Houston First supported 2nd Tuesdays with the Greater Houston Black Chamber on June 11, 2019, where Council Member Amanda Edwards served as the keynote speaker. Council Member Edwards encouraged guests to “be the solution” and play an active role in making a difference. Roger Harris, our Diversity Specialist Manager addressed the guests and spoke about our commitment to diversity and inclusion and briefed members on upcoming business opportunities with Houston First.
The Greater Houston Black Chamber initiatives and programs are dedicated to supporting African-American Businesses on the pillars of access, awareness and advocacy. Their efforts are designed to educate, enrich and empower small business owners. GHBC is a “go-to” organization for business development and community outreach partnership opportunities in the Houston African-American community. Involvement as a partner and member with GHBC opens the door to new customer segments and small business resources, while at the same time signifies a desire to do business within the African-American community. To learn more visit: https://ghbcc.com
Council Member Amanda Edwards