Tracking the Ins and Outs of Waco Business
Real estate developer and urban planner Chris McGowan shares insightful commentary on downtown Waco's past, present, and future.
Sara Martin of Gather looks back on Waco's creative culture a decade ago and traces its evolution to current day.
Lane Murphy shares his heart for historic preservation and discusses restoration efforts for the historic St. James Methodist Church building.
Clothier Andie Day illustrates the process of creating fine linen garments and gushes about why she loves the customer base in Waco.
Real estate developer Marshall Stewman talks about translating concepts that work in other cities for the tastes of Wacoans.
Austin Meek, host of "Downtown Depot," shares six things he's learned since launching WacoBusinessNews.com one year ago.
Blair Brooks of Chic-Fil-A Baylor unveils the secrets of service and traces moments in her past, including a childhood battle with cancer, that molded her into the leader she is today.
Waco City Councilman John Kinnaird talks about the rising tide of Waco's popularity and how his decision-making framework has evolved during his years of public service.
Austin Meek dissects the news of Nancy Grayson's latest development in East Waco: a food market on Elm Avenue.
A sustainable agriculture project from Mission Waco and Green Mountain Energy aims to educate and nourish North Waco and beyond.
Summer Shine of Luna Juice Bar discusses how she takes hard parts of her past and points them in a healthy direction.
Bonus content: Jimmy Dorrell of Mission Waco discusses gentrification in urban neighbhorhoods and how it can be done justly.
Jimmy Dorrell of Mission Waco shares stories about how giving dignity to people, not matter their place on the socio-economic spectrum, can bring about transformative change.
Ellen Mote of EM Jewelry+Design chronicles her journey from Lubbock to Portland to Waco, a place where she has found a niche as one of the city's top metalsmiths.
Youngdae Moon of Club Sandwich shares stories of his Korean heritage and traces the evolution of ethnic culture and cuisine in downtown Waco.
Waco's first Indian restaurant debuts today on Austin Avenue, and a Vietnamese option opens next month one street over.
Fiona Bond of Creative Waco demonstrates how even the least artistic among us possess a deep reservoir of creativity and notes Waco's ascendance as a cultural hub.
Austin Meek examines the two groups that submitted proposals for the redevelopment of Heritage Square in downtown Waco.
Brett Mills of Jesus Said Love pulls back the curtain of the commercial sex industry and shares his tips for connecting people with different perspectives.
Taina Maya of KWTX News 10 This Morning discusses the importance of listening to every angle, fighting fake news, and supporting local businesses.
J.B. Smith of The Waco Tribune-Herald talks about how his job covering downtown has changed over the past two decades.
A reality TV winner teams with Baylor buddies to bring "escape rooms" to downtown Waco.
Alexandra Benton of ACSI Environmental Consultants talks about working in a male-dominated industry and letting her production speak for itself.
A local couple launches canoe, kayak, and paddleboard rentals downtown looking to activate Waco's river.
Reality TV star Clint Harp, of Fixer Upper and Wood Work, dives deep into the history and heart behind his carpentry company, Harp Design Co.
Wendy Gragg of DowntownWacoTX.com talks about upcoming events, early 2000s development, and her favorite thing about downtown.
Aaron Zimmerman of St. Alban's Episcopal discusses his favorite places in Waco, community building initiatives he has started, and the funny looks he gets while drinking in his clerical collar.
Dana Miller, The Village Herbalist, talks about her journey in holistic medicine and how her passion is helping East Waco stay healthy.
Multifaceted art show premieres in downtown Waco.
Waco City Council member Dillon Meek talks about balancing work and civic duties in the midst of the city's renaissance.