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Greater Houston Business Procurement Forum (GHBP) June

June 18 @ 7:30 am - 11:00 am CDT

Greater Houston Business Procurement Forum (GHBP) - June
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Join the B2G Victory Team and come by our table at the Greater Houston Business Procurement Forum (GHBP) – June, “Emergency Preparedness – Planning and Preparing for a Disaster.”

The GHBP is excited to “Make a Positive Difference” in 2024 and will continue to:

  • Provide a venue that “Makes Business Happen” for Houston’s small and minority business community and the community at large.
  • Connects key contacts that lead to contracts and financing
  • Facilitate  management and technical assistance
  • Assist in the growth and development of the Houston Community
  • Generates real business Success Stories

Greater Houston Business Procurement Forum (GHBP) – June Focus “Emergency Preparedness – Planning and Preparing for a Disaster”

Join us as we hear from Representatives of some of our most active Agencies, Institutions and Departments as they review Emergency Preparedness as it relates to natural Disasters and Pandemics. Also, we’ll identify related business opportunities in the Response, Recovery, Rebuild, Resiliency, and Mitigation Phases as we entered Hurricane Season on the Gulf Coast on June 1, 2024.


7:30 am: Registration & Breakfast Served
7:30 am: Exhibit Booths will be Open for Networking
8:00 am: Exhibit Booths Close for Program
8:10 am: Opening Ceremony
8:15 am: Opening Remarks
8:30 am: Keynote Panelists – Representatives from Agencies and Institutions review responsibilities and related business opportunities
9:45 am: Strategic Partner Introductions – New Projects and Initiatives
9:00 am: Strategic Partner Introductions – Procurement and Finance updates from Houston area Agencies and Institutions
10:00 am: Exhibitions Booths Reopen for Networking
11:00 am: Event Ends – Booths Close

Opening Remarks
  • The United Way
  • Downtown Management
Keynote Panelists
  • U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
  • Texas Division of Emergency Management
  • Texas General Land Office
  • Harris County Flood Control District
  • Harris County Homeland Security & Office of Emergency Management
  • City of Houston Office of Emergency Management
  • American Red Cross
  • Business to Business Networking Opportunities with Strategic Partners (Corporate, Government, & Institutions).
  • Business Interactive Sessions & Tip of the Month.
  • Project Announcements & Initiatives.
  • Business Opportunity Presentations.
  • One-on-One Networking Session.
  • Exhibitor Presentations.
Typical Attendees
Prime Contractors Corporations Federal Government Agencies
State Government Agencies Local Government Agencies School Districts
Colleges & Universities Small Businesses Woman-owned businesses
Veteran-owned businesses Minority-owned businesses LGBTQ-owned businesses
State of Texas HUB Coordinators Business Development Project Managers
Buyers Small Business Coordinators Many more….

No cost to attend!


No pre-registration is required! However, we ask that you drop your business card at the registration table!

GHBP Sponsors, Contributors and Strategic Partners
A&B Labs Grand Parkway Infrastructure Possible Missions
Access Data Supply Hadley Construction Group Prairie View A&M University
Advanced Diagnostics Hospitals and Clinics H-E-B PrimeWay Federal Credit Union
Agility Bank Hensel Phelps Construction Company ProSystems
A&E Solutions Honesty Construction Group Regions Bank
All Day Printing Horizon Group International Reytec Construction Resources
Allegiance Bank Houston Airport System (HAS) RISKIO Corporation
American Services Houston Area Urban League (HAUL) RSV Funding
Apex Accelerator Houston Business Development Sam Houston State University
University of Houston-Bauer Houston Community College System Satterfield & Pontikes Construction
Ark of Safety Security Solutions Houston Downtown Management District SERCO Construction Group
Associated General Contractors (AGC) – Houston Chapter Houston Independent School District (HISD) Sign-Ups and Banners
Austin Commercial Houstonfirst Corporation Skanska USA Building Inc.
A1 Mobil Fleet Wash & Detail Service Inc. Houston MBDA Business Center SpawGlass Construction
Bartlett Cocke Houston Minority Supplier Development Council (HMSDC) STOA International
B2G Victory  Independent Insurance Solutions Strategic Protection Solutions
General Contractors Indo-American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Houston Subcontractors USA
BLOCK COMPANIES JE Dunn Construction Company SUNDT
BRIZO Construction JEGON Industrial Services Sunshine Personnel
BURGOON Company Johnston LLC Tellepsen Builders
Capital CDC JPMorgan Chase & Co. Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts and Statewide HUB Program
Cadence Bank Kacal’s Auto and Truck Service Texas Capital Bank
Chief Solutions Knighten and Knighten Contractors Texas Concrete Enterprise Ready Mix Inc.
City of Houston Office of Business Opportunity (OBO) LaborNow Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDJC)
City of Houston Housing and Community Development LiftFund Texas General Land Office (GLO)
City of Houston Public Works Lone Star College System Texas Health and Human Services (HHS)
Community Business Finance Manhattan Construction Company Texas Southern University (TSU)
Constant Contact MCA Communications The Texas A&M University System (TAMU System)
D-MARS McCarthy Building Companies Texas on the Go
DMooney Enterprises Metropolitan Transit Authority (METRO) The University of Texas System (UT)
D. Samuels & Associates MPACT Strategic Consulting TruFund Financial Services
 DWG National Association of Minority Contractors (NAMC) – Texas Chapter Turner Construction Company
Elite Image Tax & Notary Services National Urban Construction UH Procurement Technical Assistance Center
Emerald Standard Electrical Contractors & Engineers Navarro Insurance Group Unity National Bank
Enterprise Holdings Network In Action (NIA) University of Houston System
Fluor Enterprises Oxford Builders WALLIS BANK
Fort Bend Independent School District (FBISD) Pax Sky Construction USA Webber
F S Group Architects PeopleFund Wells Fargo Bank
G&A Partners Permit Us Now Women’s Business Enterprise Alliance
GeoControl Systems PNC Bank Women Contractors Association and Women Veterans Business Center
Gilbane Building Company Port Houston – Business Equity Nuksy’s Fine Catering

About the Greater Houston Business Procurement Forum (GHBP)

Overall, this monthly event helps businesses of all sizes grow through:

  • Connecting
  • Networking
  • Educating on government and corporate projects, bids, and opportunities.

Furthermore, to learn more about the Greater Houston Business Procurement Forum (GHBPF), visit their website!


Milton Thibodeaux
Phone: 832.216.2185
Email: miltonthibodeaux@gmail.com

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The United Way
50 Waugh Dr
Houston, 77007 United States


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