February 2022 News & Notes

It’s finally 2022, and we’re ready to make the most of it! See what’s happening this month in webinars and networking opportunities!

City of Pilot Point

Coffee with the City Manager | Feb. 17

Britt Lusk invites you to have a cup of joe with him the third Thursday of every month, between 7am-9am at the Coffee House.
Britt welcomes questions, ideas, or just casual conversation and plans to offer Coffee with the City Manager on a regular basis.

Board and Council Meetings

  • City Council | Feb. 10 & Feb. 24, 6:30 pm (Agendas)
  • Boards (Agendas)
    • EDC / MDD Board | Feb. 1 (Agendas)

Pilot Point Chamber of Commerce

  • State of the City Networking Luncheon | Speakers: Britt Lusk, Denise Morris, Wendy Haun | Feb. 17, 11:30 am Register online here

PointBank Business Breakfast

Every month, PointBank invites members of the business community to their monthly Business Breakfast, hosted at the Pilot Point Branch Community Center (739 E Liberty St). Bringing insightful business tips to the small business owners in Denton County.
  • Speaker: Assistant Fire Chief Bryan Cox | Feb. 23 – 8 am

TWU Center for Woman Entrepreneurs Workshops & Gatherings

Online Only: Are You Standing in Your Way? Then, M.O.V.E.

Feb. 8 | 7:30-9:30 am

Join Deidra A. Kindred – Your Healthcare Nurse Advocates – for this motivational message for startup or experienced entrepreneurs on how to take steps to overcome obstacles to their success by understanding their mindset.

Learn the 7 key steps to implement to stay motivated: 1. Visions/Dreams 2. Prayer/Planning 3. Goals and Affirmations 4. Personal development 5. Networking 6. Support/consultation 7. Building a financial foundation.

Deidra loves educating individuals and families with the right information to make the right choices for themselves. She has over 15+ years’ experience in Cardiovascular Intensive Care, former owner of Affordable Assisted Living & Services, 5+ years as a home health nurse, 3+ years as a home care infusion nurse and 3 years as a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant.

She has always felt that the healthcare system can be an intimidating world for those who are not healthcare professionals. She experienced this professionally and personally when her mother became ill and was battling MS, Parkinson’s, Cancer, Asthma and Dementia. She has a strong purpose from GOD to help others on their personal journeys.

Register here

Networking Opportunities:

  • WomenRISE Networking | Feb. 8

See descriptions and register for events here

NCTC Small Business Development Events

Join fellow business people for informative programs and opportunities to network with other businesses. A variety of business topics are presented periodically to give interaction time and provide training to grow your business.


Register here | See more info here

Governor’s Small Business Webinar Series

All of the Governor’s Small Business Webinar series are available to watch after the fact in the Resource Library.

Need extra help? Check out some small business resources in the Texas Governor’s Small Business Resource Portal. Know what permits and licensing you need from the Texas Business Licenses and Permits Guide. Don’t miss the resources for Veterans, Minorities and Women-Owned Businesses!

Small Business Administration

DYK? SBA is a leader in helping small businesses achieve their goals.

If you’re still struggling from the effects of COVID-19 on your business, see the SBA’s resources page for details on the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant, the Restaurant Revitalization Fund, Paycheck Protection Program and more.

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