Texas Association of Business CEO Jeff Moseley to speak at Lone Star Legislative Summit
(NACOGDOCHES, TX) The Nacogdoches County Chamber of Commerce announced today that Texas Association of Business (TAB) Chief Executive Officer Jeff Moseley will provide the Breakfast Keynote address at the Lone Star Legislative Summit on April 13, 2018.
TAB is the largest business association in Texas, representing over 2800 business from major corporations to small start-ups. Combined, those businesses employ over 2.5 million Texans and drive the economic engine of the state.
“We are excited to have Mr. Moseley address our Summit in Nacogdoches” said C. Wayne Mitchell, President and CEO, Nacogdoches County Chamber of Commerce. “Mr. Moseley has an extensive background in representing the business community in Texas and it will be interesting to hear about the issues facing the business community in Texas.”
Mr. Moseley most recently served as state Vice President of Government Affairs for the Texas Central Partners LLC, a private company developing new high-speed rail system between Houston and Dallas/Fort Worth.
Before that, Moseley was appointed by former Texas Governor Rick Perry to the five-member Texas Transportation Commission, which oversees the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and a $12 billion annual budget.
He also served as President and CEO of the Greater Houston Partnership (GHP), the primary business organization for the 11-county Houston region. Under his leadership, GHP gained national recognition as a center for economic development and became the largest chamber of commerce in the Lone Star State with a board consisting of 130 business leaders representing companies with combined annual revenue of $1.6 trillion.
On Thursday, April 12, the event will begin with the Lone Star Reception at the Fredonia Hotel and Convention Center in Nacogdoches. The reception includes a Media Madness: Divided We Fall - The Polarization of Politics discussion.
The Lone Star Legislative Summit, presented by the Texas Health Care Association, will take place on April 12 and 13, 2018 with programs and panel discussions at The Fredonia Hotel & Convention Center and on the campus of Stephen F. Austin State University.
The program is open to the public but seating is limited. Those interested in attending can register by calling the Nacogdoches County Chamber of Commerce at 936-560-5533.
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