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Economic Development

Statement Regarding Latest Developments on Texas Central High-Speed Rail

Statement Attributable to Bob Harvey, President and CEO, Greater Houston Partnership: “The Greater Houston Partnership applauds the new collaboration between Amtrak and Texas Central Railway and…

Houston Area CEO Steve Kean Selected to Lead Greater Houston Partnership

HOUSTON (June 21, 2023) – The Greater Houston Partnership today announced that energy executive Steve Kean has been selected as the business organization’s next president and CEO. Kean will assume…

Statement Regarding TEA's Appointment of Board of Managers, Superintendent in HISD

The Greater Houston Partnership’s President and CEO, Bob Harvey, issued the following statement regarding the Texas Education Agency’s intervention in Houston ISD through the appointment of a board…
Economic Development

Statement on House Bill 5

Statement Attributable to Bob Harvey, President and CEO, Greater Houston Partnership Late Sunday evening, both the Texas Senate and Texas House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed HB 5, which…

Report: Houston's Strong International Ties Better Position Regional Economy for Global Economic Headwinds

HOUSTON — Houston’s trade ties with its global partners have largely recovered from the impacts of the pandemic, according to the Greater Houston Partnership’s latest Global Houston report.  The…
Economic Development

Survey Finds Texas Voters Strongly Support New Economic Development Incentives

HOUSTON – Texas voters demonstrate strong support for a new, transparent and accountable economic development incentive program, according to a recent Greater Houston Partnership-Morning Consult…

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Brina Morales
Director, Communications
Executive Partners