houston, texas – Today, the American Chamber of Commerce hosted the latest installment of its “Advance with Africa” initiative in Houston. This is his third location in a multi-year national roadshow highlighting investment opportunities in African markets and creating new business opportunities for the United States and Africa.
Greater Houston Partnerships President and CEO Bob Harvey said: With Houston’s large and growing African-born population, it’s a great opportunity to connect small businesses in Houston with their communities of African businesses and identify economic opportunities. ”
Advance with Africa deepens U.S. companies’ understanding of investment opportunities in African markets through educational discussions, speeches, and panels with public and private sector leaders. Focused on engaging small business, black- and diaspora-owned businesses, Advance with Africa brings equitable growth to U.S. businesses, transforms the African narrative, and deepens U.S.-Africa economic ties. I’m here. of the United States Chamber of Commerce.
Kendra Gaither, vice president of the US-Africa Business Center at the US Chamber of Commerce, said: See Advance with Africa serve as a vehicle to deepen economic ties between the United States and Africa, one of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s most urgent recommendations to the Biden administration, creating new opportunities for American businesses large and small. is great. ”
Click here for more information on Advance with Africa and highlights from the Houston event. hereOur next step will be in Los Angeles in late May. Stay tuned for more details about our next and upcoming stops, including San Francisco, Seattle, and New York City.