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22.3 Million Visitors Came to Houston in '18

A record 22.3 million people visited Houston in 2018, up from 21.9 million the year before, according to new figures released by Houston First Corporation. The 22.3 million total includes both…
Workforce Development

Employment Leaders: ‘Untapped’ Talent is Good for Business

Greater Houston’s workforce is diverse and highly-skilled, but employment leaders say companies can do more to connect with what they call “untapped talent.” These include veterans, people with…
Public Policy

Sen. Ted Cruz on Harvey Recovery, Trade and a Divided Congress

Senator Ted Cruz discussed topics ranging from Hurricane Harvey recovery to immigration at the Greater Houston Partnership’s 2019 State of the Senate event April 23.  The Texas Republican who won…
Public Policy

Legislative Session Update: Week 15

During the 86th Legislative Session, the Partnership will provide a weekly update on our top executive priorities and other newsworthy items from Austin.  With key legislative deadlines now in sight…

Planes, Trains and Automobiles: EWP Members Get Behind the Scene Look at Texas’ Transportation Network

For a sprawling state like Texas, a strong transportation network is vital to everyday life, and intrinsically tied to economic development and quality of life. To further explore this network and…
Health Care

5 Questions with TMC Innovation Institute Director Tom Luby

    Tom Luby was recently named director of the Texas Medical Center Innovation Institute. Luby previously headed up JLABS @ TMC. Below, Luby shares his priorities, what he's looking forward to…
Executive Partners