Ninth Longview Business Expo Held

An annual event designed to promote East Texas businesses and networking took place earlier today in Longview. The 9th Annual Longview Business Expo, was held at Maude Cobb Activity Center.

It's a popular venue for local business professionals to showcase their goods or services, and allows maximum market exposure to a large gathering. Organizers hope this will drive more business to East Texas each year. "Businesses are here a to grow their businesses, whether that's through meeting existing customers perspective customers developing relationships and taking that business to business relationship to the next level, the expo provides that for us," says event organizer, Kelly Hall.

Nearly 100 area businesses participated in today's Expo. It was sponsored by the Longview Partnership.