Since 1840, the Greater Houston Partnership has strived to make the region the best place to live, work and build a business. The Partnership is the primary business advocate for the Houston region serving 900 member companies who represent one-quarter of the region’s workforce. The Partnership is also the regional economic development organization working to recruit companies interested in expanding or relocating here. Click the link to see recent news and announcements from the Partnership.
Bob Harvey is the President and CEO of the Greater Houston Partnership. See his full bio below.
Marc Boom is the 2023 Chair of the Greater Houston Partnership. See his full bio below.
Eric Mullins is the 2023 Vice Chair and Chair-elect of the Greater Houston Partnership. See his full bio below.
See photos from our recent events and meetings.
View our YouTube page for videos of our past events.
You can find the latest data and analysis from the Greater Houston Partnership here. These resources may be used for editorial and publishing purposes.
Despite a possible national recession, Houston's economic momentum and outlook remained bullish throughout 2023. As we approach a new year, how will an ever-changing, global economic landscape shape the outlook for the region and nation's economy for 2024? Featuring economists and industry leaders, the Houston Region Economic Outlook takes a close look at the core industries driving job growth and economic indicators measuring the strength of our economy. Panelists include: Mark A. Cover, CEO, Southwest Region and Mexico/Central America, Hines Hong Ogle, President, Bank of America Houston and Managing Director, SE/SW Division Executive, Private Bank The Partnership’s Senior Vice President of Research and Chief Economist, Patrick Jankowski, also releases his 2024 employment forecast and anticipated job growth by sector in one of the region's most highly anticipated business events of the year.
Here are links to various sections of our site that may prove helpful to your reporting.
A sector-by-sector look at Houston's major industries, including data and major employers.
A look at major industries and where the Partnership anticipates job growth will happen in the year ahead. Published in December 2018.
A monthly analysis of major events in the Houston economy produced by the Partnership Research team.
Where does Houston rank on major lists and reports? Get a rundown in this regularly updated report.
See the Partnership's most recent annual report.
A straightforward resource for information on the Greater Houston region from hundreds of sources.
An annual publication looking at the major factors affecting global trade moving through Houston as well as information on the region's top international trade partners.