ITC Monthly Luncheon
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
11:30 AM -1:00 PM
International Trade Center
11110 Bellaire Blvd., Suite 200 Houston, TX 77072
Hire Houston First in an effort to promote economic opportunity for Houston businesses and to support job creation
Attend this information filled discussion for all Houston based small business owners. The City of Houston spends billions of dollars to maintain and improve the City’s infrastructure, and provide services for the public. Hire Houston First grants the City the ability to give preference to local companies and local workers, as long as their pricing is competitive.
The Office of Business Opportunity Houston Business Solutions Center (HBSC) is the administrator of the Hire Houston First program. This is your opportunity to learn how you can benefit and ask questions.
Neil M. Polansky
Manager, Houston Business Solutions Center
Office of Business Opportunity
City of Houston
Neil is the Manager Houston Business Solutions Center Office of Business Opportunity City of Houston, and a graduate of the University of Florida with a Masters Degree in Urban and Regional Planning (1979) and a BA in Political Science (1977). Neil has worked in various capacities with the Planning and Development and Housing Departments, and the Mayor's Office. As Manager of the One Stop Business Center, Neil has a major impact on the establishment of over 250,000 Houston area businesses, and is considered an expert in multi-jurisdictional business regulatory issues. He has inaugurated the successful One Stop / HPLWorkshop Series and created the now-famous GETTING STARTED PACKET
12:00- 1:00 Introductions & Presentations
Registration deadline: Monday, March 25, 2013—Cost $20 - $25 at the door
When & Where
International Trade Center Houston
To promote, encourage and facilitate international business opportunities for U.S. based, small to medium sized businesses, while also offering unparalleled business opportunities and services to overseas governments, businesses and investment entities.