Houston Entrepreneurs' Forum

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The Houston Entrepreneurs' Forum was organized in 1985 to promote entrepreneurship among its members as well as the general public. It meets for breakfast the last Tuesday of each month. It provides an excellent opportunity to listen to a successful entrepreneur share their experiences and to network with individuals interested in entrepreneurship.

Upcoming Speakers

Martin LindenbergTuesday, October 31, 2017
The Houston Entrepreneurs' Forum is pleased to announce our October 31, 2017 speaker will be Dr. Martin Lindenberg. Dr. Lindenberg is Director of McNair Center for Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship at the University of St. Thomas. Dr. Lindenberg is a serial entrepreneur who has started or helped to build over two dozen or-ganizations in the USA over the last 30 years. He was the founding chairman and has served as a director of the Houston Technology Center, a business accelerator, from inception in 1998 until 2016. He was a founder and director of Fannin Innovation Studio from 2005 to 2014, a bi-omedical development company. He was a partner / consultant in Newport Board Group from 2011 to 2014. Dr. Lindenberg served as Chairman of the Board, President and CEO of Xeotron Corporation from 2000 to 2002, a company subsequently acquired by Invitrogen (IVGN, NASDAQ). From 1994 to 1996, he served as President, CEO and Board member of RGene Therapeutics, selling it to Targeted Genetics (TGEN, NASDAQ). Earlier, Dr. Lindenberg was director of International Marketing for new cardiovascular drugs at Schering-Plough Pharma-ceuticals doing development and marketing for 42 countries. He served on the board of MDC Group, private investors in Israeli high technology companies. He currently serves as a director of several large community non-profits and as chairman of the audit committee of one of them. Dr. Lindenberg holds B.Sc. and Honors, M.D. and MBA, all from University of Witwatersrand, South Africa. Martin has extensive management, operations and business experience and prov-en board experience over sixteen plus years with companies and non-profits. He grew up in a family owned manufacturing business in South Africa that grew from 24 people to a major brand with over 500 employees before divestiture.


Membership is $40.00 a year. Membership allows you to receive monthly notices of the meetings and a discount on breakfast.

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