GREATER HOUSTON BUSINESS PROCUREMENT FORUM
8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Houston Community College Southwest
5601 W. Loop South
1st Floor Auditorium
Houston, TX 77081
Guest Speakers and Topics of Interest Include:
Houston Rapid Transit/Principle Partnering Group – Raynese Edwards, Program Advisior will discuss how to do business with both Houston Rapid Transit and the Principle Partnering Group and review upcoming business opportunities.
University of Houston – Christopher E. Burton, Director of Purchasing and HUB Coordinator will discuss current business climate and opportunities with the University of Houston including the new Cougar Football Stadium, University Center and various Parking Garages. Christopher will be accompanied by Manhattan Construction Company, Construction Manager at Risk, Cougar Football Stadium.
University of Texas System – Cynthia Booker, HUB Technical Assistance Coordinator for the Gulf Coast will discuss University of Texas Medical Branch Hurricane Ike Recovery Renovation Project and other UT Capital Improvement Projects in Galveston, Texas. Cynthia will also introduce the Construction Managers at Risk for these Projects to include:
• Hensel Phelps Construction
• Linbeck Construction Corporation
• Tellepsen Builders
• Vaughn Construction
• Accion Texas
• City of Houston – Mayor’s Office of Business Opportunity
· Houston First Corporation (Manager of such Downtown Facilities as the George R. Brown Convention Center, Wortham Theater, Jones Hall and Hotel Americas).
• Houston Independent School District
• Metropolitan Transit Authority
BUSINESS TIPS OF THE MONTH: Trice Johnson, Founder, Principal Partner, Contractor Alliance Solutions.
To RSVP: Reply to firstname.lastname@example.org
Admission: $5.00 at Door
Sponsored By: ARVO Realty Advisors, Contractor Alliance Solutions, Houston Rapid Transit/The Principle Partnering Group, Kenall Inc., Consulting Engineers, Navarro Insurance Group.
Forum Supporter: The University of Texas System.