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Katy Business Apr 2015

| April 1, 2015
Katy Business Apr 2015

BUILD-OUT OF CANE ISLAND’S LAKE SYSTEM NOW IN FULL SWING With the opening of on-site builder sales offices in Cane Island just weeks away, work crews and a team of field biologists have started the build-out of the community’s catch-and-release fishing lakes, fountains and geysers as the first phase of development as the development of […]

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Katy Business Mar 2015

| March 1, 2015
Katy Business Mar 2015

ANKUR MEHTA, M.D. A plastic surgeon’s level of education, experience, and skill are undoubtedly the most important aspects that influence a prospective patient’s selection. The more understanding a Plastic Surgeon is to effective patient care, the more wholesome the doctor-patient relationship will be. Dr. Ankur Mehta at Timeless Plastic Surgery, located in Sugar Land, works […]

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Katy Business Feb 2015

| February 1, 2015
Katy Business Feb 2015

DR. PETER CHANG A plastic surgeon’s level of education, experience, and skill are undoubtedly the most important aspects influencing prospective patient selections. The greater the training and background, the more understanding a Plastic Surgeon is to the aesthetic desires impacting this modern age. Dr. Peter Chang of Timeless Plastic Surgery in Sugar Land, performs these […]

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Katy Business Jan 2015

| January 1, 2015
Katy Business Jan 2015

ROOSEVELT ALEXANDER ELEMENTARY NEWS Roosevelt Alexander Elementary (RAE) enjoyed a nice Ribbon Cutting celebration recently for their new roof. The stingRAEs sang their tribute, “You’re a Grand New Roof!” to the parents and community. The group sent out special thanks to guests David Kendler, Area 3 Assistant Superintendent; Ashley Vann, KISD Board of Trustees member; […]

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Katy Business Dcec 2014

| December 1, 2014
Katy Business Dcec 2014

‹Riverstone Riverstone marketing director Christen Johnson has been named “Marketing Professional of the Year — Developer” in the annual Houston’s Best PRISM Awards hosted by the Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA). It is the fourth time Johnson, who has led Riverstone’s marketing efforts since the development’s inception in 2001, has won the prestigious title. The […]

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Katy Business Nov 2014

| November 1, 2014
Katy Business Nov 2014

MEMORIAL HERMANN MEDICAL GROUP FIRETHORNE Family medicine doctor Amber Kazi, M.D. has joined Memorial Hermann Medical Group Firethorne. Dr. Kazi graduated from King Edward Medical College and provides highly personalized care for patients of all ages. Among the many conditions she treats, her special interests include preventive care, women’s and adolescent health, and dermatology. Dr. […]

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Katy Business )ct 2014

| October 1, 2014
Katy Business )ct 2014

HOUSTON METHODIST WEST HOSPITAL Houston Methodist West Hospital has begun construction on a new 9,600-square-foot emergency care center, scheduled to open in spring 2015 on the western side of Katy, located at FM 1093 and Cinco Rose Drive. The new facility will serve residents of the Cinco Ranch, Fulshear, Katy and north Fort Bend County […]

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Katy Business Sep 2104

| September 1, 2014
Katy Business Sep 2104

ABWA – KATY CHARTER CHAPTER The new board of the Katy Charter Chapter American Business Women’s Association (KCC-ABWA) was inducted in July. The Mission of ABWA is to bring together businesswomen of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support, and national […]

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Katy Business Jul 2014

| July 1, 2014
Katy Business Jul 2014

CASEY POPE PROPERTIES Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties announced Casey Pope Properties, Inc., led by Nicole Pope, has elected to come under the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties mantel. According to Mike Huff, Owner/Broker of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties, “We are very excited to be adding this location and to further our growth within […]

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Katy Business Jun 2014

| June 1, 2014
Katy Business Jun 2014

FORT BEND COUNTY County officials celebrated the opening of overpasses along Segment D of the Grand Parkway, allowing uninterrupted travel between U.S. Highway 59/Interstate 69 to Interstate 10. This much-anticipated non-stop arterial road is part of a larger series of mobility enhancements serving one of the fastest-growing regions in the United States. Voters in Fort […]

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Katy Business May 2014

| May 1, 2014
Katy Business May 2014

‹Dunkin’ Donuts More than 100 members of the community helped Dunkin’ Donuts celebrate the Grand Opening of the new Dunkin’ Donuts/Baskin-Robbins combo restaurant located at 3061 N. Fry Road in Katy. Selected local high schools and nonprofits competed in a “Dunkin’ Cups for Charity” cup stacking competition at the event. Carlos Macias, representing The Brookwood […]

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Katy Business Apr 2014

| April 1, 2014
Katy Business Apr 2014

‹Neil Levis Neil Levis has been named construction manager at Cross Creek Ranch, the 3,200-acre Fort Bend master-planned community by The Johnson Development Corp., where he will be responsible for project management planning, contract administration and safety management. Levis brings more than 18 years of construction superintendent, inspection and materials testing experience to Cross Creek […]

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Katy Business Mar 2014

| March 1, 2014
Katy Business Mar 2014

COVENTRY HOMES Coventry Homes has opened a new model home in Avalon at Spring Green, a gated community in Katy, with a second model slated to open by the end of February. Coventry Homes is partnering with Taylor Morrison to develop Avalon at Spring Green, a reserve of 200 homesites that includes some of the […]

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Katy Business Feb 2014

| February 1, 2014
Katy Business Feb 2014

‹Terri Gibson The Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene Katy office announced that Terri Gibson has earned the nationally recognized Military Relocation Professional (MRP) certification. The National Association of Realtors confers the MRP certification to Realtors who want to help military personnel and veterans find housing solutions that best meet their needs and […]

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Katy Business Jan 2014

| January 1, 2014
Katy Business Jan 2014

WEST HOUSTON ASSOCIATION – The West Houston Association welcomed Perri D’Armond as its new president and chief executive officer following the retirement of long-time organization head Roger Hord. D’Armond began her new position Nov. 11. Prior to joining the West Houston Association, she was vice president of government relations for the Greater Fort Bend Economic Development […]

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Katy Business Dec 2103

| December 1, 2013
Katy Business Dec 2103

‹Newmark Homes The Greater Houston Builders Association recognized Newmark Homes as a trailblazer in residential real estate, with the new-home builder winning six Houston’s Best PRISM awards. Newmark won in a variety of categories, including Volume Builder Product Design, $350,000-$400,000, for its Ravenna model in Cross Creek Ranch; Volume Builder Interior Merchandising, over $500,000, for […]

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Katy Business Nov 2013

| November 1, 2013
Katy Business Nov 2013

ERIC AND KIMBERLY GATTIS The new owners of the Katy location of Hasta la Pasta are Eric and Kimberly Gattis. Eric was the General Manager for nine years before previous owners Jeff and Susan Smith offered the location to the couple. “It was a natural transition,” says Jeff. Eric adds, “We are so excited about […]

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Katy Business Oct 2013

| October 1, 2013
Katy Business Oct 2013

ARAYA ARTISAN CHOCOLATE At the juried International Chocolate Awards competition held at New York’s Institute of Culinary Education during the last week of June, Araya Artisan Chocolate, which operates retail stores in the River Oaks Shopping Center, Uptown Park and Katy, was named a finalist for its dark filled chocolates in the ganache or truffle […]

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Katy Business Sept 2013

| September 1, 2013
Katy Business Sept 2013

‹Margaret Sparkman Firethorne has named longtime Katy resident Margaret Sparkman manager of its 1,700-member homeowners association. “Margaret is an accountant who also brings 12 years classroom experience working for Katy ISD to the position,” said Firethorne General Manager Wayne Meyer. “The truly unusual turn of events is that by accepting this position, she’s following in […]

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Katy Business Aug 2013

| August 1, 2013
Katy Business Aug 2013

Memorial Hermann Medical Group In Katy Board certified family medicine physicians Joshua DeFriece, M.D., and Prasuna Sajja, M.D., have joined Memorial Hermann Medical Group in Katy. Dr. DeFriece received his undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering from Virginia Commonwealth University and his medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College. He completed his residency at Spartanburg […]

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Katy Business Jul 2013

| July 1, 2013
Katy Business Jul 2013

BECKENDORFF JUNIOR HIGH Beckendorff PTA inducted its new 2013-14 officers during its May General Membership meeting: Beth Morris, parliamentarian; Ashley Vann, president; Amber Willingham, vice president of Programs; Lynn Farmer, vice president of Fundraising; Cathy Gatti, vice president of Membership; Gina D’Agostino, vice president of VIPS; Shelly Martin, secretary; and Rasmi Moan, treasurer.  _________________________________________________________________________________ SPECIAL […]

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Realtors Report: Surging Demand for Texas Homes Predicted to Carry Through 2013

| June 1, 2013
Realtors Report: Surging Demand for Texas Homes Predicted to Carry Through 2013

First quarter of 2013 sets aggressive pace The Texas Association of REALTORS® released the 2013-Q1 edition of the Texas Quarterly Housing Report, showing surging demand for Texas homes at the start of the year as well as rising prices and shrinking inventory. Fueled by Texas’ population and job growth, the report bodes well for the […]

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Katy Business Jun 2013

| June 1, 2013
Katy Business Jun 2013

‹MEMORIAL HERMANN REHABILITATION HOSPITAL – KATY  Memorial Hermann Rehabilitation Hospital–Katy Wound Care Center has received the Center of Distinction Award from Healogics Inc., a leading wound care management company. The award recognizes the center as one of the top wound care centers in the country and is given to facilities that have outstanding patient outcomes […]

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