Oil prices plummeted to their lowest point in decades over the weekend as Saudi Arabia declared a price war on Russia, adding another stressor to financial markets already reeling amid concerns over the rapid spread of a new strain of coronavirus.
The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) of Texas honored Charles Matejowski, CIC, LUTCF with the NAIFA-Texas Lifetime Achievement Award at their annual meeting in Fort Worth on Feb. 8.
AUSTIN — Climate change is being felt in a corner of the world different from where one might expect: Wall Street, where some of the biggest investors are starting to take action.
Pat Sorrells, president and CEO of Camp For All, a barrier-free camp in Washington County, has been selected as a recipient of the Houston Business Journal’s 2019 Most Admired CEOs Award.
Each year, thousands of Houston area nurses are nominated for Houston Chronicle’s “Salute to Nurses” awards, with 150 outstanding nursing professionals chosen to be honored.
WASHINGTON — A Houston-based food manufacturer is recalling almost 3,400 pounds of its products because it may contain a bacteria that can cause serious health issues.
Yvette Kirkland of Coldwell Banker Properties Unlimited in Brenham here has earned the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing’s Million Dollar Guild recognition for experience, knowledge, and expertise in million-dollar and higher residential properties.
The Chappell Hill Chamber of Commerce welcomed a new downtown businesses last weekend with a ribbon cutting ceremony for The Shabby Cupboard Deli & Fine Foods.
Treat your best employees with total confidence and the freedom to do what they wish, then your business will succeed, says PlanNorth Architectural Co.’s founding partner who spoke at one of the nation’s leading conferences for businesses.
Blinn College’s A.W. Hodde, Jr. Technical Education Center is offering scholarships covering up to 80 percent of student costs for a 200-hour carpentry training program beginning Monday.
Billy Starnes of the Edward Jones financial services firm will hold a grand “reopening” celebration of his office at 1904 S. Market St. on May 31.
With one stroke of the pen, the Royer’s brand doubled its presence in Brenham and the new 4 Star Concert Hall entertainment complex added a premium restaurant to its arsenal of experiences for patrons.
WASHINGTON — A new study confirms what others already have concluded: Many Baby Boomers haven’t saved a dime for retirement, which can’t help but mean trouble as they reach retirement age.
Strand Associates Inc. has announced it has hired local contractor Chappell Hill Construction of Brenham to build the full-service engineering firm’s new office building at 1906 Niebuhr Street.
AUSTIN — Tieman H. Dippel III, president and chief executive officer at Brenham National Bank, has been elected to the Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Services Inc. board of directors.
The Blinn College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will host an advanced QuickBooks course Wednesday, Feb. 21, to teach small business owners to get the most from their accounting software.
Robert L. Moorman of Brenham has been named senior marketing director of national compliance and quality assurance for BBG, a national commercial real estate valuation, advisory and assessment firm.