The maiden Football Business Exposition has been launched in Houston, United States of America.
The event was launched on Monday as part of the Ghana-Houston Chamber of Commerce’s 3rd Annual OTC Dinner Reception.
In attendance was the Minister for Business Development, Ibrahim Mohammed Awal who duly launched the Expo which is slated to take place on June 27th and 30th June respectively
“Our objective is to make an impact with the expo and reach the rest of the world through the United States,” said Mr Mohammed Awal
“The Expo is a one stop shop where the Government of Ghana will be duly represented,the Ministry of Business Development has the lead role in that regard.
Project consultant / representative of the Ghana Football Association, Mr Ebo Appiah noted that the project is not just an exhibition and a trade fair about Ghana.
“We are here to connect, life is about people, the expo seeks to illuminate all about the people of Ghana,” said Ebo Appiah
“We want the world to know that Ghana is more than a football nation, our nations doors are opened for business.
He added that..
“We at that Ghana Football Association believe is time to use the attention we attract during our international engagements and help contribute our quota in developing our dear nation.
The event will be held a day prior to our international friendlies on June 28 against the Mexican National football team and 1st of July against the United States national soccer team in Hartford, CT .