SUV and truck sales keep Gulf States Toyota on top of Chron 100 list
Hurricane Harvey may have damaged Gulf States Toyota’s headquarters, but the storm failed to make a dent in the independent Toyota distributor’s financial success.
For the seventh year in a row, Gulf States Toyota is the top private company in Houston, reporting $8.9 billion in revenue in 2017.
The vehicle distributor serves 158 dealer locations in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas. It has 2,100 employees companywide, including 1,900 in Houston.
Hawaii's Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows joins Auberge Resorts Collection
Jun 05, 2018
Auberge Resorts Collection today welcomes Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows, the famed resort on the Big Island of Hawaii, to its portfolio of award-winning luxury resorts, residences and clubs. Under the direction of a world-class development team, Mauna…
Friedkin Conservation Fund, Pursuit Aviation project featured in National Geographic's Short Film Showcase
May 24, 2018
In 2017 Pursuit Aviation took to the skies over Tanzania to record one of the most exciting conservation developments in recent memory.
In a joint operation among…
Missing World War II B-24 bomber discovered by Project Recover
May 22, 2018
May 22, 2018 – A B-24 D-1 bomber associated with 11 American servicemen missing in action from World War II was recently found and documented in Hansa Bay off Papua New Guinea by Project Recover—a collaborative team of marine scientists, archaeologists and volunteers who have combined efforts to locate aircraft associated with MIAs from WWII.
The crew of “Heaven Can Wait” was part of the 320th squadron of the “Jolly Rogers” 90th Bombardment Group and was on a mission to…
Chileno Bay Resort & Residences recognized with Condé Nast Traveler’s 2018 Hot List Award
May 11, 2018
Chileno Bay Resort & Residences, Auberge Resorts Collection’s contemporary oceanfront escape in Los Cabos, has been recognized as one of the hottest hotel openings of the last year. Condé Nast Traveler announced the winners of its 2018 Hot List, praising Chileno Bay Resort for effortlessly hitting the right balance between sophisticated chic and barefoot fun.…