BOMA Austin - Event Information

Event Name:Membership Luncheon In-Person featuring Gary Farmer, Opportunity Austin
Event Type(s):Luncheon


If anyone has a pulse on what's happening in Austin it's Gary Farmer.  He is plugged in to the Austin economic scene and has been instrumental in putting Austin on the map. Companies like Tesla, Facebook and Google are attracted to our talent pool, cool vibe and economic opportunity.   Join us for a presentation by Gary Farmer for our first event in-person since March.  Be sure to see our Covid precautions below to ensure a safe environment!

Featuring GARY FARMER - Opportunity Austin
Gary S. Farmer is President of Heritage Title Company of Austin, Inc., a commercially oriented title insurance agency operating throughout the major markets of Texas. He has been in the title insurance business since 1985. During Gary’s tenure, Heritage has been recognized for its excellence in the commercial title insurance arena as it has grown to be among the largest independently owned title agencies in Texas.

Gary is involved in a variety of civic and charitable endeavors. Currently, Gary serves as Chairman of the Greater Austin Economic Development Corporation, Opportunity Austin 4.0 Campaign and Co-Chair of the Waller Creek Conservancy Capital Campaign.  Additionally, Gary serves as a Board Member of the following organizations: The University of Texas Chancellor’s Council, The University of Texas Development Board, the President’s Council of The Real Estate Council of Austin, the National Multi Housing Council and The Waller Creek Conservancy.

Gary founded the Greater Austin Economic Development Corporation in 2003 and has served as its Chairman for eleven (11) years. Gary is the Past Chair of Opportunity Austin (1.0, 2.0 and 3.0), Past Chair of Advantage Austin III, Co-Founder and Past Chair of The Real Estate Council of Austin, Past Chair of Capital Area Transportation Coalition, Past Chair of Take on Traffic Initiative, Past Chair of Caritas Community Advisory Board (two terms), and has served as a Board Member on numerous other civic and charitable boards. He has chaired seven (7) Capital Campaigns which have raised approximately $100,000,000 for community endeavors. Additionally, Gary has served on three (3) Mayoral Task Forces dealing with the economy, the environment and healthcare.

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Event Date:9/24/2020
Event Time:11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Central
Location:Norris Conference Center
Red Oak Ballroom
2525 W Anderson Ln #365
Austin, TX 78757

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Contact Person:BOMA Headquarters
Registration will be contactless including Covid Pre-Screening before event
Temperature checks will be performed before entry
6 foot distancing will be required at all times
Read the Norris Conference Center Health & Safety Guidelines
It's like going to a restaurant, the venue is limited to 50% capacity
Seating will be limited to 3 people per table - 8 foot tables
The venue has been sanitized for our event
Masks required at all times unless eating
Food is served behind a plexi-glass buffet, the servers are masked & gloved
Desserts will be individually boxed
All beverages are bottled or in disposable service w/ tops distributed by server
We take this seriously and are confident we have provided a safe environment

Member $45 - open to Members Only
Limited to 60% principal/support/emerging members
ALLIED REGISTRATION IS CURRENTLY FULL (limited to 40% of total attendees)
Those on waiting list are not allowed to attend at this time
48 hour notice required to avoid charges
Price includes buffet lunch, beverage & dessert
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