Montgomery County Day at the Capitol set for February 25-26
THE WOODLANDS, TX – The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce invites business leaders to join The Montgomery County Council of Chambers in Austin February 25-26, 2019, for Montgomery County Day at the Capitol presented by Entergy Texas Inc.
“The Montgomery County Day at the Capitol brings together business leaders and government officials to talk face-to-face and participate in a variety of educational and networking events,” J.J. Hollie, president of The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce, said. “This is a terrific opportunity to speak directly to elected officials and to learn about the current business climate in Texas.”
This premier summit includes a legislative reception from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Monday, February 25, providing sponsors and business leaders with a networking opportunity. Other highlights include breakfast and luncheon with elected officials, including Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar and Texas House of Representatives Speaker Dennis Bonnen, and recognition of the Montgomery County Council of Chambers on both the House and Senate floors on Tuesday, February 26.
Additionally, participants can use this time to visit committee hearings, set other meetings in and around the Capitol and invite their Austin-area friends and associates to meet peers from Montgomery County.
The registration fee for the legislative reception on February 25 is $25 and the fee for the breakfast and lunch events on February 26 is $50.
Volunteer leaders are a vital aspect of the event. The Montgomery County Day at the Capitol leadership team includes Linda Nelson of Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center, Melissa Bochat of Entergy Texas Inc., and Landon Estay of Estay LLC.
The Chamber thanks the 2019 Montgomery County Day at the Capitol sponsors to date: Entergy Texas Inc., Better Bookkeepers, Consolidated Communications, Halff Associates Inc., Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center, McKesson Pharmaceutical Services and Solutions, The Woodlands Area Economic Development Partnership, and Vicki Fullerton – RE/MAX The Woodlands & Spring.
The Montgomery County Council of Chambers represent thousands of companies and entrepreneurs that have joined together to promote jobs, economic growth, and strong communities in Montgomery County, Texas and beyond. Participating chambers include The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce, Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce, Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce, Greater East Montgomery Chamber, Greater Magnolia Parkway Chamber of Commerce and Montgomery County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
As the largest business association in the Houston region, The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce is committed to advocating for businesses, creating marketing and networking opportunities, serving as a professional and community resource and supporting charitable causes. For more information, please visit www.woodlandschamber.org.