The Cannon: Launching Businesses from the Spring Branch District

By |2018-07-13T13:50:28+00:00June 13th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig From technology firms to media and marketing enterprises to oil and gas businesses, 75 companies now call the Spring Branch District’s The Cannon home. They will have more officemates soon. The Cannon is currently located in a 20,000-square-foot space on Brittmoore Road, but construction on a 120,000-square-foot space is underway next [...]

HCC Small Business News & Happenings in June

By |2018-07-13T13:47:05+00:00June 8th, 2018|Business|

Winners Announced! 2018 HCC Newspring Business Plan Competition Congratulations to our Winners: Accel Lifestyle – 1st Place – $12,000; Striker Box – 2nd Place – $8,000 ; MBCO Engineering – 3rd Place – $4,000; Tea in Texas – Honorable Mention – $1,000; and Hiketron – Honorable Mention – $1,000. For more on Winners, Completer Teams, [...]

2018 Business Institute – application is now open!

By |2018-07-13T13:47:05+00:00June 6th, 2018|Business|

2018 Business Institute Hispanic-owned small businesses represent more than 42% of the small businesses owned in the Houston region. The Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s Business Institute is an innovative small business development program that helps connect entrepreneurs and small businesses to the resources they need to take their businesses to the next level of [...]

TRIO Pre-Apprenticeship Program: ’Direct Pathway to Lucrative Career’ for Spring Branch Students

By |2018-07-13T13:50:28+00:00May 29th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, Community|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig As the school year winds down in the Spring Branch Independent School District, a group of high school students completing their junior year are preparing to participate in a “boot camp” this summer. They’re not trying to join a military organization or complete an exercise program. If they make it through [...]

Save the Date: Incremental Development Alliance Mixer, June 13

By |2018-07-13T13:47:28+00:00May 12th, 2018|Business, Community, Residential, Videos|

Small Scale Development Workshop Get the big picture view of small scale real estate development. Learn how to pick a good development project. Take the first steps to make it a reality. Discover where you need help. Meet people who can help you.

Starting and Running Your Own Business Seminar

By |2018-07-13T13:47:28+00:00May 11th, 2018|Business|

May 12, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, HCC Alief Hayes – A319 2811 Hayes Road - Westheimer Between Wilcrest & Kirkwood This award winning 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 [...]

Small Business Events Here & There at HCC

By |2018-07-13T13:47:28+00:00May 2nd, 2018|Business, Residential|

Grow With Contracting 8(a) – SBA Business Development Program Tuesday, May 8, 8:30 am - 11:30 am - HCC Katy, Cyber Lounge WANT TO GROW? Locally AND Nationally? Last year the federal government awarded contracts worth $100 Billion to small business. Did you win one? Get your advantage with the SBA 8(a) Business Development Program. [...]