We can help your business find the resources it needs to expand and develop using our networks in:

  • Exporting

  • Market Research

  • Financing/Capital

  • Information Technology

  • Operations/Production

  • Transportation/Logistics Supply Chain

  • Workforce Training


Texas Manufacturing Assistance Center (TMAC)

The Greater Beaumont Chamber of Commerce works closely with Lamar University’s TMAC chapter. A group of advisers offering customized solutions to make your business more efficient, TMAC specializes in workforce and skills training, statistical analysis, process modeling and process optimization, operational excellence, strategic growth, and business transformation and innovation. TMAC can elevate your business to the next level.

Lamar Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

The Lamar University SBDC can also connect your business to the resources and tools that you need to succeed. Through its various programs, the SBDC can assist you in selling to the government, doing business internationally and commercializing your technology.


The Lamar University SBDC provides FREE one-on-one consulting services and affordable training seminars to assist businesses with management, marketing, finance and operational issues. The SBDC serves six counties and has offices in Beaumont and Port Arthur.