Privately Funded Sidewalk Repair, Replace & Installation Program – Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Privately Funded Sidewalk Repair, Replace and Installation Program Makes Walkable Sidewalks A Reality HOUSTON, TX. (April 17, 2015) – City of Houston residents can now make sidewalk repair easier and faster, thanks to a new program through the Department of Public Works and Engineering (PWE). The program is called the Privately Funded SidewalkContinue reading “Privately Funded Sidewalk Repair, Replace & Installation Program – Press Release”

Social Media Proposal for Public Works & Engineering

One of the fist project I was assigned when I was began at the City of Houston’s Department of Public Works and Engineering was to craft a social media proposal and to then go before the Director of Public Works, as well as all his Deputy Director’s and present a case (to a group of engineers) forContinue reading “Social Media Proposal for Public Works & Engineering”

ReBuild Houston Fact Sheet & FAQs

  I composed the below Fact Sheet and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) which were used to develop several webpages,  for the ReBuild Houston website (https://www.rebuildhouston.org/summary-facts and https://www.rebuildhouston.org/frequently-asked-questions). Additionally, the Fact Sheet and FAQs provided content for our social media sites. FACT SHEET ReBuild Houston is a direct result of City of Houston voters approving PropositionContinue reading “ReBuild Houston Fact Sheet & FAQs”

AFA & Aurora Picture Show Partner – Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE American Festival for the Arts & Aurora Picture Show Partner to Make Beautiful (Film) Music Together HOUSTON, TX (May 1, 2013) – American Festival for the Arts (AFA) is proud to announce an exciting new partnership with Aurora Picture Show. This collaboration brings high school age composers and filmmakers together to learnContinue reading “AFA & Aurora Picture Show Partner – Press Release”

WACK Fundraising Campaign – Press Release

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE American Festival for the Arts Wants You To Get WACKed! HOUSTON, TX (November 26, 2012) – American Festival for the Arts (AFA), Houston’s finest provider of music education programs for young people, announces a new grassroots initiative called Washington Avenue Cares about Kids (WACK). WACK gives the Washington Avenue business district aContinue reading “WACK Fundraising Campaign – Press Release”

Piano Smackdown – Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PIANO SMACKDOWN 2012 HOUSTON, TX (October 3, 2012) – The first ever Piano Smackdown, hosted by the American Festival for the Arts (AFA), will be held at Ovations Night Club at 2536-B Times Blvd., Houston, TX 77005 on Thursday, November 8, 2012, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The AFA Piano Smackdown is an eveningContinue reading “Piano Smackdown – Press Release”

Music World Gives Back: An Interview with Mathew Knowles

Communities throughout Texas are finding that people want to “give back.” More and more, Houstonian’s are becoming involved in humanitarian projects and volunteerism. That same generosity holds true for Midtown entrepreneur and Music World Entertainment CEO Mathew Knowles. Music World Entertainment, widely known for Houston sweetheart Beyoncé Knowles (or for the Jay Z fans… Mrs.Continue reading “Music World Gives Back: An Interview with Mathew Knowles”

Let’s Talk Poetry

Skol Casbar & Grille is one of Houston’s best-kept secrets with a variety of events happening almost any day of the week. Skol offers everything from live music to private parties to hot DJs to beat battles and of course, spoken work. Each and every Thursday evening, Skol transforms itself into “Mash the Mic.” It’sContinue reading “Let’s Talk Poetry”

Arting Around…

Artists and art fanatics, the season is once again upon us! You’ve guessed it… the 4th Annual Midtown Art in the Park 2010 is quickly approaching. The wildly successful and ever growing celebration of fine art will again be located among the towering oak trees of Midtown’s own Elizabeth Baldwin Park. Mark your calendars forContinue reading “Arting Around…”