Spotlighting Solutions for Growth

The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Alumni will be hosting the 2016 Small Business Expo to provide an opportunity for small business owners to learn from and engage with technology providers that support business growth.

Not only will some of our alumni be exhibiting, but we will also have representatives from Infusionsoft, Microsoft and Datto participating on a panel as well as smaller breakout sessions.

Our goal is that you leave this expo with a stronger confidence in incorporating technology solutions into your business operations.

Tech Expo Agenda:

When:  Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Where:  HCC West Loop Center - 5601 West Loop South, Houston, TX 77081

  • 7:30 – 8:30 am                Exhibit Set Up
  • 8:30 am                           Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Alumni Registration
  • 9:00 am                           Private GS10KSB Alumni Technology Panel Event
  • 10:15 am – 2:15 pm        Technology Expo Open to the public

Small Biz Tech Expo Breakouts

Registration is required in order to attend.


  • Michael DePalma, Channel Development Manager, Datto
  • Mark Rodriquez, Community Development Specialist, Microsoft
  • Ramon Ray, Small Business Success Evangelist, Infusionsoft

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Alumni Exhibitors:

Adprint International, Inc.
Teri Ray, President
Industry: Marketing/Advertising 

Audio Visual Technologies Group
Ashley Brown, President
Industry: Audio/Visual

Best Care EMS
Marina Vaamonde (Kislyuk)
Industry: Health & Wellness

BioScience Writers, LLC
Susan Marriott, President
Industry: Technical Writing 

C-Ray Media, Inc.
Connie Gray, President
Industry: Marketing/Advertising 

Compu-Data International, LLC
Juan Celaya, CEO
Industry: Information Technology 

Corporate Move Consulting, Inc.
Renee McNiel, President
Industry: Logistics 

Customized Real Estate Services, Inc.
Connie Rankin, CEO/Broker
Industry: Real Estate 

Lisa Brunet, President
Industry: Information Technology 

doc2e-file, Inc.
Sherry McManus, President
Industry: Information Technology 

Electronic Assembly Services, Inc.
Evelyn J. Fletcher, President
Industry: Manufacturing 

Kim Stautner, Managing Partner
Industry: Information Technology

Exhibit Network
Kathleen Maartens, CEO
Industry: Printing/Manufacturing 

Eyecube Solutions, LLC
Raju PS, President
Industry: Information Technology

Fokal Fusion, LLC
Rainee Busby, CEO
Industry: Operations 

Genesis BCS – Business Communication Solutions
Debra Schindler Boultinghouse, President & Founder
Industry: Telecommunications

Inner-Net, Inc.
Merlyn Osbourne, President
Industry: Information Technology

Jewish Herald-Voice
Vicki Samuels, President & CEO
Industry: Printing/Publishing

LCD Concepts, Inc.
Nancy Olson, President
Industry: Audio/Visual 

Pennino and Partners
Laura Pennino, CEO
Industry: Public Relations 

Pinot’s Palette Sugar Land
Diana Vasquez, Owner
Industry: Art Entertainment 

Premier Wireless
Lea Bogle, President
Industry: Telecommunications

RAC Conference Center
Gauri Seth, President
Industry: Hospitality  

RPC Global, Inc.
Abe Gonzalez, Founder
Industry: Information Technology 

Nancy Sabino, CEO
Industry: Information Technology 

Sears Garage Doors
Masroor Fatany, Managing Director
Industry: Home Services 

Shea Writing & Training Solutions
Evalyn Shea, President
Industry: Technical Writing and Operations 

Snapper Jack’s Catering
Angelica Noyola, President
Industry: Catering

Tech Therapy
Robert Lindsey, Executive Director
Industry: Information Technology 

TechOne Centre
CV Rao, President
Industry: Information Technology 

Texas Premier Safeguard
Michael Ratchford, President
Industry: Printing 

Texas Security Shredding
Pat Vice, President
Industry: Security

USA Mobile Drug Testing of Houston
Tona Trondsen, President
Industry: Health and Wellness



Houston Community College Exhibitors:

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses 

Houston Minority Business Development Agency

Procurement Operations