Houston Matters

Are There Winners & Losers in a Business-Friendly State?

Posted on · Chief Executive Magazine recently ranked Texas as the best state for business in their annual Best & Worst States for Business survey. The publication asked more than 500 CEOs to rank states they were familiar with based on a number of factors, including the states’ tax and regulatory standards, quality of the workforce and quality […]

Houston Matters

Is Houston, Texas TOO business friendly?

Posted on · Retailers in Texas encouraged Governor Perry to veto a Texas version of the Lily Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. Bad actors in the energy industry do environmental harm that might have been avoided in a state with more stringent regulations. In general, business is booming in Texas – especially here in Houston – but does it […]