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The Healthcare Businesswomen's Association (HBA) Expands In Texas

FAIRFIELD, N.J., Oct. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Healthcare Businesswomen's Association (HBA) is delighted to announce an expansion of the HBA's presence in Texas. The HBA Texas chapter will allow the HBA to further the advancement and impact of women in healthcare throughout Texas.

"This effort is part of our strategic plan to further diversify the HBA's industry and membership representation," said Mary-Margaret Armstrong, HBA vice president of membership and education. "Broader representation across the healthcare spectrum will drive innovative collaboration and better serve our corporate partners' distributed employee base. We expect to see large numbers of women joining the HBA community to further their professional leadership acumen."

The Texas healthcare marketplace is strong and diverse. There are more than 330,000 healthcare industry jobs in Dallas and more than 140 healthcare companies in Austin. The HBA's presence in Texas started in San Antonio in 2006. In 2011, the chapter held 14 innovative events serving 1,400 attendees. This year's annual State of the Industry event showcased the HBA to the area's entire healthcare community, drew more than 400 attendees and served as a model program which other chapters drew from to create their own signature events.

The HBA Texas chapter is well-positioned to continue offering women and men working in all sectors of healthcare valuable opportunities to expand and enhance their professional connections, develop and refine their leadership skills, and enjoy the many benefits of becoming part of the global HBA community.

"I was a member of HBA's Metro chapter for many years and I am excited to be part of expanding the reach of HBA across Texas. The Texas chapter will provide a strong platform for women and men at every stage of their careers to develop skills, network, and be part of active dialogue on healthcare in our communities," said Jessica Ferdinand, HBA Texas chapter president.

The HBA Texas chapter is well-positioned to continue offering women and men working in all sectors of healthcare valuable opportunities to expand and enhance their professional connections, develop and refine their leadership skills, and enjoy the many benefits of becoming part of the global HBA community.

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