strategies and tools to select the right goals for you as well as getting in the right mindset to improve your chances of succeeding with your goals. 




Networking Lunch                            Feb 7 @ 11:30 AM


Great business leads, great food, great FUN!  Ambassadors are a vital part of the Chamber Program of Work.  They serve as the face of the Chamber and assist in welcoming and getting members involved so that they can maximize the benefits they receive from membership.  Looking for a new avenue to pick up contacts in 2012?  Join us for lunch at Applebee's - 649 Uptown Blvd, Cedar Hill.       

Coffee & Connections                          Feb 8 - 7:30 am

Premier peer learning, networking group designed to build business relationships.  Open to anyone that wants to build name recognition, connect with business leaders, network and strengthen relationships in an informal, no expectations atmosphere.  Simply bring $2.00, plenty of business cards, and anything you would like to donate to the giveaways.  This month event will be held at the Credit Union.
Resource One CU
755 North Hwy 67 
Competitive Edge Signature Series   

Must not miss this opportunity!


Bob Goshen's Book

Workshop * Feb 23, 10 am


Leadership Presentation

"Where did all the leaders go?"

What it takes in today's economy to be a leader and how to establish the environment to create leaders and growth.





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BSW Lunch * Feb 23, 11:30 am

Keynote Address

"Finding true North when everything is going South"


Both events will be held at

Trinity Church of Cedar Hill - Worship Center

Last Monday Networking                     Feb 27 @ 6 PM 


When asked what the Chamber could do in 2012 to help you more, the most common answer was MORE NETWORKING!!!!

So we are excited to present LAST MONDAY Networking.


Baileys Grille    

305 W. FM 1382  *  Uptown Village at Cedar Hill 

Quick Links
Welcome New Member  

Eclair Bistro

327 Texas Street

Cedar Hill, TX 75104


David Gros



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Diamond Member

Northwood University  

Platinum Members
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TX Trust Credit Union Logo 

Gold Members

Cedar Hill EDC

Comfort Rehab & Chiropractic

Oncor Electric Delivery




Silver Members


Atmos Energy

Coca-Cola Enterprises

Nationwide Construction

Proforma A-Z Specialties

Prosperity Bank

Regions Bank 

UNT - Dallas Campus




A Premier Chamber serving and enhancing our community through business growth and development 


 Committee Meetings

Wednesday, Feb 8 
 Membership Development Committee @ Chamber - 10:00 am

Thursday, Feb 9      
Government Affairs Committee @ Dick's Uptown Cafe, 610 Uptown Blvd, Suite 100 - 7:30 am 


  Tuesday, Feb 21  

Business Development Council @ Chamber - 12 noon - B.Y.O.L.  


Thursday, Feb 16 
EyeCare Associates of Texas
Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting @
634 Uptown Blvd - 5 to 7 pm
Cocktails & Light Refreshments 

Happy Valentine's Day