Houston First Corporation this week officially unveiled its new offices in the recently completed Partnership Tower. Houston First is responsible for construction of the 127,000-square-foot office tower adjacent to the George R. Brown Convention Center Downtown… read more
John Gonzalez, the longtime director of event and guest services at the George R. Brown Convention Center, has been promoted to the new vice president position at Houston First Corporation’s downtown convention complex. read more
Avenida Houston, a walkable, pedestrian plaza and the revamped George R. Brown Convention Center will soon showcase Houston’s vibrant culinary and cultural scenes. Avenida Houston will offer a wide variety of new restaurant concepts, unique art installations and programmed events for visitors and residents alike.
In what may be the city’s boldest bid ever to expand tourism, Houston First Corporation and the Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau unveiled a plan today to increase the number of annual visitors by more than 30% in the next three years...
Houston’s Discovery Green Park will soon welcome over 1 million football fans as part of a 10-day Super Bowl LIVE fan festival.
Houston First Corporation was the recipient of the Innovation Award at the Mayor’s Outstanding Proud Partners Awards. The 32nd annual luncheon was presented by the Keep Houston Beautiful organization on November 7 at the Hilton Americas-Houston hotel. Read more.