Congratulations to local radio host Roula Christie, of the Roula and Ryan show on 104.1 KRBE!! She is being recognized by the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation with a Gracie Award, for the “Host Morning Drive – Large/Major Market-Local” category. The Gracies recognize exemplary programming created by, for and about women in radio, television, cable and interactive media.
Check out which Chamber members were featured in the HBJ for contributing to the Leadership Trust
Houston has long been recognized as a hub for the space exploration and energy industries, but a thriving cohort of companies contribute to the city’s culture of innovation and entrepreneurship. Members of the Houston Business Journal Leadership Trust are constantly bringing new ideas to the city and pushing the limits in their respective fields. These executives, selected for membership in the Trust for their experience and insight, are making Houston what it is today.
Study after study shows women who support women are more successful in business
I always say a woman alone has power; collectively we have impact. Traditionally we have been taught to be competitive with one another, because there was such a scarcity of jobs at the top. It’s so clear that strategy doesn’t work. The truth is that raising each other up and channeling the power of collaboration is truly how we’ll change the equation—and have a lot more fun along the way.
There is a boys’ club where women never felt comfortable, so we decided to create a Girls’ Lounge more than six years ago where everyone feels like they belong. We discovered two things: