HOUSTON (Thursday, July 9, 2015) – The Women Contractors Association (WCA) and the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Houston Chapter hosts Houston mayoral candidates, September 3rd, 2015. The panel discussion provides mayoral candidates a forum to discuss public policy issues affecting women business owners and women contractors in the greater Houston area.
Mayoral candidates confirmed as of June 6th include Chris Bell, Stephen Costello, Adrian Garcia, Bill King, Marty McVey and Sylvester Turner.
The general public is invited to join the women business owners and contractors during lunch at Maggiano’s Little Italy, 2019 Post Oak Blvd. in Houston’s Galleria area. The public can register for lunch at http://tinyurl.com/nfgj4jy. Doors open at 11 a.m. on September 3rd for registered guests with lunch served at 11:30 a.m. The panel discussion begins at 11:45 a.m.
For additional questions about the forum and registration, contact WCA Executive Director Susan Repka, (713) 807-9977, or NAWBO President Trisha Barita, (281) 788-7963.
About Women Contractors Association
The Women Contractors Association (WCA) was founded in 1996 in Houston, Texas. A small group of women joined together to ensure that the City of Houston and other Texas agencies did not eliminate women owned business from minority participation goals. WCA has continued to support women in construction since its inception, through education, support and networking.
About National Association of Women Business Owners – Houston Chapter
NAWBO Houston is the Houston Chapter of a National Organization. Founded in 1975, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) is the unified voice of America’s more than 10 million women-owned businesses representing the fastest growing segment of the economy.