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SBA: Mark Your Calendar! Upcoming Events!

SBA is Thankful for America's Small Businesses! If you are thinking about starting or growing your small business, tap into SBA resources.  Support Your Local Small Business Saturday, November 28th Celebrated each year on the Saturday [...]

By |2020-11-24T18:24:36-06:00November 24th, 2020|Economic Development, News|0 Comments

Two Hands: Korean-Style Dogs Dressed Up and Ready to Be Devoured

It’s been deemed “The Most Famous Hot Dog in Korea” and now it’s here in Houston for you to enjoy. And in true Houston Rodeo-style fashion, it’s eaten on a stick.  Known for their deep-fried [...]

By |2020-11-05T15:34:10-06:00November 5th, 2020|Economic Development, My Southwest District, News|0 Comments

A beloved prince of burgers (and other comfort food) is back!

A life-size statue of a hip-swiveling Elvis Presley stands in the corner of the former Sharpstown Park Golf Course snack bar. He holds a golf club. On his lapel is the familiar red logo of [...]

By |2020-10-22T11:06:31-05:00November 1st, 2020|Economic Development, My Southwest District, News|0 Comments

National Veterans Small Business Week Events

Join Us at an Upcoming Event to Celebrate #VetBiz SAVE THE DATE: National Veterans Small Business Week The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) celebrates, connects, and empowers service member (including National Guard and Reserve), veteran, [...]

By |2020-10-29T18:57:10-05:00October 29th, 2020|Economic Development, News|0 Comments

Save the Date: National Veterans Small Business Week

Join Us at an Upcoming Event to Celebrate #VetBiz SAVE THE DATE: National Veterans Small Business Week The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) celebrates, connects, and empowers service member (including National Guard and Reserve), veteran, [...]

By |2020-10-15T18:28:46-05:00October 19th, 2020|Economic Development, News|0 Comments

SBA: Mark Your Calendars! UPCOMING Virtual Events

COVID-19 Regional Small Business Relief & Recovery Loan Program Webinar This webinar will introduce a new COVID-19 small business relief loan program available through the U.S. Economic Development Administration and administered by the Houston-Galveston Area Local Development [...]

By |2020-10-11T15:39:47-05:00October 11th, 2020|Economic Development, News|0 Comments

Simpler PPP Forgiveness for Loans of $50,000 or Less

The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the Treasury Department, today released a simpler loan forgiveness application for Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans of $50,000 or less. This action streamlines the PPP forgiveness process [...]

By |2020-10-09T13:44:15-05:00October 9th, 2020|Economic Development, News|0 Comments

‘Chow Down in Chinatown’ Group Swells to 12,000+ Members

Chinatowns, including Houston’s Chinatown, were among the first affected by economic slowdown when news of a coronavirus first broke early this year. #eatlocal and #supportchinatown became popular hashtags and local community leaders and others made [...]

By |2020-10-08T14:36:27-05:00October 8th, 2020|Economic Development, My Southwest District|0 Comments

Webinar Replay: Challenges in Restaurant Facilities Management

  Recording of September 30, Retail & Restaurant Facility Business Webinar Register below for complimentary access (Panelists, clockwise from top left) Dean Small (moderator), Synergy Restaurant Consultants; Bob Robinson, Jr., Kaivac; Frank Bacchetta, Total Comfort Group; Hussam [...]

By |2020-10-08T13:34:24-05:00October 8th, 2020|Economic Development, News|0 Comments
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