The Small Biz Insider podcast is part of a digital series from the Greater Houston Partnership, where we highlight the innovative business owners, entrepreneurs and leaders of the greater Houston area, making a big impact in the small business community.
Small Biz Insider is presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas.
Ep 29: DivInc Houston Leader on Making Startup Community More Diverse and Equitable
DivInc is an accelerator focused on making the startup ecosystem more diverse, equitable and inclusive of people of color, women, and all underrepresented entrepreneurs.The Austin-based program is expanding to Houston with plans to set up its...
Ep 28: Entrepreneurship Took His Journey From Prison Life Sentence to CEO
After Bryan Kelley was given a life sentence for murder in 1992, he said he was tired of being a part of the problem and wanted to be a part of the solution. That was the beginning of Kelley’s journey with the Prison Entrepreneurship Program, which...
Ep 27: Why This Real Estate Co. is Getting Behind Life Sciences and Hospitality
McCord Development, the company behind Generation Park, a 42-hundred acre master-planned commercial development in the Lake Houston community, is expanding. The family-owned real estate development and management company is opening a new office in...
Ep 26: Oil & Gas Consulting Firm Nabs National Recognition Amid Challenging Year
A Houston-based oil and gas consulting firm was ranked among the top 10 best small workplaces in the country. EAG Services came in No. 9 on Fortune’s list. The small business also made it on this year's Inc. 5000 list with 116% revenue growth over three...
Ep 25: Finn Hall's Program Win-Win For Entrepreneurs, Health Care Workers
Finn Hall Feeds the Frontlines launched earlier this year to support Houston's health care workers and small business owners at the same time. We talk with Finn Hall’s Culinary Director, David Buehrer, and Hunain Dada, Director of Real Estate Portfolio...
Ep 24: Construction Firm CEO Says Talent Key to 1080% Growth Over 3 Years
Dallas Garrison is president and CEO of Garrison Construction Group. Founded in 2013, the small business was recently named on the Inc. 500 list. Small Biz Insider is presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas.