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Strategic Alliance Round Table with the Houston Dynamo

UPDATE: Steven Powell is not able to join us Friday, but if you are going to be substituted, be substituted by the best. Dynamo player Brian Ching will be with us instead.

 

Steven Powell, Sr. VP of Business Development, for the Houston Dynamo will join us for this October's meeting and will speaking about the newest developments with club. Click on the speaker tab above for Steve's full bio.

Steve will be bringing some Dynamo give aways. So, wear your Dynamo jersey or scarf to give him a big welcome.

7:30 am - 8:00 am - Breakfast and networking

8:00 am - 8:10 am - Welcome and announcments

8:10 am - 8:30 am - Steven Powell, Houston Dynamo

8:30 am - 9:00 am - More networking!

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

BABC members who are in the following sectors:

Legal

Relocation

Real Estate

Finance

Personnel Services

Personal Development

Office supplies

Business Services

Business Consultants

 

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ABOUT StAR:

StAR meets the first Friday of the month at the EIC with a catered breakfast from the Holiday Inn Energy Corridor. This is your opportunity to build strategic relationships with your fellow BABC members to get and give those golden referrals.  It's also an opportunity to hone your networking skills and learn from some of the best networkers in Houston, other BABC members. 

 

Speaker Steven Powell
Senior Vice President of Business Houston Dynamo Powell joined the Houston Dynamo in 2006 and oversees key revenue-generating areas of the business, including sponsorship and tickets sales. His MLS career dates back to 1997. Prior to entering professional sports, Powell enjoyed a successful career in broadcasting as an on-air personality ...

Senior Vice President of Business
Houston Dynamo

src="http://www.houstondynamo.com/sites/houston/files/StevenPowell_3.jpg" style="float:right; height:280px; margin:10px; width:200px" />Powell joined the Houston Dynamo in 2006 and oversees key revenue-generating areas of the business, including sponsorship and tickets sales. His MLS career dates back to 1997.

Prior to entering professional sports, Powell enjoyed a successful career in broadcasting as an on-air personality and as a general manager, including serving as the youngest general manager of a large market station in Arizona.

Powell’s extensive career in sports began in 1992 with Wichita Wings of the Major Indoor Soccer League and the National Professional Soccer League. Powell was later named General Manager of the Tampa Bay Terror before joining MLS with the Tampa Bay Mutiny.

During Powell’s time as VP of sales in Tampa, his department was nominated for Sales Team of the Year in 1998 after leading the league in new season ticket sales.  Powell also created and launched the now famous “Kicks for Kids” program, and he was nominated for Street and Smith’s Sports Business Journal’s “Best Forty under Forty” honor.

After serving a two-year stint as Chief Operating Officer and VP of marketing of the World Indoor Soccer League, Powell joined Hibernian Football Club of the Scottish Premier League and served as commercial director for two years. Powell returned to MLS in 2003 to lead the sales charge of the San Jose Earthquakes and followed this success with a short spell with the MetroStars before joining the Dynamo in 2006.

Powell holds both US and UK citizenship and lives in Clear Lake City with wife April, son Thomas, and their dog.


Full Description
Organizer Becci Himes

When?

Fri, Oct. 3, 2014
2:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

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Where?

The EIC
11490 Westheimer #850
Houston, TX 77077
US