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Former NFL Star Vince Young To Speak At ‘Buenas Tardes’ Luncheon

Vince Young, whose electrifying on-field leadership resulted in a stunning come-from-behind win for The University of Texas Longhorns in the 2006 college football BCS (Bowl Champion Series) National Championship against the defending BCS national champion USC Trojans, will be the keynote speaker tomorrow a the Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce’s quarterly Buenas Tardes Luncheon.

The luncheon takes place Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the new Mission Event Center located at 200 South Shary Road in Mission.

The luncheon is presented by Plains Capital Bank. City leaders and business community members are encouraged to attend this informative luncheon with invaluable networking with over several hundred local professionals.

Guests can look forward to hearing from Young, a record breaker, award winner, Madden NFL cover-man, restaurateur, and businessman. “We are excited to have a nationally recognized talent speak at our ‘Buenas Tardes’ Luncheon. We aim to inspire community leaders and business owners and hope they will take home a positive message,” said Robert Rosell, President of the Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce.

Young played in the National Football League (NFL) for six seasons after being drafted by the Tennessee Titans with the third overall pick in the 2006 NFL Draft, playing five seasons in Tennese. Young led the University of Texas Longhorns as a junior quarterback, where he won the Davey O’Brien Award, awarded annually to the best college quarterback in the nation. Young has been hired by University of Texas to work for its Division of Diversity and Community Engagement as a Development Officer for program alumni relations and raising money for programs that assist first-generation and low-income college students.

Sponsorships are available as well as reserved tables of 8 seats starting at $250. Tickets are only $25 per person and seating is limited. Walk-up luncheon registrations are limited and may not be available. Please arrive on time to ensure seating. To make reservations, please contact the Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce at (956) 585-2727 or events@missionchamber.com or register via Eventbrite.

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