Thanks to Rice Management Company, which manages the Rice University endowment, Houston’s 270,000-square foot historic Sears building on Main Street is now being renovated into The Ion. “The structure is being designed to support businesses at all stages of the innovation lifecycle and provide resources for Houstonians seeking to participate in the innovation of the economy.” – Doug Miller, Director of news and media relations in Rice University’s Office of Public Affairs.
Stemmons Central will be imperative for the management and maintenance of The Ion’s entire operation by providing structure, strategy and an interface used by everyone.
Local Bounti is a Portfolio Company out of Montana and will be the first of Brightmark Partners company's to use Stemmons Enterprise. Local Bounti will build facilities for hydroponic vegetable farms and distribute to various organizations across the nation. Using Stemmons will ensure the continuous fast-growth pace by providing structure and efficiency as the core principles of this start-up organization.
Stemmons Enterprise is proud to announce our newest user, Brightmark Partners. Brightmark Partners is a growth equity and management firm providing capital, resources, industry expertise and a lasting partnership to growing businesses. They focus on development by analyzing a company’s strategy and market to ultimately help their partners execute on a comprehensive plan. They provide resources from internal and external experts along with insight to industry techniques and methodologies. What sets Brightmark Partner’s apart from competition is their desire to not only facilitate lasting achievement for a company, but to build valuable relationships through their desire to become lifelong partners.