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Cy-Fair Business Briefs Feb 2013

| February 1, 2013
Cy-Fair Business Briefs Feb 2013

GWENDOLINE MENGA, M.D., D.O. has joined Northwest Diagnostic Clinic – Cypress Station. Dr. Menga joins Northwest Diagnostic Clinic from Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans, La., where she served as a rheumatologist. She received her Doctor of Medicine from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in Rheumatology and Internal Medicine. _________________________________________________________________________________ ‹NORMAN […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs Jan 2013

| January 1, 2013
Cy-Fair Business Briefs Jan 2013

‹Cameron Stephen, the Cy-Fair High School foreign language department chair, has been appointed to the College Board national test development committee for AP Spanish Literature and Culture. Composed of three college faculty and three high school teachers, the committee presents a unique opportunity for high school and college teachers to work together and collaborate on […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs Dec 2012

| December 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Business Briefs Dec 2012

‹Donna Dunn, a coordinating counselor at Cypress Lakes High School, was nominated by the Navy Recruiting District of Houston as a Key Influencer of Youth. Key Influencers are defined as “people who help to shape attitudes and opinions of youth in their communities. People turn to Key Influencers for advice and information because they have […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs Nov 2012

| November 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Business Briefs Nov 2012

‹Woodforest was crowned “Event of the Year – Developer” during the Greater Houston Builders Association’s Houston’s Best PRISM Awards for last year’s Monster Dash. The development also was a finalist in three other developer categories: Billboard of the Year, Internet Marketing Campaign of the Year, and Direct Mail Piece of the Year. “It’s always great […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs Oct 2012

| October 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Business Briefs Oct 2012

‹Chairita Franklin has been named the new assistant superintendent for human resources at Cy-Fair ISD. Franklin fills a position vacated by Teresa Hull — the current associate superintendent for governmental relations, communications and chief of staff — in 2008, when she was named associate superintendent for human resources and student services. A Cy-Fair resident for […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs Sept 2012

| September 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Business Briefs Sept 2012

‹Felicia Hayes, a social studies teacher at Cypress Creek High School, has been named the Texas Council for the Social Studies Outstanding High School Teacher for 2012. Each year, the TCSS Outstanding Teacher Awards honor one elementary, middle and high school teacher for outstanding teaching contribution to the advancement of social studies education within the […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs August 2012

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

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate announced that Gary Greene, REALTORS has joined its growing franchise network. Owned by Mark Woodroof and Marilyn Eiland, the former Prudential Real Estate Services affiliate will now operate as Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene. Through the years, the brokerage has grown to encompass 20 offices and […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs July 2012

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

Shilpa Vaidya, M.D. joins Northwest Diagnostic Clinic from Sadler Clinic in The Woodlands. She received her Doctor of Medicine from Kasturba Medical College Manipal in India and is board certified in Internal Medicine. Dr. Vaidya has been in practice since 2001 and is a member of the American College of Physicians. _________________________________________________________________________________ The Methodist Willowbrook […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs June 2012

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

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD was named the large district winner during the H-E-B Excellence in Education Awards ceremony honoring outstanding public schools in Houston. Recognized for outstanding commitment to student achievement, parental and community involvement and professional development opportunities for teachers and administrators, CFISD was chosen for the award among five large district finalists, earning a $100,000 […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs May 2012

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

Rick Cobia, the former athletic director and head coach at Taylor High School in Taylor, Texas, was named the new campus athletic coordinator and head coach at Cypress Springs High School. Cobia replaces Roland Gonzalez, who accepted the head coach position at Victoria East High School in January. Cobia served as the athletic director and […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs April 2012

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

‹Benefit Home Sale in Bridgeland helps charity. The recent sale of a GHBA Benefit Home in Bridgeland pushed the proceeds raised by the charity over the $7 million mark. “Reaching more than $7 million in funds raised for local charities in a year of economic challenges is a true reflection of the generous nature of […]

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Cy-Fair Business Briefs March 2012

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

‹Cypress Lakes High School teachers Shelby Touchy and Andy White, Cypress Springs High School teacher Katherine Cantu, and Aragon Middle School’s Ross Floodwill travel to Saudi Arabia during spring break for an all-expenses-paid trip sponsored by the World Affairs Council of Houston and Aramco Services. Ninety candidates applied for the trip, while only 10 Houston-area […]

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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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