KUHF Conversations: Farouk Shami

Houston-area businessman Farouk Shami made his name, and fortune, with the CHI haircare product line. Now, he’s hoping his business experience will be enough to vault him into the governor’s office. Shami is one of two, along with former Houston Mayor Bill White, vying for the Democratic nomination for governor. He sat down with KUHF’s David Pitman to explain exactly how he’d work to bring more jobs to the state, and his disatisfaction with the Democratic party.


David Pitman

David Pitman

Host, Morning Edition

Hi there. I’m glad you found me. Let me take a moment to answer some of the questions you might have about me and my job. I have worked as Morning Edition Host and reporter at News 88.7 since August of 2009. Previously, I hosted Morning Edition at WMFE in...

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