The Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) is a global business network of 10,000+ leading entrepreneurs in 147 chapters and 48 countries. Founded in 1987 by a group of young entrepreneurs, EO enables business owners to learn from each other, leading to greater business success and an enriched personal life. ] Our vision is to build the world’s most influential entrepreneur community, which aligns with our mission of supporting entrepreneurial education and engaging entrepreneurs to learn and grow.
The Houston chapter was formed in 1993 by a small group of business owners, some of who continue to be involved with the chapter today. With more than 160 members who own businesses across all sectors including energy, real estate, multimedia, environmental, finance, retail and industry, the chapter reflects Houston's diverse economy.
EO Houston prides itself on helping members solve a myriad of business problems.
"I need to find other people like me; those who understand what it's like to own a business."
"I need to solve business or personal challenges I haven't faced before. I'm walking in the dark here."
"I need to expand my network, get out there and meet people who can help me grow."
The group offers "once in a lifetime" local and global events, placement into a small, highly-confidential peer advisory group, learning opportunities from the world's top business schools, access to the world's best health care and counseling, and more.
EO Houston is a highly-coveted opportunity for successful entrepreneurs.The Houston chapter's members range from 25 years old to 60 years old and, combined, employ nearly 5,000 people. On average, the members' companies employ 35 people and have a median annual sales of $4 million.