Please remember that 9 Oct. is your last opportunity to purchase tickets for the BABC International Business Awards. We are currently 257 attendees. It promises to be a great event.
Also, for those of you looking to join BABC for the first time. As of 1 October we have opened registration for 2014. You may join now for the 2014 membership fee and receive complimentary membership for the remainder of 2013 as well. Registration is available on line at www.BABCHouston.org.
The United States Department of State (DOS) announced the registration procedures for the 2015 Diversity Immigrant Visa Program. The Department of State will accept completed entry forms for the fiscal year 2015 visa lottery program only if submitted electronically. Paper entries and mail-in requests for registration will not be accepted. This year, 50,000 immigrant visas are made available to natives of certain countries even if they have no U.S. relative or employer who can file an... [More Info]
BABC was one of the first organizations I joined in Houston when I started working for CBRE in 2006. BABC offers a network to collaborate and leverage relationships through various service lines and communities. I lived in London from 1994-1996 and missed the British and Global Network and have found it in Houston through BABC. CBRE has had the opportunity to represent many members with their commercial real estate needs (locally, nationally and globally) through our global platform of commercial real estate services. BABC is a great opportunity to develop relationships while having fun and meeting many new people.