Dallas Regional Chamber

Together, we will lead the Dallas Region to become the most economically prosperous region — and the most desirable place to live, work, and do business — in the United States. We’re committed to growing the Dallas Region’s business community while working to address long-term challenges.


The DRC supports the launch and growth of innovative ventures in the DFW metroplex by connecting the entrepreneurs, innovators, researchers, and the business community.

Our Research and Innovation Team provides DRC leaders, the larger business community, and other key decision-makers with ready access to information resources that support economic development activities, education & workforce, talent attraction, public policy,  and other DRC initiatives.

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Demographic and Census Data

Economic and Site Development

  • Site Location Assistance

Events and Community Building

  • Hackathon / Startup Week or Weekends

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Internship Program

Libraries and Research

  • Business Research Resources
  • Demographic/Census Data

Networking and Associations

  • Geographically Based

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • State Business Issues
Primary Contact
Duane Dankesreiter