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“Houston, Tranquility Base Here. The Eagle has Landed.”

The First Word When the struts of the Apollo 11 Lunar Module met the powdery surface of the Moon on July 20, 1969, Commander Neil Armstrong marked the arrival with an eight-word message back home.  “…
Economic Development

Houston in 1969: A Look at the City Then and Now

Fifty years ago, Houston was the sixth largest city in the U.S., home to the nation’s newest international airport and NASA’s Manned Spacecraft Center (later Johnson Space Center). The year 1969…

Rooftop Park, Dining Part of Reimagined Downtown Post Office

Courtesy of Lovett Commercial Developers have unveiled their plans to transform an iconic downtown landmark.  Earlier this week, Houston-based Lovett Commercial laid out how they plan to renovate…
Economic Development

7 Key Takeaways from 2019 UpSkill Works Conference

UpSkill Chair Dan Gilbane conducts keynote conversation with Skillful's Beth Coburn Thanks to population growth and industry diversity, Houston led the nation in job growth last year. But to…

SpaceCom a Nexus for the Next Generation Space Economy

  Realizing the full potential of space exploration and technology in the 21st Century requires unprecedented collaboration.  Now in its fifth year, SpaceCom is an international space commerce…
Economic Development

Houston Methodist, Other Local Cos. Make List of Texas' Best Employers

A number of Houston-based companies ranked among the top employers in the state according to a report. In its first-ever America’s Best Employers by State list, Forbes collaborated with Statista to…
Executive Partners