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Startups Growing With Expansions, New Offices in Houston

Rendering of The Ion building in Midtown (Photo Credit: Courtesy of Rice University)Coworking company WeWork is expanding in Houston. The Houston Business Journal reports the company is opening its…
Economic Development

Texas Leading Way for Capital Investment

Texas Governor Greg Abbott accepts 2018 Site Selection Governor's Cup (photo courtesy of Governor Abbott's office).Texas was recently named the top state for capital investment in 2018. It’s the…

6 Takeaways from Dow Chemical’s Jim Fitterling

Houston’s identity as the Energy Capital of the World is defined just as much by the region’s downstream capacity for refining fuel and making useful products as it is by oil and gas production. The…
Economic Development

Partnership Launches New Strategy, Engagement Efforts

The Greater Houston Partnership hosted its 2019 Annual Meeting on Thursday, January 31, with more than 1,200 members in attendance at the Marriott Marquis in downtown Houston. Presentation slides…
Economic Development

Former Sears to Become Innovation Hub Dubbed The Ion

Work will begin this spring to transform the historic Sears building in Midtown into the hub of the city’s new innovation district. Rice University is spearheading the project. The renovated…
Executive Partners