Category Archives: Economic Development


Economic Alliance receives TEDC Award for Economic Development Program

Per an email update from President and CEO, Chad Burke: The Economic Alliance Houston Port Region has received a 2012 Community Economic Development Award (CEDA) merit recognition this fall from the Texas Economic Development Council (TEDC). The award recognized the Economic Alliance for “Outstanding Achievement in Community Economic Development.” The Economic Alliance was recognized for the award based on a Continue Reading...

O’Connor and Associates Retail Forecast Breakfast

This morning’s Retail Forecast Breakfast at Courtyard on St. James Place had a great lineup and some great information. Below is my paraphrased summary of the speakers and the great perspective that they were able to provide!  Each speaker had some unique insight to the market, and I thoroughly enjoyed the presentations.  Any errors or mistakes are my own. – T. Koenig Continue Reading...

Goods Movement: How your coffee gets to your cup

Last year, Knudson performed public outreach services for the Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC) Regional Goods Movement Study as a subconsultant under Cambridge Systematics.  Recently, H-GAC has started an online TV station dedicated to informing the public about important transportation issues in the H-GAC coverage area.  It also airs on the Houston Municipal Channel (HTV) Mondays, at 6:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. HTV Continue Reading...
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