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International Cos. Grew Jobs by 21% in Texas Over 5-Year Period, Report Shows

Foreign companies operating in Texas grew jobs in the Lone Star State by 21% in the five years that ended in 2019, a new report shows.  The report released earlier this month by the Global Business…

How Accenture Expands Houston Opportunities with Apprenticeships

When the global professional services company Accenture wanted to expand and equip its workforce to meet future needs and tap into new talent sources, it turned to a well-known model for developing…

Houston Hosts World Petroleum Congress at Critical Juncture for the Energy Industry

As momentum builds for the global energy transition to a low-carbon future, roughly 5,000 energy leaders from 70 nations gathered in Houston this week for the World Petroleum Congress (WPC).  Houston…

New Partnership Members in November

The Greater Houston Partnership welcomed nine new member companies in the month of November. The Partnership works to connect companies with resources, information and networking opportunities to…
Economic Development

Houston Indoor Farming Co. Secures $50M for Expanded Facility

Houston-based vertical farming company Dream Harvest Farming Co. has secured $50 million in funding to build a new 100,000-square-foot indoor growing facility that will help it meet expanding demand…

Bayou Business Download: How Many Jobs Will Houston Create in 2022?

In this episode of Bayou Business Download, we look at what 2022 has in store for the Houston region with Partnership Senior Vice President of Research Patrick Jankowski.  Key topics include:  …