Biz Talk Session


Wednesday, September 15th | 12:45 PM to 1:55 PM (CST)

Biz Talk: Regional Economy Outlook & Minority Business Access to Capital
Experience how HMSDC and the Houston Business Journal are driving thought leadership and discussing business growth trends. This session will feature a regional economic outlook from Daron Peschel, Senior Vice President in Charge of the Houston Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Daron is the highest-ranking official for the federal reserve in Houston. Additionally, Biz Talk connects you with leaders and information needed to understand how to best position your business for growth. Hear from Henry Childs II, CEO of the NMSDC Business Consortium Fund and learn about how HMSDC through our national organization can assist MBEs can access to investment and working capital.

12:45 PM – 12:50 PM Sponsor Greetings – Bob Charlet, Publisher Houston Business Journal Pre-Recorded Video
12:50 PM – 1:10 PM Featured Speaker Address: Daron Peschel, Sr. Vice Pres, Houston Branch – Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas TOPIC: Regional Economic Outlook Zoom Live
1:10 PM – 1:20 PM Questions & Answers – Daron Peschel Zoom Live
1:20 PM – 1:40 PM Featured Speaker Address: Henry Childs II, CEO Business Consortium Fund TOPIC: BCF working and investment capital programs Zoom Live
1:40 PM – 1:50 PM Questions & Answers – Henry Childs, II Zoom Live
1:50 PM – 1:55 PM Closing Remarks – Ingrid Robinson, President, HMSDC Zoom Live