Annual award honors the city’s great leaders and visionaries


July 12, 2023 (HOUSTON) – Chris Lewis, managing principal at Lee & Associates – Houston, has been honored with the prestigious 2023 Houston Business Journal (HBJ) Most Admired CEO Award. This recognition highlights Lewis’ exceptional leadership and his significant contributions to the Houston business community.

The HBJ Most Admired CEO Award is a highly esteemed accolade that recognizes outstanding CEOs who have demonstrated exemplary leadership, innovation, and success in their respective industries. Lewis’ dedication to excellence and his commitment to driving growth and success for Lee & Associates – Houston have earned him this well-deserved recognition.

“I am truly honored and humbled to receive this year’s HBJ Most Admired CEO Award,” said Chris Lewis. “This recognition is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our entire team at Lee & Associates – Houston. I am grateful for their support and commitment to delivering exceptional results for our clients.”

49 CEOs were chosen by members of the HBJ staff for their career achievements and leadership skills. The honorees will be recognized in a special section of the HBJ’s Aug. 25 weekly edition and at an awards luncheon on Thursday, Aug. 24, at the Marriott Marquis Houston.

About Lee & Associates – Houston
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