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Cy-Fair Business Briefs February 2012

| February 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Business Briefs February 2012

Emily Hung, M.D. has joined Rheumatology Associates of Houston, a division of Northwest Diagnostic Clinic. Dr. Hung completed her fellowship in rheumatology at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and received her Doctor of Medicine from Baylor College of Medicine […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs January 2012

| January 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Business Briefs January 2012

Bridgeland is one of five developments across the nation named Community of the Year in The Nationals 2012 Silver Awards. The community, which most recently won the Developer of the Year Grand Award in the Texas Association of Builders’ Texas Star Awards, also won four other Silver Awards: Print Campaign, Special Promotion, Signage and Graphic […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs December 2011

| December 1, 2011
Cy-Fair Business Briefs December 2011

Methodist Willowbrook Hospital has expanded its women’s and children’s services to better meet the needs of the Northwest Houston community, doubling the number of neonatal intensive care beds and opening a high-risk obstetrics unit. The Women’s & Children’s Pavilion was officially dedicated at a community health fair featuring speakers and screenings and a reunion of […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs November 2011

| November 1, 2011
Cy-Fair Business Briefs November 2011

‹Tom Harrington, Spillane Middle School band director, has been named president of the Texas Bandmasters Association for 2011-12. A TBA board member for the last four years, Harrington will lead the nation’s largest state band directors association by organizing the annual clinic convention and providing educational opportunities for band directors statewide. The TBA has presented […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs July 2011

| July 1, 2011
Cy-Fair Business Briefs July 2011

The Rotary Club of Cypress-Fairbanks hosted a Mother’s Day brisket sale to raise over $4,000 for Cypress Assistance Ministries’ homeless initiative. This initiative is designed to help deserving families, especially single parent families, from becoming homeless by providing financial assistance for utilities and rent.  Such assistance is much more cost-effective than trying to help a […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs June 2011

| June 1, 2011
Cy-Fair Business Briefs June 2011

Karen Stockton, an assistant principal at Birkes Elementary School, was named the principal at Lieder Elementary School. Stockton replaces Missy Edgerton, who will retire in June.   Stockton has 19 years of experience in public education, all with Cypress-Fairbanks ISD. She taught one year each at Bane and Metcalf elementary schools, followed by seven years […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs April 2011

| April 1, 2011
Cy-Fair Business Briefs April 2011

Bridgeland is once again adding to its green space, with six new parks planned for Water Haven, the development’s newest community of neighborhoods. Approximately 22 acres of parks are planned for Water Haven, each with trails and benches. Most also will have playground equipment and picnic tables, as well as garden areas. As with other […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs March 2011

| March 1, 2011
Cy-Fair Business Briefs March 2011

Frontera Homes announces the addition of sales consultant Janis Mueller to its sales staff for these Katy and Cy-Fair communities: Bridgewater Meadows, Westfield Village and Cypress Springs. Frontera Homes provides new homes with custom features, starting at $118,000, in Katy ISD and Cy-Fair ISD. _________________________________________________________________________________ The Newfield Foundation made a $25,000 gift to Northwest Assistance […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs January 2011

| January 1, 2011
Cy-Fair Business Briefs January 2011

Methodist Willowbrook Hospital in Houston has not recorded a hospital-acquired infection in the top three at-risk areas for 14 consecutive months, a rare feat for any hospital in the U.S. The 251-bed hospital, part of The Methodist Hospital System, achieved a zero infection rate in ventilator-associated pneumonias, central line blood stream infections, and urinary catheter […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs December 2010

| December 1, 2010
Cy-Fair Business Briefs December 2010

Bob R. Covey, Cy-Fair ISD board of trustees vice president, was among a group of school board members who met in Austin in November to focus on their roles as advocates for public schools with state and national policymakers. Trustees, who met for the second of five training sessions of Leadership Texas Association of School […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs November 2010

| November 1, 2010
Cy-Fair Business Briefs November 2010

Donna Benotti, Cy-Fair High School’s head volleyball and girls’ golf coach, has been selected by The Texas Girls Coaches Association as its first vice president for the 2010-11 school year. Benotti served the TGCA — the largest association for coaches of girls’ athletics in the nation — as second vice president in 2009-10. “I wanted […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs October 2010

| October 1, 2010
Cy-Fair Business Briefs October 2010

Dr. Rito Silva has been named Lone Star College-CyFair’s dean of student services and Claire Phillips has been named dean of humanities, math and CIT. Silva graduated in May 1990 and was an advisor at Texas A&I’s new freshman college. This past April, with a master’s in counseling, Ph.D. from Texas A&M University at College […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs September 2010

| September 1, 2010
Cy-Fair Business Briefs September 2010

Debra Hill, a secondary science curriculum specialist, was named the new coordinator for secondary science at Cy-Fair ISD. Hill has spent 10 of her 21 years in education with Cy-Fair ISD. Hill holds a B.S. in chemistry from the University of Wisconsin and a master’s of natural science in physics from Arizona State University. She […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs August 2010

| August 1, 2010
Cy-Fair Business Briefs August 2010

Alejandro Morúa, formerly the program coordinator at the Houston A Plus Challenge, was named assistant to the superintendent this month, replacing Dr. Cheryl Salyards, associate superintendent for governmental relations and communication, who retired from Cy-Fair ISD on June 30. A native Houstonian, Morúa graduated from Austin High School in Houston ISD. He earned two baccalaureate […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs July 2010

| July 1, 2010
Cy-Fair Business Briefs July 2010

Anissa Speight, ultrasound supervisor at Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, has been selected as Cy-Fair’s 2010 Tenet Hero, Tenet’s highest award for employees. Speight is the go-to person for fetal ultrasounds at Cy-Fair Hospital after her son’s heart defect led to a passion for all parents and children with heart defects. She spearheaded a change […]

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