Houston NW Sunset is hosting a unique Business Mentoring & Networking event on Aug 20 4:00-7:pm at Hilton Garden Inn, 14919 Northwest Freeway, Houston.  Looking for niche market insights?  Want to expand your business?  Want to learn smart ways to deal with challenges?  Then mark your calendar and make plans to join us on Aug 20th...


Turning Challenge into Opportunity

Looking for niche market insights?                                     

Want to expand your business?                                                         

Want to learn Smart ways to deal with challenges?

  • The Rotary Club of Houston NW Sunset with participation from SBA (Small Business Administration) & SCORE  is excited to invite you for a unique business Mentoring and Networking event. (See attached flyer below)
  • Join us interact with business mentors, leverage their rich experience and expert advice in-order to take your business to next level.
  • In addition to this we offer you a chance to promote your business. Sponsor a table and exhibit your merchandise and/or services. A win-win situation created to learn from others and promote your business. 
  • Experienced speakers from: SBA - Mark Winchester, Deputy District Director and Nick Tarte, Business Mentor & Councilor from SCORE,  will share their insights on how to access business capital, brand and market your product, acquire skill sets necessary to maximize the revenues, thus ultimately transform challenges into opportunities. 
  • We set the stage for you to network with like-minded professionals and entrepreneurs-showcasing their merchandise/services, which may be valuable for your business.
Speakers for the evening are:
Mark Winchester, the Deputy District Director of SBA (Houston District) is an authority on thriving Houston Economy. His areas of expertise include Insurance, Risk management, Underwriting and Complex Litigation. 
Mark will educate us on financing options, resources and paperwork involved.
Nick TarteBusiness Mentor & Counselor from SCORE specializes in Business Planning & Operations, Branding, and Accelerating revenues by effective use of cutting edge Marketing Techniques. Nick has devised innovative strategies to recruit and retain key personnel in-order to achieve higher returns.
Presentation will be followed by Q&A session.

Venue - Hilton Garden Inn, 14919 Northwest Freeway Houston, Texas 77040


Date & Time - August 20, 2015 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM



Agenda -


  • Greetings and on-site registration: 4.00 PM onward
  • Speaker Session 1: Starts at 4.30 PM
  • Sponsors' introduction & acknowledgement
  • Speaker Session 2: Starts 5.20 PM
  • Followed by Q & A session
  • Networking: 6.00 PM onward

Tickets -


Individual: $15
Table Sponsor: $100 
Gold Sponsor: $500

          Contact details for additional information -

                 Dale Mellencamp: dmellencamp@att.net


                 Bhagyashree Patki: bhagyashreepatki@gmail.com   
                 Sachin Dashputre: sdashputre@gmail.com / 832-817-0052