Houston Young Professionals and Houston Professionals Group • 27,127 membersTEXT “HYP” to 88202 for a Membership Application: HP/HYP is as diverse as our home, the great city of Houston, and we are proud to be an integral part of the local professional community. Our goal is to empower Houston’s professionals to connect with other like-minded individuals who share the passion of networking, business development, philanthropy, and arts/cultural activities. Want to make a difference in the local business community? Join HP/HYP today to meet other professionals and gain exposure to many of our community’s movers and shakers, or take a step forward to become a leader in your industry. HP/HYP Ambassadors work with our sponsors, local media, and members to host industry specific social and educational events. Either way, you have the opportunity to expand your business network and make valuable contacts to improve your professional bottom line. To learn more about Membership Benefits or to apply to become an Ambassador, please visit our website at: www.houstonprofessionals.org We look forward to seeing you soon. Freddy Goerges – Founder __________________ HP/HYP on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HoustonYoungProfessionals HP/HYP on Twitter: http://twitter.com/hp_hyp __________________ * Membership approval is at the sole discretion of HP/HYP. Requests to join will be reviewed by HP/HYP in order to ensure the cohesion, relevant discussions and professionalism of the group. All Members are volunteers, no partnership exist or is implied.
Houston Energy Corridor Connections Group • 12,340 membersMembership on LinkedIn is the cornerstone of networking efforts with its huge database and ease of use. One of the networks that determine your success both professionally and personally is your local network. It is our intention that the Houston Energy Corridor Connections group will provide area LinkedIn members with greatly enhanced opportunities to build their connections and networks and improve their results in all aspects of their lives.
Houston Energy Professionals Group • 7,708 membersOur aim is to create a network of like minded Energy Industry professionals in the Houston Metro area who can share advice on industry trends, provide career advice, issue alerts on job opportunities and submit general information for those who have recently arrived to the area.
The Greater Houston Texas A&M Networking Group Group • 6,366 membersThis group is dedicated to alumni of Texas A&M in the Greater Houston area and was established in March 2008. All Aggies are eligible and encouraged to join for the purpose of developing, refining or expanding their respective networks.
Houston Oil and Gas Jobs Group • 12,212 membersThis group is here to provide job seekers and job hunters a place to network together and communicate opportunities in the oil and gas sector.
Houston Association of REALTORS – Private Member GroupGroup • 4,480 membersThe Houston Association of REALTORS® (HAR) is a 27,000 member organization of real estate professionals engaged in every aspect of the industry, including residential and commercial sales and leasing, appraisal, property management and counseling. It is the largest individual membership trade association in Houston, and the second largest local Association/Board of REALTORS® in the United States.
University of HoustonGroup • 3,976 membersNetworking and career advancement information for students, alumni, faculty, staff, and friends of the University of Houston.
Houston ProfessionalsGroup • 3,030 membersThis group is for professionals only. This group is aimed for Houston, TX professionals to network with each other regarding chats about their companies, job referrals or postings and career advise. This is not a place to solicit your business unless you are seeking a professional candidate.
Houston NetworkingGroup • 2,028 membersLinkedIn Houston helps build relationships with Business Networking Events! PLease connect with Freddy Goerges, CEO & Founder LinkedIn Houston email@example.com | 713-409-6127
Women ‘s Young Professionals of Houston Group • 1,281 membersWomen ‘s Young Professionals of Houston is part of Houston Young Professionals TEXT “HYP” to 88202 to receive an Application for Active Membership or visit our website : www.HoustonYoungProfessionals.com Thank you Freddy Goerges CEO & Founder Houston Young Professionals 713-409-6127 Fgoerges@gmail.com Sylvia “Celeste” Cardenas CO-Founder HYP Award Series SylviaCeleste333@gmail.com
Houston Real Estate Referral NetworkGroup • 102 membersHouston Real Estate Referral Network was created as a platform for individuals to refer real estate deals to knowledgeable real estate professionals in the Greater Houston Metropolitan Area.
Oil and Gas Jobs in USA Texas Houston Dallas Florida Louisiana CANADA Alberta Calgary ManitobaGroup • 20,508 membersThis group is for Oil and Gas professionals living in North America Oil Hub: USA and Canada. You are welcome to join this Group IF YOU LIVE IN NORTH AMERICA: Introduce yourself to the community, share your exeprience, post discussions, jobs.. Industries: – Energy – Oil and Gas – Renewable Energies – Mining – Construction – Civil Engineering – Manufacturing Professionals working as: Oil executives, Vice President, Subsea Engineers, Toolpushers, Production, Geoscience, Drilling, Engineering, Offshore, Health and Safety, HSE, Environment, HR, Training, IT, Communications, Management, Alternative energy, Renewable Energy, Wind Energy, Solar Power Drillers, Roughnecks, Roustabouts, Derrickmen, Safety Advisors, OIMs, QA / QC, Well testing, Pipeline, NDT, Logistics, Procurement professionals, Inspection, Mining Engineers, Metals, Development, infrastructure, Civil Engineering, Architecture, Project Management Consultancy, Builders, Developers, Real Estate, Construction Companies, Building Materials, Maritime, Supporting services to construction and more USA: Texas, Houston, Dallas, Louisiana, North Dakota, California. CANADA: Alberta, Calgary, Manitoba…
Greater Houston Partnership Official GroupGroup • 15,411 membersThe Official LinkedIn Group for the Greater Houston Partnership. The Greater Houston Partnership’s mission is to make Houston one of the world’s best places to live, work and build a business. The purpose of the group is to foster networking and discussions among our members.
HR HoustonGroup • 7,438 membersThe HR Houston Linkedin Group is managed by HR Houston, a professional association with members representing 900+ companies in Houston. We are here to help Houston’s HR professionals by providing workshops, meetings, both SHRM-CP and HRCI certification prep classes and continuing education credit. Watch for our articles (via Twitter @HR_Houston) on relevant topics. In addition to learning, we focus on building the HR community in Houston by helping members collaborate with their peers, develop relationships, learn, grow, stay current with trends in the profession – and have a great time. Visit our website at www.hrhouston.org to find out more about membership, search for a job, post a position or check our Calendar for upcoming events
Houston Oil & Gas Networking CenterGroup • 7,060 membersHouston, TX Oil & Gas Professional Networking Center, is a place for Oil & Gas professionals to come and discuss happenings in the industry, area, events, and much more.
PMI Houston (Project Management Institute Houston Chapter)Group • 7,065 membersPMI is the leading global association for the project management profession. Founded in 1969, PMI has worked with business to create project management standards and techniques that work. PMI Houston is an organization of over 5,000 members and was founded in 1974. PMI Houston was the first chapter granted a PMI Charter and two of its members were among the PMI founders. Its members are involved in sectors where project management plays a crucial role including engineering and construction, industrial, information systems, oil and gas, healthcare, education, telecommunications, government, marketing and advertising, and service/support. For more information about PMI Houston, please visit www.pmihouston.org.
SHSU Alumni Network (Sam Houston State University)Group • 6,667 membersThe Sam Houston State University Alumni Association is committed to supporting the heritage and future of our institution by serving the interests of alumni, current students, and friends of the university.
UH – University of HoustonGroup • 6,389 membersUniversity of Houston is located in the heart of Houston, Texas. Founded in 1927, the it is a leading public Tier 1 research university in the vibrant international city of Houston. Learn more about UH at http://www.uh.edu/about/uh-glance/ Come and join UofH for a great experience and to add a new dimension in your professional and social life.
TYP Houston: Texas Young Professionals in Energy, Finance, Law & EngineeringGroup • 5,604 membersHouston TYP is a subgroup of Texas Young Professionals. Please join the main TYP group to become a member of Houston TYP. TYP is a community of young professionals, executives and entrepreneurs in their 20s to mid-40s from various industries across Texas. We are bridging the gap between social networks and face-to-face personal relationships by hosting regular mixers and events. Our mission is to foster professional relationship building, career development, entrepreneurial endeavors and civic involvement. By building relationships with other young professionals and business leaders, we strive to empower young professionals to become leaders in their workplace and local communities. Further information about TYP membership and Forum Discussion Guidelines is available at www.texasyoungprofessionals.com
Houston Geological SocietyGroup • 4,098 membersThe Houston Geological Society, or HGS, is a society for geoscience professionals, educators, students, and enthusiasts of the Houston metropolitan area. Members of HGS include a cross-section of many disciplines of geology, geophysics, and engineering, with members of all ages and all levels of experience. Various committees of the HGS provide focused content for members, such as North American Explorationists, International Explorationists, and Environmental & Engineering Geology. Young professionals can connect with the NeoGeos. There is even a geographically designated group, the Northsiders, to accommodate members in our spread out community. The HGS offers a full calendar’s worth of technical lunch and dinner meetings covering a variety of timely and relevant topics, as well as field trips, continuing education courses, and publications. The HGS has been affiliated with the AAPG since 1932 and has hosted both AAPG and GCAGS annual conventions in the Houston area on multiple occasions. The HGS also joins forces with the Geophysical Society of Houston (GSH) and the Society for Independent Professional Explorationists (SIPES), as well as other local geoscience societies of Texas and beyond. In addition, the HGS maintains two scholarship funds and recognizes outstanding students from a number of Texas universities. The HGS is managed by a membership-elected Board of Directors, a small staff based in Houston, and a vast volunteer network from the Houston geoscience community. Professional growth, education, volunteer opportunities, and networking are just a few of the rewards that come with participation in the HGS.
HNN (Houston Networking News)Group • 4,007 membersYour Source for Business Networking! Houston Networking News (HNN) was founded in 2003 to provide business professionals a collective source for all business networking activities in the Greater Houston area.Because of the initial positive response to HNN and the expressed desire for HNN members to network with each other, HNN developed and conducts a series of our own business networking functions, in addition to supporting those of other organizations. We have thus become a unique eclectic organization that appeals to the business and social needs of ANY business professional interested in networking in Houston. HNN supports the networking activities of more than 350 organizations. Use this LinkedIn group as an opportunity to network with other business professionals, entrepreneurs, executives and those interested in building their business through the powerful tool of networking. HNN provides many ways of promoting your business through our organization. We offer comprehensive advertising and marketing solutions tailored for your company or organization. Contact us for more info. Connect with us here on this group page or at www.HoustonNetworkingNews.com. There is a ton of information on our events that reaches all areas of the Greater Houston area!! THERE’S ALSO INFORMATION ON OUR RADIO SHOW THE EXECUTIVE HOUR WHICH IS HEARD DAILY on 1070AM KNTH. If you’re looking to build your business, you’ve found a home! Welcome!
Houston International HR RoundtableGroup • 3,702 membersWelcome to the Houston International HR Roundtable! The Group is run by Larry Scott of Parker +Lynch Legal. We are an educational and networking group for internationally active companies, global HR
Houston ITGroup • 3,108 membersNetwork with IT professionals in Houston, TX and surrounding areas.
YPE Houston – Young Professionals in EnergyGroup • 5,990 membersYoung Professionals in Energy (“YPE”) is a non-profit energy industry networking organization with over 40,000 members worldwide. YPE is dedicated to providing a forum for networking and career development for professionals in the global energy industry. YPE runs a year-round calendar of events in 40 chapters around the world. YPE aims to facilitate the advancement of young professionals in the energy industry around the world through social, educational and civic service oriented events. The desired outcome of YPE is to foster an environment where members can learn from each other’s experiences, share industry knowledge and discuss career matters.
Houston Supply Chain ProfessionalsGroup • 2,803 membersHouston based senior SCM professionals collaborating to solve tough business problems. For those seeking advice and direction on Supply Chain issues. One of the most discriminating groups on LinkedIn, membership is restricted to practitioners living and working in Houston.
JOBS 2.0 South (Southern US) Houston Miami Dallas Austin Atlanta Nashville Memphis Baltimore El PasoGroup • 5,288 membersThis group helps you find a job online and covers the Southern United States. Discuss the latest news, techniques and online trends to help you find that dream job. Join this group to learn from the professionals in online recruiting and hiring on how to use online social networks in your job search. Interact with recruiters as well as other job seekers to get hired for any job in any industry. Post your resume on www.resumark.com and get paid to look for a job!
Houston Young Lawyers Association – HYLAGroup • 2,635 membersThe Houston Young Lawyers Association has been serving the legal profession, serving the Houston community, and preparing young lawyers to be professional and community leaders since 1937. This group is for HYLA’s members, friends, and alumni.
Sam Houston State University Career ServicesGroup • 2,439 membersWelcome to the Sam Houston State University Career Services’ LinkedIn Group! This is a group for current SHSU students, alumni, and business partners established to provide information about upcoming Career Services events, activities, and to serve as a forum for career-related discussion.
Texas State Alumni Association – Houston ChapterGroup • 2,371 membersPrivate group. To request membership, click Join and your request will be reviewed by the group manager. Connecting Houston Bobcats to serve, strengthen and support Texas State University. Network and interact with fellow professional Texas State & SWT alumni residing in the Greater Houston alumni area. This is a place for job opportunities, discussion of industry trends, sharing of Bobcat stories and Bobcat milestones, sharing of Texas State events and supporting alumni career triumphs. Posts are monitored and we reserve the right to delete posts that seem questionable. If you would like to post something and you are not sure, please contact us.
APICS – Houston ChapterGroup • 2,359 membersThe APICS Houston Chapter (www.apics-houston.org) is a leading provider of supply chain education. We are a non-profit, membership organization. We host certification review classes and professional development meetings; coordinate plant tours; and facilitate various networking events. We sponsor student chapters at the University of Houston, Texas A&M, Sam Houston State University, and Houston Community College.
Network After Work-Houston Business/Professional Networking EventsGroup • 4,521 membersNetwork After Work is America’s premier face-to-face business networking company with monthly mixer events in over 80+ cities catering to over 4 million members. Attendees make valuable connections with other members of their business community while enjoying different exciting venues including clubs, restaurants, hotels, and special event locations. Network After Work launched in 2009 and has become the largest and fastest growing organization of its kind. Each event attracts a diverse mix of up to several hundred professionals from all industries and career levels. It all takes place on a weekday right after work in a fun and relaxed atmosphere conducive to making connections.
Texas Exes Houston ChapterGroup • 2,252 membersThis group is for the alumni of The University of Texas at Austin who live in Houston, Texas. Once you request to join, please allow 2-3 business days for approval. Hook ‘Em! We respect our members’ privacy. If you are a recruiter or someone wanting opportunities to interact with our members, please contact us through our website, http://www.texasexes.org/houston.
Houston Technology CenterGroup • 2,205 membersThe Houston Technology Center serves as the nexus of new ideas and technological innovation for the greater Houston area and surrounding counties. We enable and accelerate the growth of emerging technology companies through the HTC Acceleration Program. Our proven program helps to create jobs and promotes economic development through mentorship and educational programs for entrepreneurs and startup technology companies.
Houston Accounting & Finance ProfessionalsGroup • 2,118 membersThe purpose of the Houston Accounting & Finance Professionals group is to facilitate networking between its members and promote free exchange of employment and industry-related information. Recruiters are welcome to join. Although the group targets All members are encouraged to develop as many connections as possible through the group membership. Feel free to add the group manager to your contacts, but become a member first. Also, incomplete profiles will not be approved. Thank you for your interest.
American Advertising Federation – HoustonGroup • 2,020 membersThe American Advertising Federation- Houston is an association of professionals from all disciplines in the advertising, marketing and communications industries. With a membership of over four hundred professionals, the group takes an active role in the community both locally and through its affiliation with the American Advertising Federation (AAF), a 50,000-member national association of advertising professionals.
PRSA HoustonGroup • 2,026 membersPRSA Houston is one of the nation’s largest and most active chapters of the Public Relations Society of America. Founded in 1950, PRSA Houston focuses on helping members become more valuable to their organizations and clients, and therefore become more successful professionally, by: providing peer-based support; encouraging professional growth through participation in educational programs and leadership roles; and promoting the highest standards of professional competence and ethics.
Houston Office 365 CommunityGroup • 1,865 membersWe are a group of fellow Office 365 & SharePoint users in the Houston area. We meet on every third Wednesday of the month to review, share and network. Please note that joining this LinkedIn group does NOT mean you are a member of HOU365. To become a member of HOU365, please join by going to our
Houston Attorney NetworkingGroup • 1,838 membersThis group will focus on networking and making connections for future partnerships and general discussions about the legal industry, specifically in the Houston legal market.
Houston .NET User GroupGroup • 1,820 membersTo explore, examine, develop and advance applications and services built with the .Net Development platform. Effectively aiding the widespread learning and sharing of the Dot Net Development Platform in the Houston Technology Marketplace with our members, who are both individuals and corporations.
Houston Association of Professional Landmen (HAPL)Group • 1,808 membersWelcome to the Houston Association of Professional Landmen (HAPL) Official Linked In Page! Become a member online at www.hapl.org. HAPL Mission Statement: To further the education, knowledge and interest of the Professional Landman in current problems that confront the oil and gas industry in its expanded exploration for and the production of energy derived from hydrocarbons, coal, oil shale, uranium, tar sands, nuclear and hydrodynamic sources and the development of sulphur and other natural resources through hard rock mining or otherwise. To promote more effective public relations on industrial, community and governmental levels and when deemed advisable by the Executive Committee to express the Association’s position with regard to matters affecting landmen, the oil and gas industry and public affairs affective the oil and gas industry. To provide social opportunities through which members can meet each other and discuss matters of mutual interest. The HAPL holds many events throughout the year for its members and interested non-members. We number approximately 1800 active members located primarily in the Houston area. Our members represent oil and gas businesses ranging from very large oil companies to independent landmen. Some of our events include: monthly luncheons, networking and social gatherings, community charity activites and educational seminars. On the first of each month we publish our monthly newsletter for members. Please see our website at www.hapl.org for membership requirements. Membership of our Linkedin group does not constitute membership in the HAPL. Address 800 Bering Drive Ste 120, Houston, TX 77057 Phone (713) 622-6868 Website http://www.hapl.org
Houston Aggie NetworkingGroup • 1,729 membersAggies in Houston! Come join this group to meet fellow Aggies at events that will be hosted primarily inside the loop in Houston, Texas. Come to meet both new friends and old ones. The mixers will be for both social and professional. Our goal is to do the best we can do to do business with other Aggies….I look forward to seeing you at our next event!
University of Houston Bauer’s Rockwell Career CenterGroup • 3,399 membersRockwell Career Center is committed to helping all Bauer students and alumni along their career path. This group will primarily be focused on alerting members about our events, interviews and additional career related resources.
Best Places to Work in Texas TX Jobs in Houston Dallas SanAntonio CareersGroup • 3,240 membersThis group is for discussion on the best places to work in Texas including the good, the bad, and the fun! We encourage you to share your experiences about companies you have worked at and companies you have interviewed with. All experiences must be first hand, not I heard from a friend. lol We will give a monthly recognition award to the employer of the month and to the most active member of the month. I encourage you to nominate your company and your employees on LinkedIn participate.
Houston Commercial Real EstateGroup • 1,598 membersWe are excited to invite you to join our Houston Commercial Real Estate LinkedIn group, bringing together the best and brightest local real estate professionals. * Connect and Network with Houston’s top Real Estate Players * Discounts on Bisnow Events, Video, and Research * Live Local Real Estate News Feed * Real Estate Executive Job Board * Post and Market your Property Listings
TXCPA Houston Young ProfessionalsGroup • 1,545 membersTXCPA Houston – a Chapter of the Texas Society of CPAs – has more than 7,000 active members. It is the largest society in Texas – and larger than 42 state CPA societies! The Houston CPA Society has been the premier organization serving CPAs in the 13 counties of the Houston metropolitan area since being founded in 1928. The Society focuses on empowering CPAs to meet the challenges of the future through professional development and community involvement. The mission of the Young Professionals group is to foster professional networking, career development and civic involvement among CPAs and accounting professionals aged 40 to 21.
Accounting and Finance Professionals of HoustonGroup • 1,524 membersThis is a group designed for accounting and finance professionals in Houston to discuss the market and challenges in Houston, TX and to provide a place to network, exchange ideas, learn about new trends, and discover new opportunities. The group is managed by Sentoria Staffing Solutions, a professional placement firm experienced in and focused Accounting, Finance, Tax and Audit in the Houston market. Our team of experienced Accounting and Finance Executive Recruiting team bring over 50+ years of knowledge to the industry in direct hire, contract and interim placement in the Accounting, Finance, Tax and Audit sectors. Our mission is to provide exceptional service to clients and candidates and we believe developing strong, long-term relationships set us apart from others in our industry. We invite you to learn more about us at www.sentoriasolutions.com
Texas A&M Howdy Club – Houston, TXGroup • 1,503 membersBackground: The Houston Howdy Club is the former student organization for recent graduates in the Houston area. The Howdy Club mission statement is as follows: The Texas A&M Howdy Club is an organization dedicated to promoting and supporting education, professional growth, service, and scholarships among Texas A&M University Alumni, Students, and Staff. We raise money through various events in Houston, TX including monthly Aggie Happy Hours, Toob Trip, Bus Trip to watch an Aggie Football game, Howdy Club Uncorked Events, The Grip It & Rip It Golf Tournament, etc. All of our events are listed on www.howdyclub.com. In accordance with our mission, Howdy Club awards over $21,000 in scholarships annually. However, unlike most any other scholarship program available to A&M students, the Howdy Club awards its scholarships primarily based on the AGGIE SPIRIT demonstrated by the applicant. The Howdy Club holds monthly social hours and other events where donations are collected for the purpose of funding these scholarships. Also, Howdy Club accepts donations from both business and individuals to support the program. If you would like to become a part of ensuring that students that exemplify the Aggie Spirit attend Texas A&M, please consider making a tax-deductible donation. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
National Business Development AssociationGroup • 1,513 membersThe National Business Development Association (NBDA) was started by Christine Spray. She recognized, in her business development and board experience, the need for a national trade association to provide best practices to those individuals whose primary responsibility is developing business for their organization. Spray strongly believes that in order to be a great developer of business, you must focus on others and their needs before focusing on yourself. It’s about building relationships and trust before building your business. Membership & Events • Learn Great Tools and Techniques to Implement Right Away • Learn What Works and Doesn’t Work in Today’s Market • Learn What Others are Doing to be Successful • Gain Expertise and Thought Leadership • Connect and Network with Other Great Professionals • Invest in Your Professional Development • Grow Your Business; Increase Your Revenue • Get Focused, Create a Plan with Action Strategies for Success • Attend and Network at Bi-monthly Breakfast Meetings • Receive Quarterly Newsletters with Best Practices, Case Studies Through our programs, we have created a vibrant learning community where our members can stay on top of industry trends and continually hone their skills through specific and focused professional development. The members of NBDA strongly believe in order to be great business development professionals, you must focus on others and their needs before focusing on yourself. You will find this philosophy at the center of everything that is taught at the NBDA. Our Mission is to Build Relationships. Build Trust. Build Your Business. Our headquarters are located in Houston, Texas, USA with plans to develop Chapters in others cities ongoing.
South Texas College of Law Houston Alumni GroupGroup • 2,921 membersThe South Texas College of Law Hosuton Alumni Group is a network of South Texas alumni aimed at developing benefits for its members such as providing a strong network for members to support cultural, civic, legislative, charitable, business, employment and other activities. Our goal is to create a tight network of support to help each other succeed, socially and economically. The goal of this group is to share only valuable information for the greater good of the entire group. This is why all group members have the obligation to add only valuable information and insight to group discussions and to flag non valuable or sole serving information. This is ultimate democracy for the benefit of the whole group over the interests of a few. If you agree with these basic principles and can live with them, we welcome you to stay as a valuable member. We really want to help each other succeed.
Houston Energy Insider – Oil & Gas Professionals NetworkGroup • 1,411 membersThe purpose of Houston Energy Insider (HEI) is to provide a forum for oil and energy professional’s to connect and discuss relevant topics as it relates to energy. Also, it is a place for employers and recruiters to connect with potential oil and energy job candidates. Discussion topics include: upstream, midstream, downstream, gas exploration, energy markets/trading activities, various energy (alternative). Industries concerning HEI: – Energy – Oil and Gas – Renewable Energy – Mining – Construction – Civil Engineering – Manufacturing Professionals who would benefit from HEI: Subsea Engineers, Toolpushers, Production, Geoscience, Drilling, Engineering, Offshore, Health and Safety, HSE, Environment, HR, Training, IT, Communications, CEOs, CFOs, Presidents, VPs, CMOs, Sales & Marketing, Management, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy, Wind Energy, Solar Power Drillers, Roughnecks, Roustabouts, Derrickmen, Safety Advisors, OIMs, QA / QC, Well Testing, Pipeline, NDT, Logistics, Procurement professionals, Inspection, Mining Engineers, Metals, Development, Fracking, Infrastructure, Civil Engineering, Architecture, Project Management Consultancy, Builders, Developers, Real Estate, Construction Companies, Building Materials, Maritime, Supporting services to construction and more. USA: Texas, Houston, Dallas, Eagle Ford, Permian Basin, Bakken, Gulf of Mexico, Oklahoma, North Dakota, California, and more. CANADA: Alberta, Calgary, Manitoba, etc.
Salesforce Houston User GroupGroup • 1,402 membersAdministrators, Marketers, Developers and Power Users of Salesforce.com in the Greater Houston Area For additional information about the group, please reach out to Becka Miller or Amrah Sanchez via Linked In.
TXCPA HoustonGroup • 1,385 membersThis is the LinkedIn group for members of TXCPA Houston, a chapter of the Texas Society of CPAs. TXCPA is Texas’ professional association for CPAs with 28,000 members in public practice, business and industry, government, and education.With close to 8,000 members, TXCPA Houston is committed to promoting excellence in the accounting profession! If you are not a member, join today!
Sam Houston State UniversityGroup • 2,670 membersEnter a brief description of your group and its purpose, i.e., “This is a group for User Experience Design professionals to expand our network of people and ideas.”
University of Houston Alumni – All CampusesGroup • 2,664 membersThis is a group for ALL UH Cougar alumni to network: whether you went to the Main Campus, Clear Lake Campus, Victoria Campus, Downtown or any of the other Satellite locations
Texas Medical Center HoustonGroup • 2,572 membersThis linkedin group is intended to facilitate collaboration of biomedical scientists working in the Texas Medical Center institutions incuding Baylor, Rice, University of Texas,MD Anderson and the various other schools and hospitals
Only in HoustonGroup • 1,284 membersTo promote the creative forces found within the city of Houston through programs and resources that increase industry awareness and prosperity.
CWI Greater Houston AreaCWI Greater Houston AreaGroup • 1,271 membersLet’s talk about upcoming projects that require a CWI in the Greater Houston area. Joining this group with increase your visiablity to where your next project will start..
BP MS 150 Bike Ride (Houston to Austin)Group • 1,245 membersThis group is composed of people who have participated in the BP MS150 2 day Bike Tour from Houston to Austin. We are people who want to do something about MS now. MS stops people from moving. The National MS Society exists to make sure it doesn’t. We help each person address the challenges of living with MS and are dedicated to achieving a world free of MS. We are people who want to do something about MS now. Join the movement at txh.nationalmssociety.org and www.bpms150.net.
Houston Business ProfessionalsGroup • 1,244 membersHouston Business Professionals is where Houston’s business executives gather to discuss various types of businesses and various ways to do business. Have a business question and need some insight about something? Post it here! If you are a Houston Business Executive this is the place for you! Come and meet everyone in Houston!
National Black MBA Association Houston Chapter, Inc.Group • 1,215 membersThe Houston chapter was created in the eighties and has flourished to its current standing today. 2013 marked our 30th anniversary and we are strategically moving forward to empower visionaries. Our headquarters is located in Chicago and the organization was established in 1970. The organization gains its strength from a strong belief in community and a commitment to its development through economic and educational development initiatives that support the global African American community. Please add your voice to ours as we reach out into the greater Houston community.
Energy Job Search Team – HoustonGroup • 1,192 members Tuesdays meeting 10am-12pm at Chapelwood United Methodist Church 11140 Greenbay Street Houston, Texas 77024
Local Connect HoustonGroup • 1,182 membersLinkedin provides a lot of opportunity for professionals across the globe. It is one of, if not the most important, networks that help build success both professionally and personally in your local network. We hope to be able to provide a quality platform upon which we locals from the Houston area can create strong networks and relations to both grow and progress.
AFP HoustonGroup • 1,181 membersThe Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents more than 30,000 members in 200 chapters throughout the world, working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs. The association fosters development and growth of fundraising professionals and promotes high ethical standards in the fundraising profession. Founded in 1969, AFP Greater Houston Chapter (AFP-GHC) represents the fourth largest city in the country with over 550 members. The AFP- GHC was formed in 1969 and boasts a growing membership of more than 550 fundraising professionals. AFP-GHC partners with Rice University Susanne M. Glasscock School of Continuing Studies to offer “The Art of Fundraising I: The Fundamentals”; “The Art of Fundraising II: Advanced Principles and Practices”; “Writing Winning Proposals and Capital Campaigns and Major Gifts” as well as “Best Boards: Leadership Conference for Nonprofits”. AFP-GHC is the mentor chapter for the University of Houston AFP Collegiate Chapter and works with the David M. Underwood Chapter of American Humanics for the annual Youth in Philanthropy Program. AFP-GHC annually presents the Ask the Experts Educational Conference, a one day program with educational sessions, networking opportunities as well as vendor presentations. The National Philanthropy Day (NPD) luncheon, held every November, is one of the largest AFP NPD Celebrations in the country.
Houston Business ConnectionsGroup • 1,178 members”Houston Business Connections” is a networking group for business professionals who are primarily in the Houston area. The purpose of the group is to provide each member with a broad, diverse, and pro-active source of information and other resources to improve their lives, both personal & professional. If you want to get the word out on a new service, product or business, this is an excellent venue to advertise. Houston Business Connections is a group of experienced, professional networkers who will spread the word and start the grassroots growth. If you have a problem or need a recommendation for a contractor or other business you can trust, you can always get honest feedback here in the privacy of the group. If you are looking to find new activities or new experiences locally for yourself or your family, we are a resource that will give you hundreds or even thousands of different perspectives. If you are supporting a cause you’re committed to and want to raise awareness in the community, once again, hundreds or even thousands of resources exist within our group to support you. We meet regularly and look forward to welcoming new members to our group.
Houston HP AlumniGroup • 1,157 membersThis group is for Houston Area Alumni of HP to connect with one another on LinkedIn. Specifically it exists to help with Networking, Job Search, Sharing Tips and Experiences, and so on. If you have been previously employed by HP in Houston you are welcome to join and contribute. This is an independent volunteer organization – not endorsed or supported by the Hewlett-Packard Company.
713 Houston Real Estate REIAGroup • 1,165 membersThis group is for anyone with a passion for real estate investing, if you’re a newbie looking to learn or a seasoned investor looking to network. I started this group to coordinate real estate related networking events in the greater Houston area. I felt it would be a better way to organize these events than the Facebook page from which it was born: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1550585535178008/ Any questions or feel free to email me at email@example.com or call me at 281-852-7777.
Connect: Greater Houston’s Professionals NetworkGroup • 1,153 membersWe are a group of professionals from various disciplines, who are focused on expanding our business connections. We believe we can do more together than can be done apart. We will focus on making meaningful connections, asking questions, learning new skills, honing strategies, and supporting each other. We will be bringing some of Houston’s finest together!
LSUAA Greater Houston ChapterGroup • 1,119 membersThe LSU Alumni Association of Greater Houston is one of the largest LSU alumni associations in the land. Join this group to network with other alumni and get involved in LSU alumni activities.
Houston Interpreters and Translators Association (HITA)Group • 1,103 membersHITA is a forum for those interested in sharing their experiences, to promote the interests of translators and interpreters in Houston, Texas, and surrounding areas, and to serve in cooperation with other organizations in the recognition of translation and interpretation as professions.
Houston Ags In EnergyGroup • 1,095 membersHouston Ags In Energy is a business and social networking group consisting of Aggies in and around the Houston area who are in some way connected to the energy industry. The purpose of the group is to give Houston-area Ags the chance to meet, socialize, network and do business with other Ags in the industry. Our group members come from a wide variety of companies in the industry, specializing in various markets including (but not limited to): up-stream, mid-stream, down-stream, energy lending, energy law, energy recruiting and number of other specialized fields. We typically meet once a month for a happy hour and hold periodic social networking events throughout the year. Members are invited to bring their spouse or significant other, other Aggies you may know or work with, and even though it is an Aggie group, non-Aggies are invited to join as well. Aggies who may not live in the Houston area, but who are in the energy industry and travel to Houston for business are invited to join as well.
KPMG Houston Office Alumni & Current ProfessionalsGroup • 1,088 membersAs a current or former KPMG Houston office professional, you are an important member of the KPMG family. This group will serve as a community for KPMG Houston alumni and employees. Here, you will find discussions posted by experts, thought leaders and visionaries across all industries and sectors, as well as local office activities and updates. We invite you to join the conversation and create a connection with KPMG that lasts a lifetime.
Houston Business Journal SubscribersGroup • 1,063 membersThe Houston Business Journal is the leading provider local business news for the Greater Houston area. Each issue is packed with breaking business news, People on the Move, Top 25 Lists, For the Record and more. The Houston Business Journal currently reaches over 200,000 business owners, professionals and decision makers through their print edition each week. For more information or to subscribe, call (713) 688-8811. STRICTLY HOUSTON. STRICTLY BUSINESS.
National Society of Hispanic Professionals – Houston ChapterGroup • 1,071 membersWith over ten thousand members nationwide, the National Society for Hispanic Professionals is the top networking association for Hispanic professionals in the United States. It is free to join and this is a great place for you to connect with new people who share your interests, heritage, and desires to succeed! The Houston chapter was founded in 2006 by six founding members and me. We are here to help whomever we can with whatever they may need.
Society of Women Engineers – Houston SectionGroup • 1,069 membersThis is the official page of The Society of Women Engineers – Houston Area (SWE-HA), which is a section of the national, non-profit organization Society of Women Engineers. We are dedicated to the education and professional growth of engineers and related engineering professionals within the Greater Houston Area. What does SWE-HA do? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… Leadership Activities provide opportunities for members to develop leadership and management skills, expand and enhance their career options, and achieve their maximum potential. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… Recognition Activities aim to expand the image of engineers in improving the quality of life, recognize the contributions and achievements of women engineers, and increase the visibility of SWE and its programs to members, the technical community, and the general public. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… Outreach Activities that engage young people that motivate the interest in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) curriculum and activities.
Houston EntrepreneursGroup • 2,082 membersA group/place where entrepreneurs and small business owners can come together and share their knowledge, wisdom, counsel and advice. Let’s find solutions and ways to enhance each other’s businesses, sales and achieve the goals we’ve always wanted! Topics can be anywhere from business challenges to ownership fun to everything in between. Share with others and let’s begin on the path to bigger things.
University of Houston Architecture and Design AlumniGroup • 989 membersGraduates of the University of Houston College of Architecture and Design looking to network, volunteer, connect with their alma mater and fellow alumni on issues that matter to them, and keep in touch.
ASQ Greater Houston Section 1405Group • 996 membersASQ Section 1405 provides a forum to the Greater Houston area to advance quality and operational excellence through learning and knowledge exchange.
Houston Insurance ProfessionalsGroup • 984 membersJoin the Houston Insurance Professionals to grow professionally, grow your network, discuss industry issues, and seek new and better opportunities.
HMPA – Houston Metropolitan Paralegal AssociationGroup • 991 membersHMPA’s goal is to promote the professional advancement of paralegals in the Houston metropolitan area. As a non-partisan, non-bargaining association, HMPA strives for a heightened standard of excellence in the profession through the implementation of minimum education standards for its members, and the creation of the advanced Professional Houston Paralegal designation. Although HMPA is not a regulatory board, our goal is to remain on the forefront of regulation, certificate and licensure issues facing the profession during the coming years.
Geophysical Society of HoustonGroup • 912 membersJoin the largest section of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists! The Geophysical Society of Houston forms the heart of a Houston-based geophysical community and gives opportunities to interact with colleagues throughout the profession.
Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) – Houston ChapterGroup • 898 membersThe Houston Chapter IMA mission is to provide a dynamic forum for management accounting and finance professionals to develop and advance their careers through certification, education, networking and the advocacy of the highest ethical and professional practices. Houston Chapter’s official LinkedIn site is open to IMA members and other professionals. Participants are encouraged to network, share experiences and participate in an ongoing dialogue. Houston Chapter IMA is not responsible for the opinions and information posted on this site by others. To ensure the best possible experience for all community members, Houston Chapter IMA prohibits postings that are defamatory, abusive, offensive or illegal in nature. Houston Chapter IMA reserves the right to remove posts that violate the above policy and terminate subscribers from this group. For more information on Houston Chapter IMA, go to www.ima-houston.org. For more information on the global IMA organization, go to www.imanet.org.
The Junior League of Houston, Inc.Group • 876 membersThe Junior League of Houston is a committed corps of approximately 5,000 trained volunteers dedicated to “Building A Better Community.” Throughout their membership, JLH volunteers participate in a comprehensive, hands-on training and education program focused on promoting leadership skills and addressing community issues. The result is innovative and collaborative programs that significantly impact the community, such as one of Houston’s only free CPR programs, and SuperKids Mobile Pediatric Clinic, benefiting disadvantaged children. Each year, approximately 275 provisional members participate in a rigorous JLH education and training program, and service projects through Texas Children’s Hospital. Approximately 1,500 active members each serve at least 72 volunteer hours in a JLH community or administrative project. Beyond their active League years, sustaining members continue to serve the League and the community through their leadership and participation in a variety of service activities and non-profit projects.
Houston Area Urban League Young ProfessionalsGroup • 862 membersAs an auxiliary of the Houston Area Urban League, we engage young men and women in the movement towards the achievement of professional development, social and economic equality, and community service. Through the hosting of public forums, presentations from guest speakers from Houston’s professional arenas, developmental seminars and outreach efforts benefiting adults and youth, HAULYP seeks to cultivate its membership by helping them grow participants professionally as well as civically.
Houston Project ControlsGroup • 869 membersA place for all project controls people to come and share ideas, leads and experiences about project controls opportunities in Houston, TX
University of Houston AlumniGroup • 856 membersThis group is for all the graduates of the University of Houston that attended this great educational institution. Once a Cougar, always a Cougar!
Houston Small Business Owners [HSBO]Group • 845 membersWelcome to “HSBO” – This group is open to all Houston based Small Business groups and is developed and targeted toward owners, operators, and CEOs of Home Based Businesses, internet business, start my own home business, list home business opportunities. This group is for any self-employed professionals who want to discuss and learn more effective ways to attract more clients. * This is a SPAM FREE group. Any and all spammers are automatically removed from the group without warning. All members are asked to flag any spam and I will remove the spammer. Thank you. Welcome!
Transportation Club of HoustonGroup • 853 membersFounded in 1915, the Transportation Club of Houston is rich in tradition as a partner in Houston’s growth to becoming the capital of commerce for Texas. The Transportation Club of Houston fosters the networking, interaction, and education of stakeholders for all modes of transportation. The organization strives to be excellent stewards of the community through education, scholarships, and volunteerism. Our membership consists of executives in the transportation departments of major corporations, producers of logistics and transportation-related products and companies which provide the transportation of cargo by motor, rail, water and air. Because the Club strongly believes in assisting students who are pursuing degrees in logistics or transportation, it contributes thousands of dollars annually towards scholarships at accredited institutions of higher learning. Funding is primarily raised through a bi-annual golf tournament in the spring and fall. Join us on Facebook and Twitter for event updates & follow us on LinkedIn!
HAAPC – Houston Area Association of Personnel ConsultantsGroup • 811 membersHouston Area Association of Personnel Consultants (HAAPC) is a professional trade association dedicated to promoting high standards of business practices and state of the art educational programs for members of the staffing industry.
Startup HoustonGroup • 812 membersStartup Houston is committed to lifting up the technology startup community in the Greater Houston region.
Houston L.E.A.D.Group • 807 membersLet us introduce ourselves, we are Houston’s answer for business networking. Ask yourself these questions, check if the answer is “yes:” – Am I receiving the number of quality referrals I want? – Am I giving the number of quality referrals I am able to? – Am I receiving the ROI I desire for the time, money and effort invested in business networking? – Am I receiving enough advice or information to help grow my business? If you didn’t answer yes to all of the above questions, you will be making a smart investment by getting involved in this unique networking group. Learn about our unique L.E.A.D. Networking System™ that includes: • A master plan for sharing quality referrals • A mentor/buddy program for new members • Weekly group meetings, including networking training from certified networkers • A FaceBook and LinkedIn L.E.A.D. Networkers Group™ • Weekly Houston Networking News events to apply skills learned in your group meetings (Optional) • Bi-monthly mixers for networking with other L.E.A.D. groups • The opportunity to become a Certified Master Networker To find out more, such as our meeting locations and times, go to www.HoustonLEAD.com or call 281-701-9235 or email Info@HoustonLEAD.com. If you’re looking to do business and development with other professionals, we strongly recommend you join the L.E.A.D. organization.
Houston Oilfield EngineersGroup • 799 membersHouston Oilfield Engineer purpose is to provide a platform for Engineers in Houston who have knowledge and experience in the Oilfield to share information. Information may include but is not limited to Technology, Trends, Growth Areas, Jobs, Research and Development, Scholarships, Onshore, Offshore, Surface, Subsea, Production, Operations, Downhole, Conferences, Events.
Houston East End Chamber of CommerceGroup • 792 members Houston’s East End was the backbone of early industry and remains the commercial center of the city today. Nestled between downtown Houston, the Port of Houston and Hobby Airport, the East End is an entrepreneur’s dream, offering reasonably priced real estate and a dedicated workforce, both professional and semi-skilled. The hub of Houston’s transportation systems, the East End links the industrialized centers of the U. S. and Canada with the Port of Houston and Mexico. International trade, manufacturing and warehousing dominate the area’s economy. The expansion of downtown entertainment complexes such as Minute Maid Park, home of the Astros; and Toyota Center, home of the Rockets and Comets; and Dynamo, the city’s new National Soccer League 2006 World Cup recipients; and the new METRO light rail system have attracted construction of more than 100 new residential and commercial developments! Two major retail centers prominent in the 1950s and 60s are experiencing their second life! Gulfgate Mall, built in 1956 as the first enclosed regional shopping center in the state, is now Gulfgate Center, housing more than 50 new stores and restaurants. Harrisburg Boulevard, a remnant of Old Harrisburg with some stores dating back 60 years, is revitalizing with new stores and shopping centers.. The Metropolitan Transit Authority has begun the construction of Bus Rapid Transit on Harrisburg Blvd, and even more shops and restaurants will emerge during build out. The East End consists of many different ethnic groups, including Hispanic, Anglo, Asian, and African American. Latinos make up more than half of the more than 185,000 residents, and the area includes two of Houston’s oldest Hispanic neighborhoods, Magnolia Park and Second Ward. Restoration of vintage homes is attracting professionals looking for historic homes in close proximity to downtown. Houston’s East End is a diverse, evolving city within a city. We invite you to be a part of our incredible community!
ASHRAE HoustonASHRAE HoustonGroup • 785 membersASHRAE Houston is dedicated to the education and networking of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning professionals. We focus our programs on issues of interest such as energy efficiency, indoor air quality and much more.
University of Houston-DowntownGroup • 771 membersThe University of Houston-Downtown is a comprehensive four-year university offering bachelor’s and selected master’s degree programs and providing strong academic and career preparation as well as life-long learning opportunities. Located in the heart of the city, the University reflects the diversity of the Greater Houston Area, and through its academic programs, engages with the community to address the needs and advance the development of the region. UHD is an inclusive community dedicated to integrating teaching, service and scholarly research to develop students’ talents and prepare them for success in a dynamic global society.
Houston Call CentersGroup • 773 membersThe Houston Call Centers group strives to provide an online place for Houston Call Center/Contact Center professionals to keep up with the latest issues, communicate successes, and ask questions of local experts. This group is for people involved in Customer Service, Call Centers, Contact Centers, Inbound calls, Outbound Calls, E-mail Management, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Customer Experience Management (CEM).
Houston DynamoGroup • 765 membersThis is a Houston Dynamo group to connect, interact, share and innovate together with news, events, insights, mutual help and more.
Houston Compensation & BenefitsGroup • 769 membersAs a local network of WorldatWork, the objective of Houston Compensation and Benefits is to provide current information, service, and communication opportunities to all practitioners of the compensation and benefits profession in the Houston, TX area. Visit our organization at www.houstoncandb.org. We hope to see you at our next event!
NetParty Houston Young Professionals – Business and Social Networking Events (& more!)Group • 1,502 members============================== FREE PASS TO YOUR FIRST EVENT ============================== Join our Invitation List at NetParty.com to receive a FREE PASS to your first NetParty event! “NetParty.com is huge, with more than 100,000 members. And its venues are always cool: lounges, nightclubs, or mansions” (US News & World Reports). While our most well-known events “combine business networking with social fun” (Forbes, “Best of the Web”), we also sponsor tech-oriented events (“NetParty’s Tech Night 2000”), purely social events (“NetParty Social Club”), speed networking events, young professionals travel and more.
TSU Houston AlumniGroup • 1,455 membersThis group links together the alumni and students of Texas Southern University who are looking to stay connected and manage their professional network. Reaching out nationally to our classmates, we add value to our TSU experiences.
Oil and Gas Business Intelligence – HoustonGroup • 724 membersThe idea for this group came while a few Business Intelligence professionals from Key Energy Services, Halliburton, and Southwestern Energy were attending the 2009 Gartner Business Intelligence Summit in Washington, DC. The vision for the group is that we will be a forum for online discussions of oil and gas-specific business intelligence topics as well as a forum for meetups in Houston, Tedxas. We ask that you be working in, in charge of, or aspiring to work in Business Intelligence in Oil and Gas if you join this group. The group owner will verify that you are currently working in or supporting oil and gas before accepting membership.
Houston Medical ProfessionalsGroup • 713 membersHouston Medical Professionals is a forum for Physicians and Healthcare professionals to discuss growing trends in the healthcare industry. This forum will share the latest news within Houston vast Healthcare Market. It is also designed to have an open forum within our Healthcare community as well as a networking opportunity for professionals in Houston’s healthcare arena. We would like to invite Physicians, Healthcare Executives and any Professionals within the industry that are linked to Houston’s Healthcare Market.
Engineers of HoustonGroup • 692 membersEngineers of Houston is a user group that looks to offer engineers and designers of every industry aplave to network and gain additional information about their industry and new projects. Our main goal is for everyone to network and hopefully gain beneficial information about new opportunities and projects going on here in Houston.
Houston Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)Houston Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)Group • 694 membersEstablished in 1941, The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) is an international professional association of more than 100,000 members with global headquarters in Altamonte Springs, Fla., United States. Throughout the world, The IIA is recognized as the internal audit profession’s leader in certification, education, research, and technological guidance. Networking opportunities through a variety of IIA activities. From conferences to chapters to international committees, you can expand your professional network by learning and sharing knowledge with over 100,000 contacts in more than 120 countries and territories. The Houston chapter alone has over 2,200 members. Members-only participation in special amenity programs including e-Travel-4-Less, Avis Rent-a-Car, term life insurance, long term care, GEICO Automobile Insurance, MBNA MasterCard, KnowledgeSpace, and Hotel Reservation Network. Access to The IIA’s chapters for local, low-cost education and opportunities to share ideas and experiences with your colleagues.
AIGA HoustonGroup • 1,379 membersAIGA, the professional association for design, is the place design professionals turn to first to exchange ideas and information, participate in critical analysis and research and advance education and ethical practice.
PUG Houston ChapterGroup • 686 membersPUG Online – The GIS Petroleum User Group The Houston Petroleum User Group (PUG) Chapter is here to support GIS users in the energy sector in and around Houston, TX including Katy, The Woodlands, Galveston, and surrounding areas.
Houston Retail NetworkGroup • 657 membersHouston Retail Network is for retail professionals who are interested in building a strong and productive networking group. The group focuses on online networking and in person events throughout the year.
University of Houston HRD ProgramGroup • 649 membersThe students, alumni, faculty, staff, administration, associated consultants and friends of the University of Houston “Human Resource Development” (HRD) Program have created this group to support the development of the HRD program, and to facilitate professional networking and growth opportunities.