Chairman’s Circle members represent the highest membership investment level in our organization. Their commitment to collaborative relationships with community partners demonstrates their dedication to fostering the growth of our community and establishing a secure economic future for everyone.
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – McKinney is a 143-bed, fully-accredited not-for-profit hospital. Baylor McKinney provides a broad spectrum of health care services to families in McKinney and surrounding communities with personalized care and advanced technology on a beautiful campus with hotel-like amenities and all private rooms. Services include emergency care, heart and vascular services, orthopedics, cancer treatment, primary care, women's services, and the area's only Level III Neonatal ICU with private suites. The hospital recently completed expansion to double the size of the Emergency Department and add an additional 48 inpatient beds.
Emerson is a global leader in pressure regulator technology. Since 1965, Regulator Technologies has been a longtime community partner, sustaining member of the McKinney Chamber of Commerce, and supporter of numerous non-profit organizations. As a corporate anchor tenant in The Gateway development at the interchange of U.S. 75 and the Sam Rayburn Tollway, our global headquarters is home to a world class research facility and flow lab where engineers develop new products for pressure and flow control solutions in Process and Specialty Gases, Liquids, Steam, Natural Gas and Liquid Propane.
Independent Financial is proudly headquartered in McKinney. The bank is committed to personal service, modern convenience and community involvement. Staffed by nearly 600 knowledgeable and dedicated employees, Independent Bank's strength comes from the relationships its employees form with customers and the communities they serve. The bank recently ranked first Nationally among Publicly Traded Community Banks (by SNL Financial.) Independent Bank is also ranked among the 125 Largest Public Companies in DFW (by The Dallas Morning News) and listed as one of the Healthiest Employers in North Texas (by the Dallas Business Journal).
The McKinney Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) was created in 1993 to support the development, expansion and relocation of new and existing companies. The MEDC is an organization with a mission to work to create an environment in which community-oriented businesses can thrive. The vision of the MEDC is to make McKinney the most desirable location in North Texas for business by encouraging growth through strategic investments in corporate culture, talent development and capital assets.
Walmart Stores Inc. is the world's largest retailer in the world and is committed to contributing to the welfare of McKinney, as it does in all communities in which it is located. Walmart currently operates three Supercenters in McKinney. The first Supercenter, which opened in April 2004, is located at 5001 McKinney Ranch Parkway. The original Walmart store in McKinney opened in 1978 and converted to a Supercenter in 2005. It is one of Walmart's experimental Supercenters containing 26 environmentally sustainable experiments that could profoundly change the way the retail industry designs, constructs and manages facilities as they relate to the environment. The newest Supercenter in McKinney opened in January 2007 on North Custer Road.
Sustaining Partners provide substantial resources to achieve our mission, and are recognized within the community as premier supporters of the work of the Chamber. These member businesses contribute time, talent and resources that assist in our community growth and prosperity.
Craig International, Inc.: Craig International, Inc. is an industry leader in aggressive, high-profile real estate investment and development. Headquartered in McKinney, Texas, the company has thrived for over 30 years through perseverance, dedication, and unwavering integrity. Vision, attention to detail, and follow-through are the hallmarks of our philosophy, which has allowed us to achieve one of the finest track records for financial success and performance. We successfully manage projects in all facets of real estate development. As a full-service company, we provide everything from a simple land purchase to a master planned community. Craig International offers brokerage leasing, management, development and consulting services. Craig International is experienced in all phases of real estate investments, development and marketing. Our dynamic, responsive firm has also coordinated with users and investors worldwide to provide real estate services at all levels. Visit CraigRanchTexas.com.
Ebby Halliday Realtors McKinney: Helping buyers and sellers throughout the Metroplex for over 70 years, Ebby Halliday has become one of the largest privately owned residential real estate firms in the country – setting the standard for customer service and community involvement. The company participates in approximately 19,000 local real estate transactions annually representing $6.6 billion in sales volume. We are proud of our standing as No. 1 in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, No. 1 in Texas and No. 9 in the nation, as listed by Real Trends, Inc. Rich in tradition and poised for the future. Visit Ebby.com/agents_offices/offices/mckinney.
Encore Wire Corporation: Encore Wire began its manufacturing legacy in 1989 as a 68,000 sq. ft. industrial warehouse building in McKinney. Today, Encore sweeps across 425 acres with over 1.9 million sq. ft. under roof. Encore Wire is the second largest wire manufacturer by volume in North America and offers a full product line in both copper and aluminum residential, commercial and industrial building wire. Visit encorewire.com.
First United Bank: Established in 1900, First United has more than 85 community bank and mortgage locations throughout Texas and Oklahoma. It is one of the largest, well-capitalized banking organizations in the Southwest with assets of more than $8 billion, and it is among the largest privately held community banking organizations in the United States. First United provides a full range of financial services including banking, mortgage, insurance, and investment products and services, and is dedicated to helping customers Spend Life Wisely®. Learn more at firstunitedbank.com.
LegacyTexas: As one of the oldest, largest and most respected community banks headquartered in Collin County, LegacyTexas has served the financial needs of local entrepreneurs, businesses, families and community partners for over 60 years. Our business bankers are ready to help you make the most of the opportunities McKinney has to offer. Visit LegacyTexas.com.
Methodist McKinney Hospital: Whether you are a young athlete, active adult, senior or experiencing a non-life-threatening emergency, Methodist McKinney Hospital is here for you. Since opening our doors, we have had one primary objective — to provide unequaled healthcare that starts with every staff member, every nurse and every physician. We strive to be more than medicine here, we want to be your trusted healthcare family. Whether you’re at our hospital, one of our two surgery centers, or at one of our outpatient physical therapy facilities we are building on our promise to provide the Best Staff. Best Doctors. Best Care. It’s #whoweare. Visit methodistmckinneyhospital.com
Oncor: Using superior asset management skills and cutting edge technology, Oncor safely and reliably serves 10 million customers with the largest distribution and transmission system in Texas. Oncor helps Texans meet the challenge of rethinking energy use for greater efficiency, cost savings and positive environmental impact. Oncor; caring for our communities for over 100 years. Visit Oncor.com and AskOncor.com.
Pogue Construction: Pogue Construction is a family-owned commercial construction company building in North Texas for over 35 years. Pogue specializes in school and municipal facilities with its primary focus on customer service. Pogue was recently awarded the additions and renovations of McKinney North High School and currently has under construction the Collin College Health Science Building and Conference Center for the McKinney Campus. President and CEO, Ben Pogue, and other members of leadership are proud to be active in the McKinney Chamber and local Education Foundations to support their community. Visit pogueconstruction.com.
Raytheon: Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets throughout the world. Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; C4I; as well as a broad range of mission support services. Raytheon is committed to our employees and our communities. We take a strategic approach to community outreach by focusing on three key areas: math and science education, armed services support and our local communities. Visit Raytheon.com.
Tenant Tracker: Tenant Tracker, the leading innovator in multifamily resident screening, offers an array of services that solve many problems unique to the apartment industry nationwide. Keith Clifton started Tenant Tracker over 25 years ago right here in Texas, and is proud to be a strong advocate for the McKinney Chamber and an active supporter of the great city of McKinney. Visit tenanttracker.com.
The Body Shop Collision Repair: The Body Shop has performed quality collision repair since 1976, delivering superior customer service and satisfaction. TBS was recently voted "Best Auto Body Shop" by Star Local Media Readers' Choice 2013. Dedicated to the McKinney community, owner and McKinney native, John Rattan, was recognized as the first recipient of the Leadership Alumni of the Year awarded by the McKinney Chamber in 2012, Main Street Partner of the Year in 2011 and McKinney Citizen of the Year in 2007. TBS also has 2 other locations in Prosper and Garland. Visit thebodyshoptx.com.
Trinity Falls: Trinity Falls is a 1,700-acre master-planned community in northwest McKinney minutes from Highway 75 and U.S. 380. The community — situated along the East Fork of the Trinity River — is planned for 4,200 homes and boasts an impressive slate of amenities, including an infinity-edge pool, a tricycle racetrack and the expansive B.B. Owen Park. McKinney ISD also has purchased land in the community for a school. Trinity Falls is a project of Johnson Development Corp., now in its 42nd year. Known for creating communities that celebrate life, Johnson Development has more projects listed among the nation’s top-selling communities than any other developer. Visit trinityfalls.com/johnson-development
Vazata: VAZATA is a leading provider of cloud and hosting solutions for Global 1,000 enterprises, government agencies and suppliers, as well as middle market businesses. VAZATA provides highly-secure, stable, and scalable solutions that are designed to help organizations of all sizes grow and succeed. Visit vazata.com
Waste Connections: Waste Connections, formerly Progressive Waste Solutions, specializes in the collection and disposal of solid waste and recycling as well as utilizing the latest and best technologies to establish the highest level of service at the most competitive price. Beyond our commitment to providing the City of McKinney with excellent service, Waste Connections provides additional benefits by offering a dedicated local office, local customer call center and a community partnership. Waste Connections' District office is located in McKinney and it is the community we call home. With our experience and resources as the third largest waste company in North America coupled with a dedicated local office, we offer the best of both worlds. Visit wasteconnections.com
Corporate Partners are significantly invested in shaping the Chamber and our business environment.