Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce

How to Network, Prospect, and Develop New Business

The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce’s Business and Professional Division will host an informative event, “How to Network, Prospect, and Develop New Business” with Glenn Smith of Glenn Smith Executive Coaching. This session, moderated by King Banerjee, FBCC Business & Professional Division Chair, will be held Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at the Fort Bend Chamber office, 445 Commerce Green Blvd., Sugar Land, TX 77478 from 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM. Join us as Glenn teaches participants how […]

2021 Fort Bend Chamber Challenge Golf Tournament Presented by Fluor

The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce will host the 2021 Chamber Challenge Golf Tournament presented by Fluor Corporation on Monday, November 15th from 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM at the beautiful Riverbend Country Club located in Sugar Land, TX. Join us for a relaxing day on the greens at this annual fundraising event. Players can enjoy the fun and festivities while making meaningful connections! Proceeds from the event will benefit the Fort Bend Chamber’s programs and initiatives. Registration […]

Fulshear Update With Mayor Groff

The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce’s Governmental Relations Division presents Mayor Aaron Groff who will provide an update on the City of Fulshear. This event will take place at Safari Texas Ranch, 11627 FM 1464, Richmond, TX 77407, on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 from 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM. This informative session will be moderated by Christopher Breaux, Whitley Penn, LLP, FBCC Governmental Relations Division Chair. Fulshear is one of the fastest growing communities in the Greater Houston area. Mayor […]

Artificial Intelligence Series, Part 3. Future of AI

The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce’s Fort Bend Future Initiative will host an educational Zoom webinar titled, “Artificial Intelligence Series, Part 3. Future of AI” on Wednesday, July 14th from 12:00 – 1:00 PM. This panel discussion will feature futurists and experts in the Artificial Intelligence field and will be moderated by Chairman of the Fort Bend Future initiative, Mike Dobert. The AI Series is presented by our Series Sponsors, Houston Community College, HCSS and Page. AI […]

Keri Curtis Schmidt Receives the Arthur A. Roberts Award for Distinguished Service

The President and CEO of the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce, Keri Curtis Schmidt, was honored for her distinguished service on June 24, 2021 at the TCCE (Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives) Annual Conference in South Padre Island, Texas. Schmidt accepted the Arthur A. Roberts Award for Distinguished Service as the TCCE commended her for her display of leadership, volunteerism, and service to the association throughout the year.   Named in honor of long time Texas […]

Are We Running Out of Water?

The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce’s Infrastructure Planning Division will host an informative Zoom Webinar, titled “Are We Running out of Water” on Thursday, June 24th from 8:00 – 9:30 AM. The panelists include Brian Butscher with the City of Sugar Land, Dr. David Harkins with Carollo Engineers, Ed McCarthy with McCarthy & McCarthy LLP, and Brandon Wade with the Gulf Coast Water Authority. This event is generously sponsored by DEC. This session is moderated by David […]

Healthcare Access in 2021

The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce’s Healthcare Division will host an informative session titled “Healthcare Access in 2021” on Wednesday, June 9th from 12:00 – 1:00 PM. Patient access has greatly changed throughout the last year, and this discussion will feature two highly esteemed healthcare professionals, Dr. Nicholas Desai with Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital and Jana Eubank with Texas Association of Community Health Centers, who will update our community on these changes. The speakers will address the […]

Congratulations to the Fort Bend Leadership Forum, Class of 2020!

Congratulations to the 44 graduates of the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Forum Class of 2020 generously sponsored by Audi of Sugar Land. Under the direction of Division Chairs Jan-Michael Jenkins and Breah Campbell, the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce Leadership program celebrates its most recent graduating class of effective leaders. Participants study the qualities that make a community leader, analyze leadership roles, and develop personal leadership styles and skills. The class of 2020 […]

Fort Bend Leadership Forum Class of 2022

The Premier Leadership Program in Fort Bend County The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce’s, Fort Bend Leadership Forum, is excited to announce we have launched our application and are accepting applicants for the Class of 2022. Our generous Title Sponsor for the Class of 2022 is Audi of Sugar Land. The Division Co-Chairs are Breah Campbell with Environmental Development Partners, LLC and Jan-Michael Jenkins with Legacy Fitness. With limited spots remaining, be sure to submit your […]

Juliette Nessmith Named Vice President Fort Bend Chamber Of Commerce

Juliette Nessmith

Juliette Nessmith, Director of Programs at the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce has recently been named Vice President.  Juliette has over seven years of experience with the Fort Bend Chamber. “Juliette has always served as a mentor to our new staff members and provides tremendous support to the entire team,” says Keri Schmidt, President & CEO, “through Juliette’s hard work, loyalty and dedication, she has earned the title Vice President.”  She is also a graduate of […]