Around 300 guests came out to the Houston Business Journal’s Book of Lists party, which was held at Minute Maid Park Feb. 15, to celebrate Houston’s top companies. Guests mingled with business leaders from those…

Calgary, Canada-based Step Energy Services Ltd. announced Feb. 22 that it will acquire Houston-based Tucker Energy Services Holdings Inc. for $275 million in cash.  Privately held Tucker provides fracturing and completion solutions primarily in the…

All around Houston last year, major construction projects were completed — from downtown trophy towers and huge industrial projects to gorgeous parks and a new barn for the zoo’s elephants. The Houston Business Journal’s Landmark…

Several private school projects are wrapping up, while some are just getting started. Houston Biz Journal Houston sees flurry of private school expansion projects

“We will work as diligently as possible to place as many impacted employees with Hilcorp San Juan or at other XTO Energy locations. We do anticipate that there will be layoffs.” Houston Biz Journal After…

“Over the course of the next decade or couple decades, we’ve got billions of people coming into the middle class in India and China and throughout Asia, and they’re all going to be consumers. So…

Seattle-based Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN) announced Feb. 16 that it’s hiring for more than 400 full-time positions at its newest Houston-area facility.  The jobs will be at the Amazon fulfillment center at 31819 Highway Blvd….

Austin-based delivery app Favor is being acquired by San Antonio-based HEB Grocery Co., the largest private employer in Houston. The Austin-based startup, which operates legally as NeighborFavor Inc., has carved out a lucrative niche in…

Although Houston’s single-family home sales and median sales price increased year over year in January, sales in the luxury market were down for the third month in a row. Sales of single-family homes totaled 4,469…

Jeremy Gallagher & DJ Neal / My Fitness Empire, Inc.

As a young athlete, Jeremy always knew he was destined to make an impact in the fitness industry through owning and operating fitness centers. He and DJ have owned/operated over 23 fitness centers over the course of 20 years. Continue reading