Come hear updates from industry leaders
By Trishna Buch
The State Of Industry business luncheon is upon us. Industry leaders are going to be converging on the Doyle Convention Center, below, on May 22 to update Galveston County citizens on the happenings of the various chemical and petroleum companies in the county.
Industry leaders from Marathon Petroleum, Dow Chemical, Ashland, Eastman Chemical, Valero Refining and BP Chemicals will be the guest speakers and each person will be giving guests a run-down of their industry and its current state of affairs.
The speakers that the lunch attendees will get to hear from are Rich Hernandez, general manager of Marathon, Connie Bradley, division manager of Marathon, Aaron Cameron, maintenance manager of Ashland, Roselle Bleile, production leader at Dow, Sergio Matute, site manager of Eastman, Sal Viscontini, plant manager of Valero and Peter Nowobilski, plant manager of BP.
Attendees will also enjoy a meal catered by Benno’s – a Cajun seafood restaurant based in Galveston.
If you have not yet had a chance to purchase your tickets, they can still be bought for $20 by going to the Texas City-La Marque chamber located at 9702 Emmett F Lowry Expressway in Texas City or by going online to the chamber’s website at tclmchamber.com. If you do not have a chance to purchase tickets beforehand, you can still buy them at the door for $25.
Photo by James Martin