As trusted business advisors, we enjoy working with you to co-create ideas and co-develop innovative solutions for your business. Even amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, we still want to continue providing valuable information, including upcoming Houston events that we support, and think may be of interest to you.

  • KCA
  • Turnaround Management Association
  • Client Exclusive: SEC Webinar
  • National Association for Corporate Directors
  • Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce

If you have questions about any event details or registration information, the organization-specific contacts are below. We hope to see you at any or all of these Houston events!


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PKF Texas is a proud sponsor of KCA’s next virtual evening event on December 1, 2020 from 4:00 – 5:15 p.m. CST. The final thought leadership event of the year will be moderated by PKF Texas Director Chip Schweiger, CPA, CGMA, and feature a discussion from KCA Founder and CEO, Kevin Carpenter, about energy transition.

logo for Houston Energy Evening Event featuring Dan EberhartPKF Texas is a proud sponsor of the next virtual event hosted by KCA on September 29, 2020 from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. CST. The event will feature a keynote discussion from Dan Eberhart, CEO of Canary, LLC. To spice up the virtual event experience, KCA has invested in hiring and collaborating with a TV production company to ensure professional broadcasting and providing audience viewing capabilities.

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TXCPA Houston Energy Conference 2020 BrochureDue to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s TXCPA Houston Energy Conference will be virtual on Wednesday, August 26, 2020. PKF Texas Audit Director and Energy Practice Leader, Brian Baumler, is the event’s Chairman for the seventh year.

Now in its 18th year, the 2020 conference will feature valuable insights from top executives and

As accountants and trusted business advisors, we enjoy working with you to co-create ideas and co-develop innovative solutions for your business. To supplement this, we also want to provide valuable information, including upcoming Houston events that we support, and think may be of interest to you.

  • KCA Houston Energy Breakfast
  • PKF Texas and Houston Business Journal
  • Client Exclusive – Employee Benefit Plan Seminar
  • Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce
  • National Association of Corporate Directors
  • Texas CPA Society – Houston Chapter

If you have questions about any event details or registration information, the organization-specific contacts are below. We hope to see you at any or all of these Houston events!


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Jen: This is the PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook. I’m Jen Lemanski, and I’m here with Brian Baumler, the Energy Practice Leader at PKF Texas and the Chair of the 17th annual TXCPA Houston Energy Conference. Also with us today is Jennifer Poff, the Executive Director of TXCPA Houston, and Tracy Tyler, the Co-Chair, as well as the Managing Director at WG Consulting. Welcome to The Playbook, everyone.

Jennifer: We’re glad to be here.

Brian: Thanks, Jen. I appreciate you having us here.

Tracy: Thanks, Jen.

Jen: Let’s kick this off. Jennifer, tell us as little bit about TXCPA Houston.


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The 2019 Texas CPA Society (TXCPA) Houston Energy Conference will feature insights from top executives and professionals in the energy sector. This will be Brian Baumler’s – PKF Texas Audit Director – sixth year as Chairman of the conference. Top accounting firms will be represented at this event, along with many other accounting professionals within

Russ: This is PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook. I’m Russ Capper, this week’s guest host, and I’m coming to you from the Gulf Coast Regional Family Forum. I’m very pleased to have as my guest now, Richard Gruber, Co-founder and Chief Commercial Officer of MERIT SI. Richard, welcome to the show.

Richard: Thank you, Russ.

Russ: You bet. Tell us about MERIT SI.

Richard: MERIT SI is a two-year-old firm headquartered in Houston. Our focus is developing renewable strategies and solutions for energy, water and chemical companies to help them drive lower costs, reduce their emissions and improve their overall stakeholder awareness.

Russ: Ok. So, renewables, are we talking about solar and wind?

Richard: Principally, solar and solar with battery storage, and typically with advanced controls. And located at their points of demand for these companies, so where they consume it is where we site it.


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K Carpenter Associates Inc. (KCA) is hosting its first Houston Energy Breakfast of the year on Friday, March 29, 2019 – “Evolving in the Energy Sector Means…” Once again, PKF Texas is a proud sponsor of this “can’t miss” networking event.

Attendees will hear from a lineup of speakers who offer their insight on sectors