Houston, Texas (PRWEB) April 10, 2014
Texas Black Expo (TBE), host of Texas’ largest African-American empowerment festival, announces State Senator Wendy Davis, democratic candidate for governor, will deliver the keynote address at the TBE Corporate Luncheon, Friday, June 20, 2014, 12:30 p.m., Four Seasons Hotel, 1300 Lamar Street, Houston. TBE is a nonprofit organization with a mission to stimulate growth and development within Texas’ urban communities by strengthening businesses, inspiring youth, and building better lives.
“I am honored to speak before Texas Black Expo, an organization dedicated to strengthening Texas business and improving the lives of Texans,” said Senator Wendy Davis. “Whether it’s making sure Texas children have access to a 21st century education, or making sure families are paid equally for the same work, I will fight for all Texans as your next governor.”
The TBE Corporate Luncheon, which is co-presented by the Texas Legislative Black Caucus, is a featured event at the 11th Annual TBE Summer Celebration, June 19-22, in Houston. The luncheon will gather the foremost business and community leaders, TBE corporate sponsors, and elected officials from across the state to help commence the action-packed, weekend of events.
“TBE isn’t focused on politics; the priority is to empower everyone with positive messages, and powerful experience,” said Jerome Love, president, TBE. “Our corporate partners support the Expo because they are committed to helping Texas’ diverse communities thrive. Senator Davis is committed to Texas, and all Texans, and I know her luncheon keynote will resonate with all attendees.”
For more information about TBE Corporate Luncheon featuring Senator Wendy Davis, including ticket and table purchases, visit the Expo website.
Approximately 25,000 attendees are expected to attend the TBE Summer Celebration, which also includes a health and wellness exposition, entrepreneur and youth empowerment summits, entertainment events, a college fair, and a small business marketplace. Expo events will also feature a star-studded line-up of celebrity guests, including lyricist MC Lyte, music sensations Morris Day and The Time, and nationally-syndicated radio host, Tom Joyner, among others. For more information, visit texasblackexpo.com, and connect with @TexasBlackExpo on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
About Texas Black Expo
Texas Black Expo is a nonprofit organization with a mission to stimulate growth and development within urban communities by strengthening businesses, inspiring youth, and building better lives. Texas Black Expo hosts Texas’ largest African-American empowerment festival, which is consistently held to coincide with the Juneteenth holiday. Founded in 2003, the Expo and has successfully touched more than 120,000 lives with business development programs, youth entrepreneurship initiatives, health and wellness expositions, and community events. For more information, visit texasblackexpo.com, or @TexasBlackExpo on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.