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Houston Tech, Startup Community Marks Key Milestones in Q2

LiveOak Venture Partners, an Austin-based, early stage venture capital firm that invests in Texas based tech and tech enabled service companies, reports Houston saw the largest influx in early stage…

When NASA and its Astronauts Arrived in Houston

Astronaut Walter Schirra riding in back of a car during a welcome parade in Houston, Texas. 'We are glad you came'  On the day the astronauts first arrived in Houston, the city was ready with a…
Economic Development

Houston Restaurant Industry Sees Growth, Challenges Ahead

  The restaurant industry is a vital part of Houston’s economy, employing hundreds of thousands throughout the region and contributing billions of dollars to the local economy. But the sector…
Workforce Development

Small Biz Insider: 5 Takeaways from David Tolson, Managing Partner at Arete Advisors

David Tolson The Small Biz Insider podcast is part of a digital series from the Greater Houston Partnership, where we highlight the innovative business owners, entrepreneurs and leaders of the…

New Partnership Members in June

Greater Houston Partnership welcomed 22 new member companies in the month of June. The Partnership works to connect companies with resources, information and networking opportunities to help increase…
Economic Development

“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.  “…
Executive Partners