Category Archives: Economic Development

Plan & Build your Business with the SBA & US Census Bureau- June 25

Webinar: Plan & Build your Business with the SBA & US Census Bureau June 25, 2018 Census Business Builder Join the US Small Business Administration Houston District office and the US Census Bureau for a FREE WEBINAR to learn about the many tools and resources that are available to potential and existing small business owners. Join Guest Speaker: Valerie Maher, SBA Lead Economic Development Specialist, Houston, as she presents valuable information on how Small Businesses can benefit from US Small Business Administration programs and services. The US Census Bureau provides...
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Locke Solutions Receives Special Recognition by Five Corners Management District

Locke Solutions’ core values of integrity, service, quality, and employee development make them a valuable addition to the Five Corners Management District. “Simply stated, we do the right thing. This does not necessarily make all decisions easy but it clarifies what the correct decision is,” said Asher Kazmann, President. It is that dedication to “doing the right thing” that resulted in Locke Solutions receiving a Business Recognition Award for supporting the Management District’s efforts to make and keep the community safer, cleaner and greener. Mr. Kazmann has been in the precast concrete business...
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2018 Business Institute – application is now open!

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 success and growth. The Business Institute provides participants training in:
  • Leadership
  • Sales Strategies
  • Personal Branding
  • Sustainable Business Practices
Application Requirements:
  • Established Business
  • Annual sales < $2 million
  • 51% company ownership
Application DEADLINE: Friday, August...
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