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
Organizers of the Alamo Quarry farmers market were shocked to learn this week that the shopping center has terminated their lease. The Quarry Farmers and Ranchers Market, which takes place on Sundays at the Alamo Quarry Shopping Center, said their last day will be Dec. 7. The market has been at the shopping center since May 2011. Neither shopping center general manager Al Underwood nor American Assets...
San Antonio has been named one of the top 10 NBA destinations by USA Today readers. The home of the defending NBA champion Spurs ranks fifth on the publication's 10 Best list. Memphis and Oklahoma City were ranked first and second, respectively. The lowdown on San Antonio, according to USA Today: "The city ... oozes history," and the Tex-Mex food is "worth a trip itself." The rankings were...
How helping 'Shark Tank' companies led to this entrepreneur's startup landing Mark Cuban as an investor
Rob Collazo is getting used to being an entrepreneur, and an injection of venture capital from Mark Cuban — spurred by Collazo's relationship with "Shark Tank" companies — has helped speed that adjustment. It wasn't long ago that Collazo — chief technology officer at HelpSocial Inc., which helps businesses use social media to improve customer service — was at Rackspace, where he developed a tool used...