September 28, 2018
Pictured: Harry LaRosiliere, Mayor of Plano; John McCain, CEO – NTT Data; Masato Yoshikawa, CEO – Kubota Tractor Corp.
The YTEXAS RēLO AWARDS invites new Texas companies (their CEOs, employees and families) who have relocated their companies from over 30 US cities and 7 countries to meet peers and share stories about why their company relocated to Texas. This unique event brings the personal aspect of relocation to light. Hear personal stories from CEOs who moved their companies to Texas – meet their employees and significant others.
Personal introductions are made for all guests through a concierge service that matches our guest seating by state/country origin, industry and region.
The RēLO AWARDS are bestowed upon companies that have relocated corporate headquarters to Texas over the previous 5 years. The award categories include Gamechanger, Innovator, and Texas All-in. One Texas-based CEO is awarded Ambassador of the Year for his/her commitment to assisting these companies, both personally and professionally, in their transition into Texas.
September 28, 2018
Early Registration 6:30pm – 7:00pm
Event 7:00pm – 10:00pm
RēLO AWARDS HOSTS
This collaborative event is hosted by over 50 Texas CEOs from around the state who helped form YTEXAS in 2013. To see a list of these hosts, visit ytexas.com
YTEXAS is an organization that accelerates CEO connectivity and corporate presence for companies newly relocated to Texas. To learn more about getting your company involved in YTEXAS, please click here.
This event will have 300 attendees, primarily CEOs, the executive staff and their significant others. About 1/3 of attendees will be from new Texas companies, 1/3 YTEXAS members and 1/3 guests who will host corporate tables to seat 1 Featured 50 award winner.
The exclusive list of companies who have relocated their corporate headquarters to Texas over the previous 5 years. As portrayed in the Featured 50 medallion, qualification is based on the following three tenets:
–Community: The company’s commitment to working with Texas-based vendors, suppliers, networking/trade organizations and philanthropic causes.
–Commerce: The company’s impact to the Texas economy by creating and relocating jobs, making acquisitions, building/leasing/purchasing Texas real estate and increasing business opportunities for Texas businesses.
–Culture: Creating an exemplary workplace environment for its employees personal and professional lives.
The awards and Featured 50 companies are voted upon by a select group of seasoned Texas CEOs.
2017 AWARD WINNERS
2017 GameChanger Award
The current year’s relocation announcement that will change the future landscape for the entire state of Texas.
2017 Texas All-In Award
A company that has relocated its headquarters to Texas while creating jobs and has purchased/developed Texas real estate.
2017 Innovator Award
A creative, cutting edge company that relocated to Texas and has the potential to bolster and energize Texas.