Former Sears site in Midtown to anchor Houston Innovation District

April 12, 2018

Houston Innovation Corridor

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and Rice University today announced plans for a new Midtown innovation district that will transform a 9.4-acre site, anchored by the former Sears building, into a hub designed to bring together the area’s entrepreneurial, corporate and academic communities into collaborative spaces and programs. “The innovation district will leverage the region’s unique… Read more »

HOUSTON #2 METRO FOR CORPORATE GROWTH

March 05, 2018

Area is dominant region in the No. 1 state for corporate growth (HOUSTON,TX) — Site Selection magazine has recognized the Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metropolitan Statistical Area (Houston MSA) as one of the top metros in the nation for new and expanded corporate facilities. The magazine released its ranking of the top states and metros for… Read more »

Your Package Has Arrived! Amazon Delivers 1,000 Jobs to Houston.

July 22, 2016

Amazon’s seventh Texas facility will create more than 1,000 new full-time jobs SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)—July 22, 2016– Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced plans to open its seventh Texas fulfillment center in Houston. Amazon currently employs more than 10,000 full-time hourly associates at its five operating Texas fulfillment centers and plans to create 1,000 more full-time… Read more »

HOUSTON NAMED #2 METRO IN NATION FOR NEW AND EXPANDED CORPORATE FACILITIES

May 13, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  March 1, 2016 HOUSTON REGION NAMED #2 metro IN NATION for NEW AND EXPANDED corporate FACILITIES Houston –Site Selection magazine has recognized the Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metropolitan Statistical Area (Houston MSA) as one of the top metros in the nation for new and expanded corporate facilities. The magazine released its ranking of the… Read more »

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America Relocates Americas HQ to Houston

May 04, 2016

— Further Strengthening Ties with Customers of MHI Group Companies in North America — Houston, Texas, May 3, 2016 – Today Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc. (MHIA), a Group company overseeing the business of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) in North America, commenced full-scale operations at its newly relocated Head Office in Houston, Texas, following… Read more »

Houston Metro Export Plan Aims to Spur Economic Growth

April 07, 2016

Bush Airport at night

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 6, 2016 Houston Metro Export Plan Aims to Spur Economic Growth Plan to Increase Number of Local Firms that Export, Creating Jobs HOUSTON –With Houston’s status as America’s next great global city, the Partnership today released a new plan to drive economic growth by helping Houston businesses connect to… Read more »

Partnership Announces Careers With No Limits Jobs Site for Professionals

November 12, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 12, 2015 Partnership Announces Careers With No Limits Jobs Site for Professionals — Innovative social media site next step in greater Houston talent attraction plan HOUSTON– The Greater Houston Partnership announced the rollout of Careers With No Limits, an innovative social media jobs portal to recruit and attract more young professionals… Read more »