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Stop! Think Before You Click

Stop! Think Before You Click

By Masood Ahmed With the internet ruling at the fingertips of every individual and organization, the activities and transactions have become more prone to cyber-attacks. Every individual must become familiar with a variety of today’s common cyberthreats, by learning how to spot a cyberattack, an individual can make smarter security decisions and prevent attacks. Cyber […]

Margaritaville Lake Resort Honors the Cultural Traditions of South Asian Weddings

Margaritaville Lake Resort Honors the Cultural Traditions of South Asian Weddings

HOUSTON: Located about an hour north of the Houston area, a lush, tropical oasis on a secluded lakefront awaits – Margaritaville Lake Resort, Lake Conroe | Houston. A destination in itself, the resort offers the perfect setting to carry out the time-honored traditions of South Asian weddings. “Our wide array of venues, amenities, and activities […]

Attend the Largest Franchise Expo: Nov. 12-13

Attend the Largest Franchise Expo: Nov. 12-13

CONROE, TX: The Franchise Expo to be held November 12 and 13 at the Lone Star Convention Center in Conroe offers an excellent opportunity for business hopefuls to learn the intricacies of the franchise world. It is a chance to learn about the latest and greatest franchise business models. The Expo will offer completely free […]

For Business Hopefuls, Guidance Available at Franchise Expo

For Business Hopefuls, Guidance Available at Franchise Expo

CONROE, TX: The Franchise Expo to be held November 12 and 13 at the Lone Star Convention Center in Conroe offers an excellent opportunity for business hopefuls to learn the intricacies of the franchise world. It is a chance to learn about the latest and greatest franchise business models. The Expo will offer completely free […]

Town Center becomes a Village Square Full of Garba Revelers

Town Center becomes a Village Square Full of Garba Revelers

By Jawahar Malhotra SUGAR LAND: Over the past decade, the South Asian community has grown so much in the Greater Houston area and is so spread out that there are dense pockets of desis scattered all across the region. But none rival the community that lives in Ft Bend county, and especially in Sugar Land. […]

IACCGH Receives Praise for Strengthening US-India Partnership

IACCGH Receives Praise for Strengthening US-India Partnership

By Seema Hakhu Kachru HOUSTON: India is America’s ninth largest trading partner and holds a stock of almost $13 billion in foreign direct investment in the US, creating more than 70,000 jobs, a leading Indian-American international trade policy expert has said. Speaking at the annual Indo-American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Houston (IACCGH) on Saturday, […]

Capacity Turnout for ASIE’s Annual 2022 Scholarship Fundraiser

Capacity Turnout for ASIE’s Annual 2022 Scholarship Fundraiser

HOUSTON: The American Society of Indian Engineers and Architects hosted its Scholarship Fundraiser event in-person on Thursday, September 22 at the Hyatt Regency West Houston. With support from the event sponsor, corporate sponsors and attendees the ASIE’s is continuing its tradition of the Annual Scholarship program, started in 1998. This year’s fundraiser helped raise funds […]

Ramesh Cherivirala: Forbes Top Financial Security Professional

Ramesh Cherivirala: Forbes Top Financial Security Professional

SUGAR LAND: Ramesh Cherivirala from the Houston office of New York Life has been listed on the 2022 Forbes Top Financial Security Professionals Best-in-State list. The individuals named to this list of distinguished professionals were chosen based on many criteria considered by an independent research firm. A New York Life agent for 20 years, Dr. […]

Amir Dodhiya on Forbes 2022 List of Top Financial Security Professionals

Amir Dodhiya on Forbes 2022 List of Top Financial Security Professionals

HOUSTON: Amiralli (Amir) Dodhiya from the Houston General Office of New York Life has been listed on the 2022 Forbes Top Financial Security Professionals Best-in-State list. The individuals named to this list of distinguished professionals were chosen based on many criteria considered by an independent research firm. A New York Life agent for 14 years, […]

Financial Education: A Primer

Financial Education: A Primer

By Ash Malhotra PART 1: In this first article, I want to set out a foundation for Financial Education.  I am very passionate about educating people – adults & kids – about personal finance and filling in the “gaps” in their financial education. While I would never claim to know everything in this field, I […]

Houston Business Journal Honors IACCGH Executive Director Jagdip Ahluwalia

Houston Business Journal Honors IACCGH Executive Director Jagdip Ahluwalia

Jagdip Ahluwalia Founding Secretary of the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Houston was one of three Indo-Americans honored by the Houston Business Journal at their Annual Diversity Awards at the Marriott Marque in Houston on June 23, 2022. Jagdip currently serves as Executive Director of IACCGH which he helped co found in 1999. The […]

Southwestern National Bank 17th Annual Scholarship Awards

Southwestern National Bank 17th Annual Scholarship Awards

HOUSTON: Southwestern National Bank has selected its 2022 Southwestern National Bank Scholars.  For the 17th consecutive year, five outstanding area high school seniors will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship and two outstanding area high school seniors will be awarded $ 500 to support their respective college education.  Each scholar was selected based on their academic […]

One World Bank Celebrates Milestone Achievements

One World Bank Celebrates Milestone Achievements

By Jawahar Malhotra HOUSTON: Over a hundred people attended a luncheon reception held by One World Bank at its branch location in Chinatown this past Wednesday, June 15 to celebrate an important milestone in the bank’s history. The bank has been ranked 19th in the nation and 3rd in Texas out of 4015 community banks with […]

Namak Mirch Opening: Dhamaal with Masala

Namak Mirch Opening: Dhamaal with Masala

FULSHEAR: The sleepy neighborhoods of FULSHEAR were suddenly awoken to thumping Bollywood music and confetti in the air as Namak Mirch Grocers celebrated their Grand Opening with Masala Radio on Sunday May 15th from 10am to 1pm.   Mayor of Fulshear Aron Groff was thrilled to do the ribbon cutting honors.   By 9am there was a big […]

TJ Sinha Leads Dartex Industries at 2022 OTC

TJ Sinha Leads Dartex Industries at 2022 OTC

By Jawahar Malhotra HOUSTON: After a two-year hiatus due to the Coronavirus, exhibitors and participants from across the world are once again gearing up for the 2022 Offshore Technology Conference, warily confident of a resurgence in the oil and gas industry. The four-day event will be held again at from Monday, May 2 through May […]

New FedEx Chief Executive is Raj Subramaniam

New FedEx Chief Executive is Raj Subramaniam

NEW YORK: Subramaniam, 54, joined FedEx in 1991 and was elected to the FedEx Board of Directors in 2020. He will maintain his seat on the Board, according to the company. Subramaniam served FedEx Corp as its president and Chief Operating Officer before being named as the CEO-elect this month. He has held various other […]

YLDP Students Learn about Defining Strategic Leadership

YLDP Students Learn about Defining Strategic Leadership

By Prisha Menon HOUSTON: When we think about the process of growing a plant, we gravitate immediately towards the factors that are necessary to help the plant prosper in its selective environment. Though certain areas can only provide specific resources, through natural selection, only a few are able to survive. Like these plants, we humans […]

Wadhwanis Endow Lone Star College Scholarship

Wadhwanis Endow Lone Star College Scholarship

CYPRESS: After nearly two decades of support for the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) program at Lone Star College-CyFair, Ishu and Ashok Wadhwani will now provide a financial helping hand with an endowment scholarship. The Wadhwanis, who owned two successful companies specializing in geospatial systems integration and data management services for more than 35 years, said LSC-CyFair’s GIS associate degree program has become […]

Sanjay Ram to Chair Houston METRO

Sanjay Ram to Chair Houston METRO

HOUSTON: Mayor Sylvester Turner has nominated a well-respected engineer, long-time community leader, and current METRO board member to serve as the next Chair of the public transit agency. Sanjay “Ram” Ramabhadran has served on the METRO Board of Directors since May 2015 and is the current Chair of the Capital & Strategic Planning Committee and a […]

Atul Vir in Dealerscope 2022 Hall of Fame

Atul Vir in Dealerscope 2022 Hall of Fame

LAS VEGAS: The Dealerscope 2022 Hall of Fame honors five leaders who have consistently excelled throughout their illustrious careers in the appliance, consumer technology, and retail sectors. Among the winners is Atul Vir, Founder and President Equator Advanced Appliances, based in Houston. Atul Vir isn’t just an executive; he’s also a founder, inventor, and author. […]

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