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Houston Ranked Nation's 2nd Fastest Growing Life Sciences Hub

Houston ranks second in the nation among emerging life sciences hubs, according to a new report from commercial real estate company CBRE. Venture capital funding in the industry locally increased 86…

Record 58 Million Traveled Through Houston's Airports in '18

A record 58.2 million people traveled through the Houston airports in 2018, a 7.6% increase over 2017.  It’s the first time the passenger count at Houston’s two passenger airports topped 58 million.…

#HRTalk: Can't find talent? Look again.

Times get tough for recruiters when the labor market tightens. These professionals have to get even more creative in their recruitment and retention strategies, and according to research, hiring in…
Public Policy

Legislative Session Update: Week 11

During the 86th Legislative Session, the Partnership will provide a weekly update on our top executive priorities and other newsworthy items from Austin.  Legislation related to the Partnership’s two…

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…
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…
Executive Partners