Jo Middleton, CFO Presents at Aberdeen 5th Annual Event in Scotland


Jo Middleton, CFO for TradeMark Insurance Agency located in Houston, Texas presents at the Aberdeen Houston Gateway 5th Annual Event in Aberdeen Scotland. Jo was asked to speak on employee benefits and medical coverage in the United States and how to best cover employees.

Featured speakers:

Brett Jackson
Founder & MD of Granite PR
Creator of the Aberdeen-Houston Gateway

Jeremy Cresswell

Jeremy Cresswell
Energy Editor-Aberdeen Press and Journal
Visiting Professor at Aberdeen Business School
RGU and Honorary Fellow of Aberdeen University

Jeffrey Blair

Jeffrey H.D. Blair, Director
Europe, Middle East and Africa

Greater Houston Partnership

Lance LaCour

Lance LaCour,CEcD,
CEO Katy Area Economic Development Council

Fred Welch

Fred Welch, Executive Director
Greater Conroe Economic Development Council

Gil Staley

Gil Staley, Chief Executive Director
The Woodlands Area Economic Development Partnership

Andrew Derry

Andrew Derry, Principal
Principal British International School of Houston

Andy Grieve

Andy Grieve, Owner
Hampco, G-Tech Innovation Centre

Frank Landreneau

Frank Landreneau, Director
International Tax PKF Texas


Richard Britten, Partner & Head of Employer Solutions
Johnston Carmichael

Travis Middelton

Travis Middleton, President
TradeMark Insurance Agency LLC
Texas Global Business Network

Jo Middleton

Jo Middleton
Chief Financial Officer
TradeMark Insurance Agency LLC

Euan Tait

Euan Tait,Commercial Director

Contingent from Texas Global Business Network Embarks on Business Development Tour




Second Trip to United Kingdom and Europe to Open Trans-ocean Alliances

Houston, Texas (June 16, 2017) – Members of Texas Global Business Network (TGBN) are traveling to the United Kingdom and Europe this week and next to work with clients, prospects and Professional Advisors overseas.  Texas Global Business Network is a membership organization focused on developing international business between countries.

“We have an aggressive vision for TGBN and have started the year with several breakthroughs that include a trade memorandum of understanding between Algiers, Algeria (Africa) and a first exploratory trip to Aberdeen branded as the Aberdeen-Houston Gateway,” says Travis Middleton, Business Development Consultant for TGBN.

Touring Business Professionals include Beatty CPA, LLC, represented by Dawn Beatty and Art Beatty, Boyar Miller Attorneys, represented by Gus Bourgeois, and Comerica Bank, represented by Aryan Dokht who will be working with companies interested in opening offices in the United States, Texas and in particularly Houston.

Cities that are slated for visits are London, Aberdeen, Paris, Frankfurt, and other countries being visited besides the United Kingdom are France, Germany, Belgium, and The Netherlands.

This trip is a follow-up tour by TradeMark Insurance based in Houston in March.

Interested business may schedule an appointment with the exploration group by phone at 713.932.9273 or e-mail:

If you are interested in doing business in the United States or bringing business to your country, please visit:

About Texas Global Business Network

The Texas Global Business Network (TGBN) is a networking group of seasoned professionals who have experience in three areas: assisting international businesses in establishing offices in the US (particularly Texas), assisting such business in acquiring businesses in the US (thereby establishing an existing customer base), and assisting such businesses in operating in the US once established.

Each TGBN member brings to the table years of experience in working with international businesses, in such areas as legal, international tax, immigration, insurance, employee benefits, banking, real estate, and payroll and human resources.


Going overseas for vacation? Things you should know.

Are you traveling abroad?  Things you should know and we can help with International Short Term Major Medical.

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Trademark Insurance Agency works with multiple insurance companies to provide clients with comparative quotes from several companies that best fit clients’ needs. We take the time to explain the differences in both the cost and the coverage of the different quotes in order to help our clients make the best selection. After coverage is selected, we remain your local contact for insurance questions, advice, or changes.

Dedicated to providing exceptional insurance services and consultation, our company has served the greater Houston and South Texas areas since 1979.

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We are happy to provide you with quotes from different companies and explain the differences in both the cost and the coverage to help you make the best selection. Call us today at 713.932.7777 or submit on-line: Contact


We are happy to provide you with quotes from different companies and explain the differences in both the cost and the coverage to help you make the best selection.