Helen Callier Selected as One of HEB’s Annual Supplier Diversity Opportunity Exchange and Expo Speakers
By Helen Callier
September 28th, 2020
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PermitUsNow’s Helen Callier Selected as One of HEB’s Annual Supplier Diversity Opportunity Exchange and Expo Speakers
HEB’s Annual Supplier Diversity event is usually held in San Antonio, Texas and this year is being streamed online via Zoom
HOUSTON, TX – (September 28, 2020) – PermitUsNow is proud to announce that Helen Callier, President of PermitUsNow, has been named as one of the speaker’s by HEB’s Supplier Diversity to present during their Annual Opportunity Exchange and Expo.
This year’s event is occurring on the Zoom platform where Helen’s will present “The Pivoting of PermitUsNow and Evolution with HEB” during the Construction workshop. Helen will cover steps followed to pivot in 2020 to flex and continue to serve clients like H-E-B Grocery with exceptional service.
“We are really happy and grateful to continue to work on all types of H-E-B projects across Texas; and with Helen selected as a speaker of this year’s H-E-B Opportunity Exchange says a lot about our partnership with H-E-B.” Moruf Jimoh, AAIA, Technical Manager, PermitUsNow
To be selected, annual event speakers for the construction workshop are recommended by HEB Supplier Diversity and are given the nod of approval by H-E-B’s Construction Project Managers.
“Thank you for the awesome work you do for HEB. It is our honor to have you as a speaker and to have PermitUsNow as a part of our family.” Crystal Royal, HEB, Manager, Supplier Diversity.
The speakers will present on September 28, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. CST with a questions and answers session following. The session will be recorded for future replays and for those that may have missed the live session. Other Construction workshop speakers include Yvette Robinson, Owner, Robinson General Contractor, and Taryn Ritchie, Pre-Construction Manager, Ryan Companies.
Callier earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Prairie View A&M University. She has received numerous business awards and honors including the WTS Rosa Parks Diversity Award, the SBA Women Business Champion Award, Houston SBA MEDWeek Mentor of the Year; the Houston Minority Business Development Council’s E-10 Award; a feature on American Express’ Small Business Open Forum on building relationships for winning government contracts; and recognition by Minority Business Entrepreneur Magazine for her participation in an invitation-only roundtable discussion with 20 women of color business owners and White House, Congressional and U.S. Small Business Administration leaders. She is active in chambers and industry associations and serves as a State of Texas Commissioner on the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. She is a graduate of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Program, SBA’s Emerging Leaders Program and HCCS Business Plan Competition.
For a full biographical profile on Callier, please visit www.linkedin.com/in/helencallier.
About Permit Us Now, LLC
Founded in September 2016, Permit Us Now, a division of Bradlink LLC, is the go to one-stop building permitting firm that helps Project Owners, Architects, Engineers and Contractors save time and money plus start construction in a timely manner. Permit Us Now covers over 300 jurisdictions in Texas and expedites permits in other states in the U.S. Permit Us Now, is located downtown Houston, Dallas, Texas and maintains an office in Austin, Texas. Permit Us Now manages permits from programming to design phase to close out for commercial, institutional, and residential projects with a team of recognized experts. Permit Us Now was also recognized in 2019 by Subcontractors USA for leadership and innovation in the construction industry.
Through its parent company, Permit Us Now is a certified minority and woman-owned business through the City of Houston, NMSDC, and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), an MBDA San Antonio, TX client, and a participant in the Small Business Administration (SBA) 8(a) program. Clients of Permit Us Now include JOERIS, Burns and McDonnell, OTG – The Experience | United Airlines, Perkins and Will, Horizon, SpawGlass, McCarthy Construction, Acuform, BrakeCheck, CVS and many others.
For more information on Permit Us Now, LLC, please visit www.permitusnow.com or follow @permitusnow, on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.