WHY THE HOUSTON AREA IS PERFORMING FOR COMPANIES LIKE YOURS
The Houston region is the global leader in international business. Rated one of the best cities for growing a business by Forbes Magazine, Houston is making things happen. The hub for international reach, Houston has nearly 500 companies with branch offices in other nations. A leader in healthcare, start-up businesses, manufacturing and energy – the region maintains on of the lowest cost indexes among global cities worldwide. With 26 Fortune 500 headquarters, opportunities for jobs and procurement for small businesses is plentiful. As one of the youngest major metro areas in the nation with a median age of 33, the city has grown to over 6.3 million residents, with the 7th largest population of Asian Americans in the US.