Press Release: April 26, 2018

Welcome to Texas from PACCTX President and Chief Executive Officer – Ricky Guinhawa

HOUSTON, TX – Welcome to Houston, Texas!

I would like to personally welcome you to our multi-cultural community, one of the best places in Texas to live, work and raise a family. More than 4.59 million residents call Houston home and ranks 6th largest metropolitan area in the U.S. according to the 2010 census (

The Philippine-American Chamber of Commerce Texas (PACC-TX) understands that in order to have a strong economic environment you must have a strong community. Approximately 47,000 Filipinos according to the 2010 census ( reside in the Houston metropolitan area and we are truly blessed to have leaders, business owners, educators and citizens who realize that we all share in the responsibility of creating economic success and happiness within our community.

As you may know, our chamber is dedicated to improving the quality of life for all through the support and commitment of its members, volunteers and committees. PACC-TX is proud to sponsor events like our Monthly Speaker Series and the award winning Consular Outreach throughout the year to help support our members and the community.

As the 2017-2018 Greater Houston Region Chair, I am honored to work alongside our dedicated Board, who share the same vision, business growth and healthy community environment.

If you are not a member of the Philippine-American Chamber of Commerce Texas, please join us today. Your membership will benefit your business and the community. We look forward to working with you.



Rick Guinhawa

Greater Houston Region Chair


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