Our mission is to advance and empower women through leadership, education, advocacy and mentoring.
The Greater Houston Women's Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit business organization of highly influential and diverse women and men dedicated to the advancement and empowerment of women through avenues of leadership, education, advocacy, and mentoring.
GHWCC & NACD Joint Luncheon
Royal Sonesta Hotel
2222 W Loop S Fwy
Houston , TX 77027
|Date: Thursday, October 23, 2014|
Time: 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Fee: $50/members, $65/non-members
RSVP Register here
Charting Your Course to a Board Seat
Join us for a candid conversation with women executives who have successfully navigated through their corporate career to leadership positions and into the boardroom.
Jill Griffin - Moderator
Director – Luby's Inc., Luby's/Fuddruckers, Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau, University of South Carolina Moore School of Business, Griffin Group
Linda Zarda Cook
Managing Director, EIG Global Energy Partners and CEO, Harbour Energy
Director – The Boeing Co., KBR, Inc.
Partner, InVista Advisors, LLC
Director, Bristow Group, Inc. (NYSE: BRS); Advisor, GetGoing, Inc.
(Former executive with United Airlines, Continental, Trammell Crow Co., Vinson & Elkins, and Accenture)
Chairman & CEO, Helzberg Diamonds
Director: Helzberg Diamonds, Group 1 Automotive, Helen of Troy, Jo-Ann Stores, Make-A-Wish Foundation, Dallas Summer Musicals, NACD Heartland Chapter
Premier Program Sponsor: $1500
Table Sponsor: $750
City of Houston Office of Business of Opportunity
Russell Reynolds Associates
RBC Wealth Management
In collaboration with National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD)
2014 greater Houston women's hall of fame
5060 W. Alabama St.
|Date: Friday, December 5, 2014|
Time: 6:30 PM Reception - 8:00 PM Dinner & Program
RSVP Register here
Join us in honoring this group of outstanding women
at our 2014 Hall of Fame Gala
Chairs Samina Farid, Merrick;
Denise Castillo Rhodes, Texas Medical Center
2014 Breakthrough Women Announced
Congratulations to our 2014 Breakthrough Women! These dynamic women are being honored for being trailblazers in their industries and in our community. This class is truly representative of the definition of Breakthrough in many ways...we salute these visionaries who took risks and embraced change...paving the way for the dreams of new generations of women.
Director of Community Relations
Houston Airport System
|Elizabeth Killinger |
NRG Texas Retail and Reliant, an NRG Co.
Vice President, Corporate Financial Services
President & CEO
Vice President - Asia Pacific/Middle East
ExxonMobil Exploration Company
President & CEO
Innovative Legal Solutions
Vice President - Asia Pacific/Africa
ExxonMobil Gas & Power Marketing Company
Dr. Mary Ann Wilkins
Senior Vice President, Business Development Officer
Vice President, Natural Gas Marketing
Office of Business Opportunities
City of Houston
Wright Pawn & Jewelry Co.
Univision "biz" segment interviews cindy garza Roberts, GHWCC chair of the board
Cyndy Garza Roberts discusses her story, tips for success and involvement in the community on the Univision Houston "Biz" segment.
Suzan Deison, Chamber President, and Leisa Holland-Nelson, former Chair of the Board, discuss the Chamber's role in the community with Deborah Duncan on Great Day Houston.
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