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2011-03-08 12:53:00

HOUSTON, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Houston Technology Center (HTC), a business accelerator and the largest business incubator in Texas, is announcing a $100,000 donation from the Greater Houston Partnership's Opportunity Houston marketing program to the 2011 and 2012 Goradia Innovation Prize. The Goradia Innovation Prize will distribute $150,000 in prize monies for the 2011 and 2012 awards. The Prize is awarded to early stage companies that have commercialized, or are close to...

2011-03-07 17:01:00

New pediatric emergency center, hospital services and outpatient clinic to serve one of nation's fastest-growing pediatric populations HOUSTON, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas Children's Hospital today announced the opening of West Campus, its first suburban hospital, located at I-10 and Barker Cypress in Houston, Texas. Designed, equipped and staffed exclusively for children, the 515,000 square-foot Texas Children's Hospital West Campus offers both inpatient and...

2010-11-19 00:00:44

International provider of virtual offices and executive suites provides entrepreneurs, business executives office space, IT and communication services in Houston Houston, TX (PRWEB) November 18, 2010 Servcorp, a leading provider of virtual offices and executive suites to Fortune 500 companies, small and mid-sized businesses and entrepreneurs, announced today it has opened two exclusive Houston Executive Suites and Houston Virtual Office facilities "“ Bank of America Center, in the...

2010-11-05 15:19:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Health and Human Services today presented awards to 307 hospitals, 28 organ procurement organizations (OPOs), 157 transplant programs, and 11 individuals for their success in increasing the number of organs available for transplantation. All were recognized at the Sixth National Learning Congress for the Donation and Transplantation Community of Practice held in Grapevine, Texas. Hospital representatives received...

2010-10-08 13:14:00

HOUSTON, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Employees of United Recovery Systems, LP, a leading account receivables management company, made a charitable contribution to Texas Children's Hospital, one of the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the country. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101008/DA79233) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101008/DA79233) The money was raised during the company's annual employee appreciation day but doing so required the cooperation of both...

2010-09-29 17:24:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Gulf Coast Regional Center of Innovation and Commercialization (GCRCIC) is pleased to announce three companies who will receive up to a total of $2.9 million in commercialization awards from the Texas Emerging Technology Fund (TETF). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090604/AQ28157LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090604/AQ28157LOGO) The TETF program was established by Gov. Perry and the Texas Legislature in 2005 to...

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2010-09-28 14:21:29

Researchers analyze decade's worth of GPS data for study A large section of northwestern Harris County "“ particularly the Jersey Village area "“ is sinking rapidly, according to a University of Houston (UH) geologist who has analyzed GPS data measuring ground elevation in the Houston area. Some points in Jersey Village are subsiding by up to 5.5 centimeters (about 2 inches) a year, said Shuhab Khan, an associate professor of geology at UH. Khan, along with UH geology professor...

2010-09-27 11:27:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Announced Friday, eCardio was included on the Houston Business Journal's Fast 100, which honors 100 of the fastest growing companies in the Houston area. eCardio was ranked at No. four with a two-year growth of 305.23%. "eCardio is privileged to be recognized locally for our considerable growth," stated Larry Lawson, President and Chief Executive Officer of eCardio. "Our growth has enabled us to employ close to 400 employees in the Houston area, a vast...

2010-09-14 14:46:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Houston Technology Center (HTC), a business accelerator that assists Houston-based emerging technology companies, will host the largest presentation of Gulf Coast emerging technology companies from the energy, information technology, life sciences, nanotechnology, and NASA/aerospace industries during its Gulf Coast Innovation Conference & Showcase on September 30. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090604/AQ28157LOGO) (Logo:...

2010-08-27 09:12:00

ATLANTA, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Expanding its geographic footprint, Think Resources has opened a new office in Houston, TX. A leading provider of innovative Engineering and Technical staffing solutions, Think Resources' new regional branch will provide both local clients and national accounts in the Houston area with support in finding Engineering and Technical talent. Headed by Branch Manager Matt Brooks, the office officially opened its doors on August 23rd. Contact information for the...


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  • Remarkable; prodigious.
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