Photos: Greenway Coffee Co. owner debuts tropical all-day cafe

David Buehrer’s coffee is slowly taking over Houston. Buehrer is the founder of Greenway Coffee Co., and his influence — with cafes and restaurants such as Coral Sword, Blacksmith and Morningstar – has spread across the greater Houston area.

Now, he’s opening his newest — and likely last — all-day café concept, Tropicales, in a new mixed-use development at 2132 Bissonnet. 

The development at 2132 Bissonnet — developed by husband-and-wife team Steve and Hilary Ybarra — was announced…

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Photos: Greenway Coffee Co. owner debuts tropical all-day cafe

Ford to create over 500 jobs with new Houston call center

Dearborn, Michigan-based Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) plans to open a 55,000-square-foot call center in west Houston.

The call center at 5959 Corporate Drive, near the intersection of the Westpark Tollway and Beltway 8, will create over 500 jobs, a Ford spokesperson said. The majority of the employees will be hired by the end of 2019, and the center should be fully staffed by the first quarter of 2020.

Employees will go through a four-week training program before assisting customers, said Brad…

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Ford to create over 500 jobs with new Houston call center