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The Greater Houston Partnership’s mission is to make the Houston region the best place to live, work and build a business. Over the past 25 years, the Partnership has tackled the region’s most important issues that impact our community. Houston has enjoyed incredible growth, and the Greater Houston Partnership has played an important role, working to create jobs and advocating for a positive business environment that is conducive to growth and prosperity.
As we look ahead, Houston’s future is bright. Houston is poised for greatness on a global scale – and GHP is committed to helping engineer Houston’s next era of success.
Membership at the Greater Houston Partnership offers the opportunity to work alongside other business leaders to make a positive impact on our region, making it one of the best places to live, work and build a business. Membership also provides exclusive connections to people, for business and professional development, and to information, to help make informed business decisions.
The Houston Metro area was recently named #1 for corporate expansion and relocation by Site Selection Magazine. The Partnership offers an array of services to businesses wishing to expand or relocate in the area. Additionally, in 2012, GHP’s International Investment and Trade group hosted more than 100 inbound delegations from 39 countries and 8 outbound missions to countries including Brazil, Germany, Vietnam and China. No other organization is more committed to regional prosperity than GHP.
Houston is booming; the region added 105,700 jobs in 2012. GHP’s economic development activities accounted for more than 25 percent of those jobs! The Partnership is the go-to expert on the region’s economy and key regional issues. We provide our members with critical information on the issues that impact business in Houston.
The Greater Houston Partnership actively advocates for the region and drives business-focused public policy that fosters economic prosperity. To achieve our goals, the Partnership initiates and enhances collaboration with other organizations and key stakeholders to promote and develop public policy.
The Greater Houston Partnership provides an incredible platform for businesses of all sizes to grow their company. Not just for Fortune 500 multinationals, GHP is the premier business organization in Houston for building your business. GHP is the place to network, gain key insights on issues facing today’s businesses and work together to affect public policy to maintain a business-friendly environment.
Many members of the Greater Houston Partnership are working to make an impact on our region, largely through committee participation. All of our committee work is focused on impact – making a difference on the issues that matter most.
GHP's new Councils give members a chance to gather with their peers along with leading experts from the business community to gain insights into the key trends and issues impacting the region’s economy.