When Katrina Parrott launched her League City-based business five years ago, she wanted to set the world of emoji on its ear.
The Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce has been named one of 13 Communications Excellence Grand Award winners by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives.
Erratic, potent Hurricane Harvey slowed down Galveston County’s economic engine, but failed to shut it down, leaders of mainland chambers of commerce said.
DEAR BRUCE: I worked for a large company for 19 years in sales. I was the top producer for the past 10 years. Within a week’s time, they removed me from my largest account, asked me to cover an area they have struggled in, removed the salesman from that account and gave him my territory. Whe…
DEAR BRUCE: I am fortunate to have an employee-funded retirement. I am 67 and retiring in three months, and I must decide on one of these options: 1. A single cash payout of $780,000. 2. Monthly annuity of $5,300 for life. 3. Monthly annuity of $6,100 guaranteed for 10 years plus life (there…
The Galveston Economic Development Partnership will present its fifth annual Economic Development Summit from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 7 at the Galveston Island Convention Center at the San Luis Resort, 5600 Seawall Blvd.
The Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce has received a $10,000 state grant to help fund its Spanish language business development workshops for bilingual, Spanish-speaking business owners, the Governor’s Office of Small Business Assistance announced Wednesday.
Deli downer: Some islanders are mourning the sudden closure of sandwich shop McAlister’s Deli, 6600 Seawall Blvd.
Coast Monthly, the award-winning magazine published by The Daily News, has greatly increased its reach to visitors and tourists by making the glossy magazine available in hundreds of hotel rooms across the county.
It’s a date: Store wars are about to get very interesting in League City, where grocers are going all out to attract shoppers of the affluent and fast-growing community.
Houston Airport System officials anticipate that the Houston Spaceport at Ellington Airport, 510 Ellington Field in Houston, could funnel millions of dollars and hundreds of jobs into the region’s aerospace industry.