Houston will host the nation’s premier intergovernmental contracting fair, Government Procurement Connections 2010 at the George R. Brown Convention Center, Exhibit Hall B on March 18, 2010 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Government Procurement Connections (GPC) 2010 is a full day of intergovernmental networking and one-stop shopping for information regarding contracting opportunities. GPC is sponsored in part by the City of Houston , Houston Community College System, State of Texas , Metropolitan Transit Authority, Houston Minority Supplier Development Council, Women Business Enterprises Alliance, Harris County , Houston Federal Executive Board, the Port of Houston Authority , and the Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises.
We are asking you to join GPC as an Awards Luncheon Table Supporter by making a voluntary contribution of $400.00. Your contribution will entitle you to a reserved table (seating 10) and recognition in the Souvenir Booklet. The Luncheon recognizes outstanding contributions to S/MWDBE development. The keynote speaker is Dr. Randal Pinkett who received national attention as the Season 4 Winner of NBC’s hit reality television show “The Apprentice” with Donald Trump. Dr. Pinkett has established himself as an entrepreneur, speaker, author, scholar, and community servant. He is the co-founder, chairman and CEO of BCT Partners, a multi-million dollar management, technology, and policy consulting firm based in Newark , NJ . BCT Partners works with corporations, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations in the areas of housing and community development, economic development, human services, government, healthcare and education. We know you can appreciate the importance and networking opportunities this event can afford your company.
To ensure recognition in the Souvenir Booklet, please call or fax your request by February 18, 2010 to 713-837-9055 care of Patsy Jackson. You may make your check payable to: Government Procurement Connections, 611 Walker , 7th Floor, Houston , Texas 77002 , Attn: Patsy Jackson. To pay by credit card, please call 713-837-9012.