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How you can benefit from Small Biz Matters

  • Expand connections with other area business leaders

  • Invitations to purposeful development opportunities

  • Access to specially curated on-demand digital programming

  • Receive data and publications covering economic highlights and consumer trends

  • High value, low cost branding opportunities

This program and its benefits are exclusive to Partnership members. Learn more about becoming a company member today.

Actively Involved

The Small Biz Matters program hosts a series of instructional videos for small business owners and entrepreneurs. This video features 10 Takeaways on Getting Started. Find other videos under Additional Resources at the bottom of this page. 

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"With one of the largest databases of members, [the Partnership] is a wonderful networking resource for me."


Neal Talmadge
BizJournals

"The quality of the programs are top-notched, and because of that, the attendees are top-notched as well. Quality networking is great!"


Anthony Pabillano
PwC

"Businesses who want to get their name out and sales professionals who want to increase their sphere of influence won't find a better organization to connect than GHP."


Lisa Bogany
Workforce Solutions

“Lonza is committed to building up our cell-and-gene-therapy capabilities in Pearland, which is a growing center for life sciences. The Houston area, supported by a number of world-class scientific institutions, is an important location for Lonza to continue to develop novel therapies offering the hope of improving the lives of patients all over the world.”


Mark Funk
Chief Operating Officer, Lonza

"Houston has a huge amount of raw ingredients needed to launch a startup -- top tier universities, affordable cost of living, tremendous wealth, large corporations -- so the creation of a startup hub in Houston has just been about aligning all these elements under one roof that provides entrepreneurs with the tools they need to succeed."


Lawson Gow
Founder & CEO, The Cannon

Get involved with Small Biz Matters to:

  • Expand connections with other area business leaders
  • Invitations to purposeful development opportunities
  • Access to specially curated on-demand digital programming
  • Receive data and publications covering economic highlights and consumer trends
  • High value, low cost branding opportunities
Lauren Dollard
Coordinator
Events & Programs
E
ldollard@houston.org
P
713-844-3686
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