Andrea Kates with Steve Forbes  Andrea Kates and IDEO  Andrea Kates and XO 

Chip Carlisle: Regional President Wells Fargo Bank, Andrea Kates, SUMA Partners, Steve Forbes, President and CEO of Forbes,
Inc., Karen Love and Gary Voth: Pannell Kerr Forster, Jeff Moseley, President and CEO of Greater Houston Partnership.SUMA Partners recently completed the strategic plan to build economic prosperity in the Houston region, which will be carried out in collaboration with regional and national leaders.

Kent Lawson, with the Global Medical Innovation group of IDEO and Andrea Kates, SUMA Partners, display prototypes for healthcare innovation in the future.

XO Communications Strategic Planning Session in Reston, Virginia.

Andrea Kates and Kaiser Permanente    Andrea Kates and Texas Medical Center 

Bob Walton, Kaiser Permanente
and Andrea Kates outline priorities for a consumer focused healthcare model.

Dr. Bruce Leslie, Chancellor, Houston Community College System and Steven Walker, SUMA Partners, translate strategy into action.

Douglas Abel, Texas Medical Center , works with Andrea Kates on a national healthcare symposium.

  Andrea kates, Beatriz Malloy, David Morse  Andrea Kates and Center Point 

Steven Walker reviews dashboard
metrics and accountabilities.

Beatriz Mallory, from Hispanamerica, New York and
David Morse, from New American Dimensions, co-present groundbreaking research on the changing demographics in the US market.

Laura Van Ness ( Central Houston) and Bob Turnbull (CenterPoint Energy) meet on building regional economic prosperity.

Andrea Kates and Neos     

SUMA Partners and Neos
collaborate on positioning
and core messages.