Commentary: Under Castro, new levels of public incentives and infrastructure investment spurred private sector developers eager to meet growing market demand for urban life and work.
Here’s a look at the people, things, and ideas that have come and gone during 2019.
In designing the Frost Tower, the project’s design team turned to some of the most iconic period buildings in the city, including the Tower Life building.
The City awarded Geekdom a $250,000 grant on Thursday to build out a new division of its startup incubator aimed at creating solutions to civic challenges.
Lorenzo Gomez’s new book chronicles his three years at Tafolla Middle School in West San Antonio through stories from that time and letters he wrote to his 12-year-old self.
“Because I have built a world-class team that is filled with talents and skills of such versatility, I am ready to step away,” stated Geekdom’s departing CEO David Garcia.
San Antonio has made progress in its aim to become a tech city, but work remains to be done, industry leaders said Tuesday at downtown startup hub Geekdom.
International coworking company WeWork says it wants to find “the right opportunity” in San Antonio, “but nothing has been signed as of yet.”
It all started with Geekdom in 2011, which is why members, alumni, and newcomers gathered Friday evening to celebrate the co-working space and small business incubator’s seventh birthday.
A six-week program, known as The District, will begin at Geekdom this February. The trade school will aim to provide aspiring startup founders and innovators an education in entrepreneurship.