University of Texas at San Antonio-Downtown,Buena Vista Theater
Moderator: John Quiñones, ABC News Correspondent
This forum is intended to create a discussion on the divergent sectors that
make up the Westside Urban Gateway.
The free event is open to the public and parking is available in Lot D3.
Pictured are the 2013 Westside Honorees (From Left to Right): Former Congressman Charlie Gonzalez, Lucy Hall, Thomas Uribe, DDS and Steve Saldana-Posthumously
The WDC is accepting nominations for the 2014 Westside Honors award. Deadline for submission is Friday, December 20, 2013.
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San Antonio Business Journal Headlines
Real Ale Brewing Co. in Blanco, just north of San Antonio, is planning to expand its operations with a new bottling line in an effort to meet rising demand. The company said statistics look good for continued growth for regional craft brewers across the country. According to the Brewers Association, despite the 2013 1.9 percent decrease in overall beer sales in the U.S., craft beer sales...
Oil and gas jobs in Texas have exceeded 300,000 this summer, according to the Texas Petro Index. That is the highest number of jobs since the index began tracking figures in 1995. Texas oil production totaled an estimated 93.65 million barrels in July, the most recent number available. It’s a rise of more than 20 percent over the previous July’s total. “It’s no secret what’s causing the population...
Rackspace Hosting has ended its pursuit of a suitable buyout offer and says it is now determined to stay independent. The company announced it is pulling the plug on a process started in May in which investment banker Morgan Stanley had been tapped to vet and evaluate buyout proposals and other strategic alternatives. Rackspace shares were down 16 percent in after hours trading. The company has also promoted...