Philippine-American Chamber of Commerce Texas - Region 1 - DFW

Region 1 - DFW

Philippine-American Chamber of Commerce

The Philippine-American Chamber of Commerce Region 1 in Dallas/Fort Worth hosts mixers, monthly speakers, and award-winning Consular Outreach programs. Our mission is to inspire the spirit of entrepreneurship among Filipinos, Filipino-Americans, and our friends to promote business and professional growth, and to be of service to the community. Our members include small businesses, corporations, associations, nonprofits and individual professionals just like you. We work diligently with local government, education, private industry and a host of other agencies and organizations to improve the business environment and promote our Texas home as the best place to live, work and do business.

  • small businesses

    Percentage of sole proprietorships, partnerships, incorporated companies

  • corporations

    Percentage of public and private corporations

  • Non profit & government

    Percentage of public and private

  • Individual professionals

    Percentage of employees, independent contractors, and virtual businesses




⭐️ Lifetime memberships available for a limited time.

 ⭐️ Corporate Membership andCorporate Partnership levels also available. Contact us to find the right one for you.


News and Events

Board of Directors

Rowena Watters
Go to Rowena Watters
Chair —  Member since 03/2016
At ETC Learning Centers, our focus is on providing the tools and avenues to ensure your success, whether you are an individual seeking advanced certifications, a university or student seeking help with exam proctoring or a company in need of test delivery or document writing.
Emilie Rivera-McSweeney
Emilie Rivera-McSweeney
Vice Chair — Member since 05/2010
3 Kings Brightstar is the only business in the Dallas, TX area that sells PAROL, a traditional Christmas decoration handmade in the Philippines.
Cecille Victoriano
Sales Consultant at Tupperware U.S. & Canada
Mel Krater
Works at Golden Pinays Investment Club and Happily Retired
Cesar Collada
Business Director at Our Infinite Co., a financial services platform for entrepreneurs to engage and empower families with adequate solutions.
Linda French
Linda Lanuza French, Interior Designer by profession, founded Total Interior in 1986, as a full-service interior design co., specializing in window treatments, including shutters, furniture and accessories (including reupholstery), and Kitchen & Bath renovation.
Wilma Gonzalez
Wilma Gonzalez
Insurance Manager at Farmers Insurance
Jil Lasaca
E-Commere Entrepreneur. Life Coach. Passionate Occu Therapist. World traveller. Real Estate Investor.
Lyvinna Bing Lim
Lyvinna Bing Lim
Certified professional in taxation and accounting. AFPS – Record of Completion and a Quickbooks Certified ProAdvisor. Authorized IRS E-File Provider.
Cristina Montenegro
Cristina Montenegro
Eric Napule
Eric Napule
Sally Phillips
Sally Phillips
Melissa Salvador
Melissa Salvador
Melissa is the founder and owner of Planu (office supplies, equipment, furniture and engineering services). She holds an accounting degree from SMU, MBA from the Ateneo de Manila University and BA from the University of Santo Tomas.
Mark Sampelo
Mark Sampelo
Financial Representative at Northwestern Mutual
Laura Tamayo
Go to Laura Tamayo
Member since 01/2019
Intercultural Consultants supports you individually and professionally in communicating across culture lines. We do this through trainings in intercultural communication competence, language services, and market research support services.
Remel Victoriano
Music event planning and promotion for US national and Filipino artists.
Elna Mallari
Elna Mallari
Concept Architect at Studio Movie Grill
Gus Mercado
Gus Mercado
Executive State Director
Ethel Mercado
Go to Ethel Mercado
President Emeritus/Founder — Member since 03/2008 | Honarary Consul
DataLogix Texas is one of the fastest-growing providers of topnotch and high-caliber manpower solutions to the telecommunications industry in the United States and overseas. We have earned the respect and trust of some of the industry’s largest and most successful companies by offering the services of highly-skilled and “best-in-the-field” engineering professionals.
Myrna Carreon
Myrna Carreon
President 2018-2020 and Secretary 2012-2014 — Member since 2007
American Airlines retired Contract Developer-Analyst, Founder-Moderator of the Asian Employee Resource Group, and Former National President of Diversity Advisory Council.

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