British American Business Speaker Series - Energy and Annual General Meeting - April 8, 2015
Members and guest of the BABC gathered for the 2015 Annual General Meeting. Keynote speaker, Skip York of Wood Mackenzie spoke on "The Oil Slump: It's not just about supply". The event was generously sponsored by United Airlines and Dunbar Harder PLLC.
BABC was pleased to give a presentation check to it's selected charity, the British American Foundation of Texas. Susan Howard, BAFTx President, was on hand to accept the proceeds of the 2014 BABC Gala for $307,526.02. Derek Blackwood, BABC President, made the presentation. BAFTx is a charitable organization founded by the BABC in 2006. It is a scholarship programme providing educational opportunities for academically bright young people facing economic challenges. Since it's inception, BABC galas have raised just over $1,000.000 for the prgramme
A slate of directors was voted on at the event for 2015. Renewing their directorship were Derek Blackwood (Saltire Foundation) and James McLennan Wood Mackenzie). New to the board is Iain Humphries (Wood Group PSN).