McKINNEY (Oct. 19, 2015) — The 2015 State of the City, scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 5, will offer local residents and business people an overview of recent accomplishments and a glimpse at plans for the future. In celebration of the 10-year anniversary of the "Unique by Nature" branding campaign, community leaders will reflect on past accomplishments and share insights on plans for keeping McKinney the premier place to be.

You can register to attend the event, which begins at 11 a.m. at Christ Fellowship Church, 2801 Orchid Drive in McKinney, at The public is encouraged to attend. The presenting sponsors for State of the City are Methodist McKinney Hospital and the City of McKinney.

The McKinney Chamber of Commerce will be hosting this annual event with updates from the leaders of several key local organizations – the City of McKinney, McKinney Independent School District and Collin College. They will focus on current and future projects, discuss important programs and present a vision for the future of McKinney.


  • Registration and sponsor exhibits open (11 a.m.)
  • Lunch (11:30 a.m.)
  • Program (noon - 1 p.m.)

Panel of Speakers:

  • Brian Loughmiller, Mayor, City of McKinney
  • Dr. Rick McDaniel, Superintendent, McKinney ISD
  • Dr. Neil Matkin, President, Collin College

For more information about the event, please contact Tiffany Olson at the McKinney Chamber of Commerce at

Additional sponsors for the event are:

Platinum Sponsors

  • CoServ
  • Pogue Construction

Gold Sponsors

  • Baylor Medical Center at McKinney
  • First United Bank & Trust
  • Independent Bank
  • Pat Lobb's Toyota of McKinney

Silver Sponsors

  • Randolph Brooks Federal Credit Union
  • Copper Sponsor
  • Encore Wire Corporation


About the McKinney Chamber of Commerce

The McKinney Chamber of Commerce is an advocate for the McKinney business community and proudly serves as the unified business voice of McKinney. The Chamber, which celebrated its Centennial in 2014, represents over 40,000 employees from more than 1,200 business investors in McKinney and throughout the North Texas region. With a rich heritage of leadership and collaboration, the Chamber works in concert with the City of McKinney, community partners and the corporate community to promote, advocate for and expand business. Through, and associated social media pages and feeds, the McKinney Chamber markets the community’s advantages as the foremost location for doing business and to keep a growing community connected. You can find the McKinney Chamber of Commerce on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Flickr.