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Business Directory Deadline

The Buda Area Chamber of Commerce is in the process of putting together the 2019 Buda Business Directory and the deadline is approaching fast. Thousands of these directories will be distributed throughout Buda and Northern Hays County. By purchasing one of our low-cost ads you can get your company name in front of thousands of

BudaStock 2019

In 1969 there was Woodstock, 50 years later there’s Budastock. The Buda Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Gala and Awards Banquet will be a little different this year. Get decked out in your favorite threads of the 60’s and experience a “far out” time. To be in the groove, mark your calendars for Saturday, March

VFW Post 12161 Names J.R. Gonzales Citizen of The Year

The Buda Veterans of Foreign War Post 12161 is proud to announce that J.R. Gonzales is the first recipient of the post’s Citizen of the Year Award. It is the plan of Buda’s VFW Post 12161 to present this award annually to an outstanding citizen who helps to further the mission, aims and ideals of

Buda Texas Celebrates The Fajita

Buda, Texas Celebrates the Fajita 4th Annual Fajita Fiesta and Cook-Off The origin of what we today call fajitas, a Spanish word for skirt steak, dates back to the 1930s Texas ranchlands of the Rio Grande Valley. During cattle roundups, cows were often butchered to feed the ranch hands. Throwaway parts such as the hide,

Buda Shares Legislative Priorities with State Lawmakers

Buda’s Inaugural Legislative Day, March 8, 2017, at the Capitol was a success. The events of the day were the workings of the City of Buda staff, Buda Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC), along with the Buda Economic Development Corporation (EDC). Representatives from each Buda entity worked together in teams to deliver gift baskets as

Texas Opportunity: Building the Lone Star State

Women- and minority-owned businesses, here is an opportunity to grow your business beyond your expatiations. A budget of $1.1 billion has been allocated by the State of Texas to build additional facilities, office space and support facilities to the Texas Capitol Complex. In a collaborative effort between the Texas Facilities Commission and several chamber of

CEO of Pedernales Electric Cooperative is June’s Luncheon Speaker

John D. Hewa is CEO of Pedernales Electric Cooperative, the nation’s largest electric distribution cooperative. PEC provides energy services to the Texas Hill Country, one of the fastest growing regions in the United States, bordering the cities of Austin and San Antonio. PEC has been serving the Texas Hill Country for nearly 77 years and

Capturing the American Dream: Central Texas Haven for Latino Business Owners

By Moses Leos III Published by Haysfreepress What started as a desire to design his own clothing roughly 15 years ago branched off into a full-fledged business venture for current Kyle resident Frank Reyes. Helping design logos for friends led Reyes to start up his digital artwork and apparel printing company, Meteor Creation, out of

Buda Area Chamber of Commerce Holds First “Business to Business” Roundtable Session”

Buda, TX – When it comes to establishing business contacts, networking is vital. That’s why the Buda Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC) recently held its first B2B Roundtable Session. The initiative aims to connect local business leaders so they can form a professional bond. The hope is that they will conduct business with each other,

How Twitter Can Improve Your Business

The BACC is bringing back John Sparks, Author of 365 Ideas to go From Good to Great on Twitter will be facilitating a workshop covering in detail how to make Twitter work for you and your business. This interactive workshop will be held on Thursday May 25, 2016 at the Holiday Inn Express and Suites