We wanted to take a quick moment to reach out to you to update you on our current efforts and we hope that you will take a few minutes to watch our video message. While uncertain times lay ahead, we will get through this crisis together.The video covers several points:Our building is closed but we are hard at work for you. As of 5:00 PM on Tuesday, March 17, 2020,, we will not have our doors open to the public. All of our employees are working, some remotely, some in the office...but to do our part to help contain the spread of the virus, we are limiting our interaction with others.Coronavirus Resource PageIt’s not just another web page about COVID-19, it’s about economic recovery, too. The information is changing rapidly – how you can help, who needs help, where to go for assistance, etc. You’ll find a survey on our website too. We would love to know how to help!SBA Disaster LoansThere is a lot of information out there and we are working hard with our legislators to get relief for you and to also make sure the information you receive is accurate. Please see the attached graphic for an easy way to digest the process and visit our Resource Page often as the information will change rapidly.Job BankIn recent years, we haven’t needed to utilize our job bank due to sites like Indeed. Now with the rapid and unprecedented changes evolving, this should be a great resource for our local workforce to find opportunities fast. If your company is in an industry that is now growing due to this crisis, please let us know by placing your job opportunities on our job bank by filling out this form. Employees displaced from one industry may make excellent employees in your industry – whether it be full-time, part-time, or a temporary position.Hosting a Virtual Event - Frisco Event CalendarMany of our businesses have quickly switched to virtual events. You can add your event to our Frisco Event Calendar by filling out the form here.We’ll get through this working together – it may not be easy but we’re strong. Again, please reach out with needs or questions.Stay healthy, stay strong!
Karen Kim, IOM
Karen Kim currently serves as the Vice President of Marketing and Communications for the Frisco Chamber of Commerce. She has over 20 years of marketing, management, communication, and graphic design experience in a variety of industries. Karen is an avid reader (ask her what she is currently reading and it will make her day!) and loves to write! Her favorite day of the week? Every day! She is a graduate of Leadership Frisco Class XXII and has recently earned an IOM designation through the US Chamber of Commerce. Karen's Top 5 Strengths: Ideation | Significance | Strategic | Learner | Input.