The Texas Association of Business is the Voice of Texas Businesses.


United to drive public policy issues for Texas businesses. 



The Texas Association of Business works in a bi-partisan manner to protect and enhance the Texas business climate and make the state’s economy strong.

Our Members & 200 Local Chamber Partners Employ Hundreds of Thousands of Texans

Texas Association of Business was established...

In 1922 by three San Antonio businessmen, G.M. Kneibel, G.G. Geyer, and I.M. McIlhenny. Since the 1920s, the Texas Chamber and its regional chambers have worked to improve the state’s public education system, economy, workforce, and quality of life.

TAB influences policy development and drives legislative decisions in Texas and Washington D.C. advocating for members’ bottom line.


TAB represents companies of all sizes and industry sectors.


TAB is on the front lines of legislative, regulatory, and judicial issues that impact Texas businesses; crusading to bring real solutions to real challenges for private-sector growth in Texas.


We are proud to represent manufacturers and is the designated National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Affiliate and the Texas State Chamber.

Meet TAB Leadership Team

Brint Ryan

2021 TXBIZ Chair

G. Brint Ryan is Founder, Chairman and CEO of Ryan. Ryan, an award-winning global tax services and software provider, is the largest Firm in the world dedicated exclusively to business taxes.

Glenn Hamer

President & Chief Executive Officer

Glenn Hamer is an experienced business advocate with more than 20 years experience in federal and state government as well as association management.