On January 24, 2019 the U.S.-Russia Chamber of Commerce (“USRCC”) hosted a Business Networking Event at The West End – A Public House, Houston, TX. The event gathered more than 70 business professionals from various industries, including Oil & Gas, Healthcare, Logistics, Banking, Real Estate, and many others. Representatives of such companies like ExxonMobil, ConocoPhillips, Tenaris, TMK IPSCO, Ethos Energy, Fieldwood Energy, Moody Rambin, Element Americas, NDT Global, Port of Rotterdam, Turkish Airlines, LUKOIL, Parsons Corporation, and many others have attended the event. New connections and partnerships with USRCC members and guests were made during the evening.
During the event, the audience was greeted by the USRCC leadership and the reception attendees were provided with the information about the 2019 events and encouraged everyone to participate and support the USRCC’s effort to promote trade and investment between Russia, CIS, and the U.S.
Afterward, attendees received a warm welcome from Viacheslav, Levchik, Vice Consul, Consulate General of the Russian Federation who emphasized the importance of the U.S. – Russia business relations as well as the importance of the USRCC’s work.
Finally, the USRCC has welcomed its newest member – Turkish Airlines. Mr. Ken Bhappu, Regional Corporate Sales Manager, greeted the audience on behalf of the company and provided short overview of Turkish Airlines Corporate Club program and its benefits and provided the list of destinations in Russia that are currently a part of the Turkish Airlines network.
We would like to thank our attendees, members, and volunteers for joining us at the USRCC’s first event of 2019!
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