West Houston Economic Development Summit: Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact:

Misty Starks

832-759-2718 | pr@3brg.com

 

HOUSTON WEST CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESENTS THE 2019 WEST HOUSTON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SUMMIT

 

Houston, TX (Jan. 2, 2018) – The Houston West Chamber of Commerce will host the 7th annual West Houston Economic Development Summit (WHEDS), Friday, January 18, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Norris Conference Center. The Summit brings together hundreds of entrepreneurs, corporate executives and business professionals to learn about the economic forecast for the area and discuss key issues regarding the commercial outlook in West Houston.

 

Expert economist Dr. Ray Perryman of the Perryman Group returns for the second year to provide up-to-date economic forecasts. His report will include new dynamics on energy, finance, healthcare and real-estate for local companies. In addition to his presentation, there will also be a panel discussion with industry experts who will give context to Perryman’s findings and examine the business landscape in West Houston, Houston at-large, Texas and the U.S.

 

The West Houston Economic Development Summit will feature a business expo and a deep dive into four industries through workshop sessions:

 

Healthcare:   A Perspective on the Future of the Healthcare Landscape

Workforce:     Employment in a Diverse Society

Banking:        Access to Capital: Financing options for your business and growth

Marketing:     Kiss My Ads: Combining Video and Social Media to Boost Your Business

 

This event attracts over 400 business attendees, from the West Houston area covering Greenway Plaza to the Energy Corridor. Tickets and sponsorship opportunities are still available. Call 713-785-4922 for more information or visit www.hwcoc.org .