Announcements

Next Membership Meeting:

Date:  8 November

Time:  12 - 1 PM

Location:
NuStar Energy
19003 Interstate 10 Frontage Rd
San Antonio, TX 78257

 

Topic & Speaker Information

Topic:  Port San Antonio - A Place for Innovation and Applied Technology

Synopsis:  Port San Antonio is home to over 80 organizations and 13,000 employees. At the heart of its future growth is Project Tech: A transformative development where private businesses and their government partners jointly develop and showcase innovations, particularly the application of cybersecurity, to key sectors of aerospace, manufacturing, energy, finance, and medicine.

Speaker Bio:  Marcel Johnson has worked at Port San Antonio since July 2010 and currently serves as the Vice President of Business Development.  He previously worked as the Vice President for Economic Development at the Greater San Antonio Chamber of Commerce, where he worked a total of 10 years in a variety of positions.

Marcel's past experiences include working as an independent contractor and owner of MLJ Enterprises where he provided sales and marketing services to San Antonio area businesses; serving as Director of the Americorps Program at the George Gervin Youth Center in San Antonio; and working as a part-time broadcaster at WOAI radio San Antonio, where he performed live news broadcasts, wrote copy, and prepared story packages for weekend news updates.