May Monthly Luncheon

May 10, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Houston Racquet Club
10709 Memorial Drive
Houston, TX 77024
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Register for PRSA Houston's professional development luncheon on Wednesday, May 10 featuring Mike Waterman, president of the Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau. He will talk about “Houston. Life after Super Bowl LI.”

Key takeaways include:

  • Houston’s success during the Super Bowl and Final Four (two major events)

  • Continuing the momentum with projects like the recent Sports Illustrated Vibes festival.

  • Record breaking convention sales that buoy the local hospitality economy.

  • Initiatives to create a better visitor experience for tourists.


Speaker: MIKE WATERMAN, PRESIDENT OF THE GREATER HOUSTON CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU 

Mike Waterman, a hospitality veteran with more than 26 years in the industry, became executive vice president of Houston First Corp. and president of the Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau in May 2015.

Waterman joined HFC from Marriott International, where he served as vice president of sales for the Southwest region overseeing 100 properties, including a grouping of Marriott hotels in Los Angeles' convention district known as L.A. Live.

Waterman has held a series of executive positions with Marriott International over the last 14 years and has been promoted five times during that period. Prior to that, he held director positions with Marriott affiliated properties from Chicago to Baltimore since 1993.

Tickets

$40.00 Members
$47.00 after 5:00 pm May 8

$47.00 Guests
$52.00 after 5:00 pm May 8

$26.00 Student Ticket