JHJ Advisory Council Member Named to Houston First Board
Style Magazine Newswire | 7/19/2016, 1:52 p.m.
Mayor Sylvester Turner has nominated Jesse H. Jones Advisory Council member and commercial real estate professor David Mincberg to chair the Houston First Corporation Board of Directors. Mincberg, who also serves as the Chief Executive Officer for Flagship Capital Partners recently chaired Mayor Turner’s transition team executive committee.
Houston First Corporation is a local government corporation that operates the City’s performing arts and convention facilities. These venues include the George R. Brown Convention Center, Wortham Theater Center, Jones Hall for the Performing Arts, Miller Outdoor Theatre and the Hilton Americas-Houston Hotel.
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