//Business Development

Small Business Success Series by HCC – Five 1-Day Workshops

2019-08-16T18:08:31-05:00August 16th, 2019|Articles, Business Development|

Saturdays, 8/24, 9/14, 10/5, 10/19, 11/2, 8:30am-4:30pm, HCC Alief Hayes, Room A319 The series is specifically developed for entrepreneurs who are either planning to start a business, in the early stages of launch, or planning to grow their business. There are five 1-day workshops held on Saturday’s from 8:30-4:30pm throughout Fall 2019.  Topics: 8/24 – [...]

Antojos Locos

2019-08-08T20:13:09-05:00August 8th, 2019|Articles, Business Development|

By JD Herman The only thing better than good Mexican street food is good Mexican street food with air conditioning and a great staff. Antojos Locos has hit a grand slam with their new restaurant in the Brays Oaks Management District off West Bellfort at the Beltway. From epic tortas to tacos, to their homemade [...]

Makola Market – Home for African Foods in Southwest Houston

2019-08-06T19:17:55-05:00August 6th, 2019|Articles, Business Development|

By J.D. Herman There are a few streets in Houston that really exemplify the amazing diversity of our city. Bellaire Blvd. is one of the first that comes to mind but a close second has to be the street of West Bellfort. In the very heart of the Brays Oaks Management District, West Bellfort is [...]

HCC: Is My Idea Lucrative?

2019-07-01T17:30:10-05:00July 1st, 2019|Articles, Business Development|

Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 8:30am-4:30pm, HCC Alief Hayes, Room A319/A320: This workshop is designed to assist entrepreneurs in determining the financial viability of their business idea or growth plan. Featured Presenters: Austin Tenette & Ned Mueller. Featured Topics: Competitive space and product/service substitutes, market need, market size and market positioning; business model options, differentiators, revenue [...]

My Pita

2019-06-19T03:20:22-05:00June 18th, 2019|Articles, Business Development|

By J.D. Herman In a sleepy shopping center on Hillcroft just south of Braes Bayou is a kosher restaurant not to be missed. My Pita at 9806 Hillcroft is a causal stop for great food in the Brays Oaks Management District. If you have the temerity to call yourself “My Pita” … well, your pita [...]

2019 National Small Business Week Virtual Conference

2019-05-02T20:43:52-05:00May 2nd, 2019|Articles, Business Development|

The U.S. Small Business Administration and SCORE will host a free, 2-Day Virtual Conference during National Small Business Week. The conference will take place Tuesday, May 7 – Wednesday, May 8 between 11:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. ET/ 8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. PT each day. Registration is FREE. The conference will be hosted entirely [...]

BOMD Economic Development Committee Chair Cortez Highlights Successes and Future Plans

2019-04-29T07:46:05-05:00April 29th, 2019|Articles, Business Development|

By Jeff Herman One of the more essential services provided by the Brays Oaks Management District is our continuous effort to improve business in the area by strengthening local economic opportunities. These efforts are spearheaded by the Business and Economic Development Committee, led by Sheri Cortez. Ms. Cortez was appointed to the BOMD board of [...]