1001 Avenida de las Americas, Houston, TX 77010
Partners since 1988
Services Provided: (1) Voice services through the ownership and operation of a large-scale PBX, (2) Data and Internet services through the ownership and operation of a large-scale data network, (3) WiFi services throughout the facility, and (4) utility services, including the electricity and plumbing utilized by event exhibitors.
The George R. Brown Convention was built to resemble a ship in honor of the Brown Shipping Company’s contribution in WWII and for it’s generous land donation the convention center is built on.
The “front yard” of the GRB is Discovery Green, a 12 acre public park that opened in 2008. Discovery Green hosts numerous events including concerts and private functions. It has two restaurants on property with a 630 car underground parking garage servicing the GRB.