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Kevin Atkinson – Texas Pride Disposal

“You don’t want to be the guy on the back of the truck; you want to be the guy that owns the truck.”  I can still recall these words spewing from my uncle’s mouth like it was yesterday.  However, yesterday was 1991, and I was a 6-year old that was bewildered by what I had just heard. Continue reading

Bobby & Jack Adams – Adams Transfer and Storage Company

Adams Transfer & Storage Co is an experienced and trusted local moving company who has relocated Texas families and businesses not only in The Woodlands, Conroe, Houston, but San Antonio, Austin, and Dallas areas since 1964. Continue reading

Kristin Blanchard – Kickin’ Events & Promotions

Kristin Blanchard, President of Kickin’ Events & Promotions has a strong background in Marketing, Promotion and Business Development for more than 15 years. “I think I was born a promoter, I love helping businesses succeed and I don’t consider this just a job, but a commitment to each client to gain them exposure in a cost-effective way.” Continue reading

David Thomas Roberts – Teligistics & Defiance Press

A serial entrepreneur his entire adult life, David Thomas Roberts has been in business for himself since the age of twenty-one. Roberts saw first- hand how his step-father was treated by a major U.S. corporation whom he had devoted his entire life with unconditional loyalty. Continue reading

Dan Altom – The Woodlands Young Learners Academy

Dan grew up in the wild wild west of Abilene, Texas but arrived in The Woodlands area soon after graduating from Texas A&M, Class of ’96, with a degree in Finance.  Continue reading

Dr. Michael Cimino DDS – Modern Smile Center

In 2011, I sought to bring high quality dentistry to the developing area of Creekside in the Woodlands, Spring, and Tomball.  My goal was to offer a variety of dental services so that patients could receive most all dental care in one place. Continue reading

Todd Bradbury – Bradbury Brothers Heating & Air Conditioning

The Bradbury Family has been in the customer service business for over thirty years. Our family are experts when it comes to heating, cooling and plumbing for your homes and businesses. Our family cares about your comfort and safety. Continue reading

Grant Crowell – The Urban Foresters

Grant Crowell started in the Texas marketplace as ‘the tree guy’ to most people who knew him professionally. However, at the level of the heart, Grant is a servant; to God and to his brother.

Grant graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science in Forestry in 2003. Continue reading

Evan Blair & Ross Flurry – The Woodlands Young Entrepreneurs Network

Evan Blair is a lifelong resident of The Woodlands, TX, After college, career changes from golf to retail to outside sales, and his first few business startup attempts, he recently took ownership of  his family’s business, Global Print Group.

After struggling for many years to find a group that best suited the development of future business owners, entrepreneurs, and dreamers in our area, he met with a great man and friend, Ross Flurry. Continue reading

Jakob Boelens – MaxGrip

“As one of the co-founders of MaxGrip, I’ve spent the past two decades developing the company from a start-up into a very well-known player in the area of maintenance and reliability engineering, asset performance management and IT services. Nowadays we serve multinational clients in a number of asset-intensive industries from our offices in The Netherlands (HQ), Singapore, Malaysia and the US. Continue reading