Category: Speaker Series

Using the Power of Story to Grow Your Business Inspires

On 16 August 2018 in Houston, Texas, The Philippine-American Chamber of Commerce of Texas Greater Houston Region along with Mike Faherty, the Founder and CEO of ProSales Connection, LLC. presented  “Using the Power of Story to Grow Your Business” leaving members and guests inspired.

You cannot be the hero in the story.

Here are a few points from the discussion.

You must create a persona to determine your audience.

What do our customers want?

You cannot be the hero in the story.

Have you positioned your brand as the guide to the hero?


State President Gary Ilagan introducing Mike Faherty
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Mr. Mike Faherty
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“This was a great event and I can’t wait to apply it” by anonymous

“Too bad some of my team members couldn’t attend…it would have helped with our branding vs logo discussions” by anonymous

Another Successful Speaker Series featuring PLDT U.S.

The Greater Houston Region Speaker Series was a big success. Corporate partner PLDT U.S. presented “Philippines: The New Gateway to Asia – Powered by PLDT.” The PLDT U.S. executives covered the company’s infrastructure and investments in the Philippines as well as partnerships around the globe.




Pictured (L to R first row: Ricky Guinhawa, Greater Houston Region Chair; Roselle Geronga-Dela Cruz, Regional Head PLDT U.S.; Richard Ortega, President PLDT U.S.; Consul Gilbert Segarra, Philippine-Consulate General Houston; Albert Del Rosario, Jr., Product & Marketing manager PLDT U.S.; Attorney Gary Ilagan, PACC-TX State President; second row: Janice Castaneda; Abigail Gunderson; Tess Tuazon, Greater Houston Region Secretary/Program Director; Ella Robbins Guinhawa, Greater Houston Region Treasurer; Anthony Guevara, Greater Houston Region MPRO; Bobby Reyes, Greater Houston Vice Chair; Mark Sampelo, Co-President UniPro; Derick Pangulayan; Nelvin Adriatico; Ernesto Arceo; Rebecca Pistiner; Attorney Aileen Ligot Dizon; Reverend Nelson Flores, Mr. & Mrs Rebecca Silvestre; Edison Concepcion;third row: Morris Estepa; Tito Refi, Greater Houston Region Auditor; Yejide Agunbiade; Jun Juguilon, Greater Houston Board Member;)


San Antonio Region Speaker Series: Crime Prevention Seminar

Join us and Sheriff Javier Salazar for a discussion on Crime Prevention in your home and business.

This free event is sponsored by the Philippine-American Chamber of Commerce, Texas (PACC-TX).

When : 21 June 2018 from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.

Where : UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures, 801 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., Connolly Room, 3rd Floor, San Antonio, Texas 78205

RSVP to Robert Sibug | | 210-460-9664 | Limited Seating Available


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Speaker Series: Top Tax Tips for Individuals and Small Business Owners

Join us for a discussion on the how the latest tax updates affect individual and small business taxpayers this season.

This free event is sponsored by the Philippine-American Chamber of Commerce, Texas (PACC-TX) and the Filipino-American Accountants of Texas (FAATx).

When : February 22, 2018 from 6:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M.

Where : Hampton Inn & Suites Houston-Westchase

6440 W Sam Houston Pkwy S, Houston, TX 77072

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