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Greater Houston Partnership – Grow Export Success Stories – Metro Export Plan Forum – Dec. 14th

By | 2016-11-22T10:45:57+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Business|

Houston is the No. 1 metro for exports in the U.S. and positioned for even greater growth! Please join the Greater Houston Partnership on Wednesday, December 14 for the Metro Export Plan Forum 2016: Houston Growing Exports. Hosted at the new Partnership Tower, this breakfast will include an expert panel on how to start exporting [...]

Mayor Turner Kicks Off Hire Houston Youth 2017

By | 2016-11-14T14:15:22+00:00 November 14th, 2016|Business|

Mayor Turner and Greater Houston Partnership Kick Off Hire Houston Youth 2017 Sponsor a Summer, Change a Future Mayor Sylvester Turner and the Greater Houston Partnership kicked off the second year of Hire Houston Youth at a breakfast at the new Partnership Tower adjacent to the George R. Brown Convention Center. Hire Houston Youth provides [...]

Engineering Entrepreneurs – Turning Ideas Into Wealth – Seminar, Nov. 9

By | 2016-11-03T07:14:41+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Business|

Featured Topics Session 1: Turning Ideas into Wealth: Idea Creation, Technology Assessment, Product Assessment, Market Assessment, Product Development, Commercialization Strategies. Session 2: Tips & techniques for effective presentation & communication skills - The experts also focused on relaying key compelling statements. Tell the plan for a great idea in a short amount of time. Round [...]

Super Bowl Touchdown Tour, Nov. 5th at Agnes Moffitt Park

By | 2016-11-01T13:56:30+00:00 November 1st, 2016|Business, Community|

Super Bowl LI is Coming to a Neighborhood Near You Join in the Excitement with the Touchdown Tour! The event is FREE Food and beverages are available for purchase The Touchdown Tour is the Houston Super Bowl Host Committee's traveling celebration of football. It will travel all over Houston throughout the fall, raising awareness and [...]

ARC Specialties: An American Manufacturing Success Story

By | 2016-11-01T13:24:16+00:00 November 1st, 2016|Business, Business Spotlight, Uncategorized|

In early October, the Spring Branch-based manufacturing and robotics company ARC Specialties made news for donating a $150,000 Kuka welding robot to the Texas State Technical College in Waco. It was just the latest act of generosity from the 33-year-old business, which has also donated equipment to LeTourneau University and Texas A&M. Dan Allford, who [...]

My Spring Branch: Amitha Verma, Owner of Village Antiques

By | 2016-10-24T09:32:25+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Business, My Spring Branch, Uncategorized|

Amitha Verma, owner of Village Antiques Amitha Verma is an interior designer, and the owner of Village Antiques. Why did you decide to open Village Antiques? We opened about four and a half years ago. I had an interior design background, and I worked on a lot of custom houses. It was great. [...]