British American Business Council - Houston

Chapter Base: Houston

General Contact Information

P.O. Box 421234 Houston TX 77242-1234
P: (832) 351-3940 - F: (832) 351-3942

Chapter Leadership

Becci Himes Executive Director
Derek Blackwood, OBE President
Kevin Howard, MBE Chairman

Upcoming Events

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BABC - Starry Knight Gala

Join us, Kings, Queens, noble Lords and fair Ladies!  The British American Business...
Where: Westin Oaks Galleria

Featured News

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IMMIGRATION RULES UNDER THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION

By - BABC Member - Kenneth Harder - On March 6, 2017 the Trump Administration issued...

US SUSPENDS EXPEDITED PROCESSING OF H-1B VISAS

(CNN) - The US is temporarily suspending expedited processing of H-1B visas,...

MENTAL HEALTH IN THE OIL & GAS INDUSTRY

Getting to grips with Mental Health. In simple terms, mental health is a person’s...

BP - OUR COMMITMENT TO AMERICA: SUPPORTING THE U.S. ECONOMY

For 150 years, BP has been contributing to America’s economy and its energy security....

‘EMPLOYEES CAN BE THE BIGGEST THREAT TO A FIRM’S CYBER SECURITY’

One of the biggest threats to a firm’s cyber security is the people working within it,...

WILL ‘BREXIT’ DELIVER ANOTHER BLOW TO HOUSTON ECONOMY?

Photo:  Michael Kappeler/DPA, MBR Houston economists predicted another temporary...

BABC ANNOUNCES 2016 CONSUL GENERAL AWARD RECIPIENT

With the UK government’s growing interest in expanding their medical devices,...

What are your plans for OTC?

Only a short time to the opening of the 2016 Offshore Technology Conference. BABC is here to...

INTERNATIONAL EVENT CELEBRATES TRANSATLANTIC BUSINESS LINKS

An international event celebrating the business links between Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and...

LIFE AFTER OIL: CAN ABERDEEN RISE AGAIN?

Off the coast of Aberdeen, a dozen oil supply ships sit idly, their crews waiting for word...

Harold “Skip” York to Speak at BABC Annual Energy Forecast

Harold “Skip” York, Vice President of Integrated Energy in Wood...

H-1B FILING SEASON — WHAT THE CEO SHOULD KNOW

The H-1B filing season for new petitions starts on April 1 and lasts for only five business...

Susan Howard, President and Founding Director of BAFTX, dies at 62

The Board of Directors of the British-American Business Council wish to extend their...

Stop Giving Stuff Away

Marketing and Advertising is a necessary part of any business. Regardless of...

BABC Member Houston Energy Staffing Firm Merges with UK Co.

Not a week after Swift, a staffing firm focused on energy and infrastructure, spun off a...

BABC Member The Robert Gordon University Connection to Houston

The Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen, United Kingdom has strong connections with...

BACB Member BP Announces Appointment of New VP

We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Cindy Yeilding as vice...

Looking for a job? Recruitment Scams Abound

Employment fraud happens when a fraudster claims to be a recruitment agent, hiring you for a...

BABC Member Saltire Foundation Seeking Host Companies for Interns

The Saltire Foundation exists to find, fuel and spark Scotland’s human potential. This...

BABC Member Houston Dynamo Release Season Schedule

Major League Soccer announced the 2016 league schedule on Thursday, including the...