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Fit Fuel Proves That Fresh, Healthy Food Can Be Delicious

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:32+00:00 November 2nd, 2015|Business, Business Spotlight|

A few months ago, Carlos Aparicio was behind the register at Fit Fuel, the restaurant he founded with his wife Vanessa, when two young women walked in. They had been on their way to a nearby pizza joint, they said, when they noticed Fit Fuel. “At first we were too scared to eat here,” one [...]

SBMD State of the District Video

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:32+00:00 September 4th, 2015|Business, Business Spotlight|

Watch the video of our State of the District event held on September 30 at the Westin Hotel. The video highlights our first 10 Years of Accomplishments and the Unveiling of our 2015-2030 Comprehensive Plan! SBMD State of the District 2015 from on Vimeo.

Starting and Running Your Own Business Seminar

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:32+00:00 August 10th, 2015|Business, Business Spotlight|

Saturday, August 15, 2015, 8:30 am - 4:15 pm, HCC Spring Branch, Commons This seminar is a must for prospective entrepreneurs and a proven benefit to many already in business. It is a powerful program that's packed with information, tips and techniques needed to start a new business as well as improve an ongoing enterprise.  [...]

MetroNational names new president

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:33+00:00 May 26th, 2015|Business, Business Spotlight|

MetroNational has promoted Jason Johnson to president of the company. Johnson, who was previously senior vice president and remains vice chairman, is a member of the Johnson family, which founded MetroNational in 1959. Johnson graduated college in 2009 and has been working for MetroNational since 2013, according to his LinkedIn profile. Loc McNew, who had [...]

Long Point construction project reaching the home stretch

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:33+00:00 March 20th, 2015|Business, Business Spotlight, Projects|

Approximately 80 percent of the Long Point reconstruction project has been completed, said Christopher Edwards of the engineering firm Cobb Fendley and Associates. "They're aiming to be finished by the end of April and are on track for that deadline," Edwards added. Minor delays related to utilities have not thrown them off target, he said. [...]

Demolition begins at site of David Weekley Homes Community, the Village at Spring Branch

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:34+00:00 October 31st, 2014|Business, Business Spotlight|

Houston, TX (October 30, 2014): Demolition kicked off with a bang on Wednesday, October 29, 2014, at David Weekley Homes’ largest Central Living community, The Village at Spring Branch. City councilwoman Brenda Stardig joined Chris Weekley, Division President for David Weekley Homes, to celebrate the beginning of Weekley's project on the property. Located at Long [...]

New healthcare service settles in Spring Branch

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:34+00:00 September 26th, 2014|Business, Business Spotlight|

A new hospital that will provide inpatient and outpatient behavioral healthcare services will open at 2801 Gessner this fall. The property that was formerly the site of the Menninger Clinic was acquired by Houston Behavioral Healthcare Hospital's (HBHH) parent company, Signature Healthcare of California, about a year ago, and started renovations then. Today, the facility [...]