Houston! It's the fourth largest city in the US and home to over 2.16 million people. It's a multicultural, cosmopolitan city abound with great restaurants, a bustling nightlife, major sports teams, a world renowned medical center and a fabulous sense of culture with museums, entertainment events, historical areas and more! Situated 45 minutes from the Gulf Coast, Houston has a nearby beach, Galveston, and enjoys the many advantages of being one of the nation's port cities.
According to a 2012 Rice University study, Greater Houston is now the most ethnically diverse metro region in America. In Houston, over 90 languages are spoken and it has among the youngest populations in the country. In fact, Houston consistently ranks highly for attracting Millennial talent - that's Gen Y - those who are between 20-35 years of age.
Millennials are drawn to Houston not only because it holds the No. 1 spot of Forbes' Coolest Cities list, but Houstonians enjoy a lot of bang for your buck when it comes to the standard of living. Reasonable rent, strong income levels, a growing economy and lots to do make our urban and chic city a top destination for talent. Come experience southern hospitality at its finest!
- Allan Dulany, Audit Partner, Moved from the Philippines
- Hazel Jin, Experienced Staff, Moved from Boston
- Ian McGinley, Audit Senior, Moved from Pittsburgh
- Debi Whitley, Human Resouces Manager, Moved from Orlando
- Raven Fournier, Public Relations Coordinator, Moved from Louisiana
Success and the City, Wall Street Journal, July 14, 2014
Houston Ratings and Rankings, Greater Houston Partnership
Houston Ranked a Top-25 City for Millenials, Houston Business Journal, April 18, 2014
Houston's Midtown Amoung Best Places in Country for Millenials, Houston Chronicle, April 16, 2014
The Best Cities for Jobs 2014, Forbes, April 28, 2014
Houston Tops Our List of America's Coolest Cities, Forbes, July 26, 2012