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2018 Record Year for Wind Energy; Texas Leads U.S.

A new report from the  American Wind Energy Association says 2018 was a record year for the wind industry in the United States, and Texas led the nation.  AWEA, the national trade group for United…
Economic Development

42 Startups Compete for $1.6M at Rice Biz Plan Competition

RBPC 2018 Winner, LunulaHuman-sized checks and big ideas take over the Rice University campus this weekend as the 15th annual Rice Business Plan Competition (RBPC) gets underway. A panel of 280…
Public Policy

Legislative Session Update: Week 13

During the 86th Legislative Session, the Partnership will provide a weekly update on our top executive priorities and other newsworthy items from Austin.  Public school finance reform took center…

New Partnership Members in March

Greater Houston Partnership welcomed 38 new member companies in the month of March. The Partnership works to connect companies with resources, information and networking opportunities to help…
Workforce Development

Millennials a Growing Segment of Houston's Giant Workforce

The head of Schlumberger, one of the world’s largest oil service giants, recently noted millennials make up 55% of the company’s global workforce. Speaking at an energy conference in New Orleans last…
Digital Technology

New Jobs Website Focuses on Tech Talent in Houston

A new website aims to help cultivate and grow the tech talent pool in Houston as part of a broader effort to expand the area’s innovation ecosystem. launched this week featuring 750…
Executive Partners