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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…
Economic Development

Texas Adds More Clean Energy Jobs in 2018

Texas saw gains in clean energy jobs in 2018, including wind energy.  2018 was a big year for clean energy jobs, and Texas was among the top states leading the way.  A new report says clean energy…

Innovative Entrepreneurial Culture Emerges in Energy Sector

As Houston distances itself from the energy downturn of 2014, an emerging innovation culture has taken root in Houston, powered both by large energy companies and the start-ups who are sources of…
Economic Development

Silicon Bayou: Why Tech Companies Are Choosing Houston

The growth of Houston digital tech ecosystem continues to accelerate as companies from California and other “high cost of doing business” states discover the many benefits of locating in the Lone…
Economic Development

Leading Start-up Accelerator MassChallenge Announces Houston Office

Mayor Sylvester Turner at the MassChallenge announcement One of the world’s leading business accelerators, MassChallenge, has announced it is opening a new office in Downtown Houston. Landing a…
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…
Executive Partners