The Houston Technology Center is celebrating its 10th Anniversary this year. There will be a celebration gala, “A Celebration of Entrepreneurs,” held on Thursday, May 14th at the InterContinental Hotel. Below is the description of the event.
“Spotlighting our Honoree, Robert C. McNair, Founder and CEO of the Houston Texans, as well as 60 of Houston’s landmark entrepreneurs, this year’s event will be a red carpet gala to remember. We are extremely pleased to have Javier & Lucinda Loya, Dan & Allison Parsley, and Steve & Leticia Trauber as co-chairs for the event. Joining them, as honorary co-chairs, are Michael Holthouse, Anne Mendelsohn, John Mendelsohn, Walter E. Johnson, L.E. Simmons and Matthew R. Simmons. The evening will also feature the presentation of 5 outstanding achievement awards.”
PKF Texas was one of the first sponsors of the HTC 10 years ago. Like the FastTech 50, it’s been great to see how the HTC has grown. In the past 10 years the HTC has provided feedback to well over 1,000 companies and coached more than 200 companies, helping them raise in excess of $500 million and create over 3,000 jobs.
They are supported by more than 300 corporations and organizations, Houston’s leading academic institutions, Greater Houston Partnership, Texas Medical Center, NASA-Johnson Space Center and the City of Houston, HTC has become Houston’s center of technology entrepreneurship by assisting companies within several key sectors: Energy, Technology, Life Sciences, Nanotechnology, and NASA/Aerospace technologies.