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April 2018

Matthew McKenzie

April 26 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

Topic: Bio: Ten years ago, roaster and co-founder Matthew McKenzie started a job for a large coffee corporation. He was fortunate enough to be trained and mentored by someone who truly had a passion for not only coffee but the farmers who grow it. After four years of working for the coffee “man” and developing his own passion for coffee, he left to work hands-on with farmers in China. It was here where he first worked alongside co-founder Jeff George. Matthew…

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May 2018

Renee McNiel

May 10 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

Pay Online ($25)   Renee McNiel spent ten years in the restaurant industry including managing the construction and opening of a restaurant. This experience was helpful to her success the relocation industry due to her experience with customer service and construction management. Ms. McNiel went to work for a relocation business in 1989 moving over 1,500 employees for CNG Producing in New Orleans. After 16 years working for a relocation firm starting out as a Project Coordinator and working her…

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Linda H. Kay

May 17 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

Topic: 4 Tips on Firing Employees with Grace and Class. Pay Online ($25)   Bio: As the Managing Partner of Blue Apple Consultants, Linda has combined her experience in marketing goods and services with over 15 years of career consulting with Lee Hecht Harrison to deliver graceful methods to layoff or fire employees, career transition support for impacted employees, and delivering the messages to retained employees.  Linda is a member of the Premium Seating Committee at the Houston Live Stock Show and…

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Richard Hendee

May 24 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

Pay Online ($25)   Richard T. Hendee President Horizon Associates, Inc. P.O. Box 55 Katy, Texas 77492 Office: 832.437.3089 Cell: 281.217.4231 richard.horizon@mindspring.com Richard Hendee is the owner and President of Horizon Associates, Inc., a small and mid-size business advisory and consulting entity. He has nearly fifty years of experience in the financial services industry and has successfully owned and operated two business ventures and launched five different brands on a national basis. Richard has worked for large national financial institutions…

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Lea Bogle

May 31 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

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June 2018

Barry Stiles

June 7 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

Topic: How to make our city more permeable before the next flood event. Bio: Founder and CEO of TRUEGRID Pavers, The Houston based manufacturer that is disrupting the paving industry with the patented 100% permeable paving alternative to concrete and asphalt. Designed to combat flooding, handle heavy trucks and traffic, and provide 100% pervious cover, TRUEGRID absorbs storm water instantly and detains water below the surface. TRUEGRID has been used by Google, Whole Foods, NASCAR, Coca-Cola and other national brands. With more…

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Chris Westfall

June 21 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

Pay Online ($25)   Topic: Leadership Language Bio: How’s your elevator pitch? Chris Westfall has created multi-million dollar revenue streams for companies on four continents, with innovative new strategies on leadership communication. As the US National Elevator Pitch Champion, he’s helped clients to land on Shark Tank, Dragon’s Den, and Shark Tank – Australia. A consultant to financial leaders and Fortune 100 companies, he’s helped entrepreneurs to launch a broad array of businesses, and successfully re-branded products and services around the globe.  Working with thousands of business leaders,…

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July 2018

Wendy Buskop

July 12 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

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Louise Holden

July 19 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

The meeting begins at 7 am followed by the speaker presentation from 8:00 am - 8:30 am. Pay Online ($25) Topic: The coolest Diners you will have at your next event! About DINE Catering and Events DINE Catering and Events is a Houston-based, owned and operated company by Mark and Louise Holden; a husband and wife team. Mark and Louise are originally from the United Kingdom, and moved to Houston in 2011 after over 30 years combined experience in the corporate…

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August 2018

Dan Parsons

August 16 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

The meeting begins at 7 am followed by the speaker presentation from 8:00 am - 8:30 am. Pay Online ($25) About Dan Parsons Joined the Better Business Bureau of Greater Houston and South Texas in 1983; appointed President in 2002 Formerly served as: Director of Investigations Vice President, Operations Vice President, Government & Public Affairs Executive Vice President

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