GHPB Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to the Rice Business Executive Professional
Development Scholarships Winners!

The Greater Houston Port Bureau awarded three scholarships to our membership for professional leadership development at Rice Business Executive Education’s new Business Innovation program May 10-12, 2022. Each scholarship is valued at $3,650 and includes full tuition, class materials, and daily breakfast, lunch, and refreshments.

The winners were:

  • Dave Morgan, Cooper/Ports America                                                                
  • Blake Vaughn, Magellan Midstream Partners   
  • Nathaniel Hough, Campbell Transportation Co

Innovation has become a mandate to ensure competitive advantage and profitability in today’s complex business environment. The Corporate Innovation program equips participants with a comprehensive framework to successfully manage innovation at all levels. The highly interactive learning environment combines scientifically proven approaches to innovation with actionable tools to accelerate the application of corporate innovation practices for participants and their respective organizations. The program is led by Dr. Jing Zhou, the Mary Gibbs Jones Professor of Management at the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University.

Nationally and globally, the Rice Business' MBA program is recognized for excellence by major media and has risen over the last decade, listing it in the nation’s most distinguished business schools.

The Greater Houston Port Bureau would like to thank the Rice Business Executive Education, Rice University for their generous underwriting of these three scholarships.

For more information and details about Rice Business Executive Education programs, contact Zoran Perunovic at

Executive professional scholarships have been generously underwritten by Rice Business Executive Education, Rice University.