Upcoming LGBTBE Roundtable Events

Connecting Certified LGBTQ-Owned Businesses across Texas

The statewide LGBTBE® Roundtable Program supports certified LGBTBE® businesses to help them learn, grow, connect. Connect with LGBTBE businesses across the State of Texas.

Tuesday, April 20

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

PROGRAM GOALS

The statewide LGBTBE® Roundtable is a program of the Texas LGBTQ Chambers of Commerce. The Roundtable offers education, connection and opportunities to help certified LGBT Business Enterprises (LGBTBE) grow and thrive.  The program is held quarterly and is complimentary to members of the collaborating chambers.

The goals of the statewide LGBTBE Roundtable Program are:

  • Support Certified LGBTBE members through education
  • Create connection opportunities for LGBTBE certified business to support business development and growth
  • Connect LGBTBEs across the State of Texas for business development, best practices share and more

CAPABILITY
STATEMENTS

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY FOR LGBTBE® MEMBERS

Join other LGBTBE® certified businesses across the State of Texas for this roundtable program to learn more about capability statements. Learn out to maximize your visibility along with expert advice on what works and what doesn’t.

Our panel of subject-matter experts include professionals from Bank of America, Chevron, Dell, and PeopsiCo.

Have your capability statement handy and compare it to our experts’ favorites.

Participants will . . .

  • Learn more about an overall business development strategy utilizing capability statements
  • Gain a better understanding how LGBTBE® businesses can effectively engage with corporate supplier diversity programs including tips and strategies to prepare for supplier diversity engagement
  • Network with other LGBTBE certified businesses across the State of Texas and make valuable connections
  • Engage in roundtable breakouts with individual panelists

LGBTBE Roundtable Sponsorship Opportunities

MEET THE EXPERTS

Panelist
Program Manager, Supplier Diversity
Bank of America

Renee Watson, BBA, MPA, ECMCA
Director, Small Business and Entrepreneurship Department,
Bexar County

Panelist
Supplier Diversity & Brand Advocacy, Small Business Liaison Officer
Chevron

Panelist
Senior Director of Diversity & Inclusion
Dell


Panelist
Director Supplier Diversity
PepsiCo

Bexar County

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This event is part of the statewide LGBTBE® Roundtable Program which offers education, connections and opportunities to help your certified LGBT Business Enterprise (LGBTBE) grow and thrive.  The program is held quarterly and is complimentary to members of the collaborating chambers. The goals of the statewide LGBTBE Roundtable Program are:
  • Support Certified LGBTBE members through education
  • Create connection opportunities for LGBTBE certified business to support business development and growth
  • Connect LGBTBEs across the State of Texas for business development, best practices share and more
The statewide LGBTBE® Roundtable Program is consistent with the Greater Houston LGBT Chamber’s mission of supporting our members through business growth, education, and advocacy.  As an LGBT Business Enterprise and Chamber member, certified LGBTBE® businesses are automatically eligible to participate in the LGBTBE® Roundtable Program, comprised exclusively of certified, LGBT-owned companies.
Not LGBTBE® certified? Do you want to participate in future opportunities through the LGBTBE® Roundtable Program? Is your business 51% or more LGBT-owned and controlled? If so, contact your local LGBT Chamber of Commerce to learn how you may apply for the LGBTBE® certification through the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) and how to waive your certification fee.