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Today in Tha Wire Houston's gearing up for their 16th Annual Texas Black Expo. This year according to AllHipHop the expo will focus on business development so the theme for 2019 is "Next Level Business: Educating. Investing. Expanding."  Expo CEO Jerome Love, is a talented motivational speaker and author and promised the H-Town event will be loaded with business development seminars, other influential speakers, women’s forums, health and wellness exhibits and more.

Love said, “This is our 16th year of Texas Black Expo making a positive impact in the community through our mission of stimulating grown, strengthening businesses and inspiring youth.” He went on to say, “With a theme of ‘Next Level Business: Educating. Investing. Expanding.’ we’re focusing on helping businesses and the greater Texas community grow to a new level of success.”

The TBE Summer Celebration goes down June 6th through the 9th and will feature the Party in the Park Artist Showcase once again as well, Music artists wanting to participate have until May 22nd to register. To qualify send a 2 to 3-minute video of your best vocal highlight with the online app form to TexasBlackExpo.com. Event organizers told AllHipHop,"From the total entries, 6 finalists will be selected to compete live on stage at Party in the Park for a chance to win $1,000 grand prize, publicity appearances and a live performance at the 2020 showcase."

Plus, Grammy Award winning Elle Varner, Texas rap pioneer Lil Keke and TBE's 2017 Showcase Winner, Vannah Blaq (formerly Savannah Hoefnner) will be performing live, enjoy tons of vendors, .

Don't miss the excitement at the 2019 Texas Black Expo Summer Celebration June 6-8, free to the public at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Downtown Houston. For more info go to TexasBlackExpo.com..