Business News

News and happenings from North Houston area businesses.

First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Bharat Mittal, DO as the new Medical Director of its Kingwood facility.

BreWingZ Sports Bar & Grill boldly expands beyond its current 21 Houston locations into Kingwood and San Antonio; opening both restaurants the same week. The Kingwood Northpark location is at the intersection of U.S. Highway 59 at Northpark Drive.

Five Star Professional is pleased to announce Tami Heitzwebel, RE/MAX Associates Northeast, has been chosen as one of Houston’s Five Star Real Estate Agents for 2015.

Avid gardeners will learn how to bring the sweet taste of citrus to their own backyard at the workshop taught by citrus grower John Panzarella. The event will be held on Saturday, February 28th, 2015, from 10 am to noon at the Kingwood Garden Center.

Kingwood professional organizer Ellen Delap and her company Professional - Organizer.com will be participating in this year’s Dress For Success Houston’s S.O.S. (Send One Suit) Drive.  The effort provides interview suits, confidence boosts and career development to more than 50,000 women since 1998. 

Memorial Hermann Prevention and Recovery Center (PaRC) has named Psychiatric Response Team Psychiatrist Donna Rocha, M.D., as Physician of the Year for Behavioral Health Services.

Moving to address the mental and behavioral health gap in Harris and surrounding counties, Memorial Hermann recently opened the second of four Mental Health Crisis Clinics. The clinics stem from the state of Texas’ Medicaid 1115 Waiver – Texas Health Care Transformation and Quality Improvement Program Collaborative. 

The turkey is cooked, the relatives have left, and Black Friday is winding down, but sales and savings are still to be had.  On Saturday, November 29th, small businesses around Kingwood and the Lake Houston Area will participate in the American Express Small Business Saturday.

Memorial Hermann and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have launched operations under their recently formed partnership to offer high-quality, specialized breast screening and diagnostic services in Lake Houston.