Houston Technology Center Names Three New Client Companies
HOUSTON, TX (November 17, 2003) – The Houston Technology Center (HTC), a business accelerator that assists in the rapid commercialization of Houston-based emerging technology companies, announces its newest Client Companies: First Genesis, Inc., Seafoam and Spur Digital, Inc. (www.houstontech.org)
HTC offers Client Companies in-depth business guidance, including setting operational goals, advising and consulting on strategic business matters and serving as coach for the entrepreneur. HTC also facilitate access to professional services and introductions to potential corporate partners and mentors.
First Genesis is an emerging leader in Enterprise systems security. First Genesis meets the security and integration needs of enterprises by delivering content and network security software and application solutions directed to enterprises, vendors and service providers worldwide. (www.firstgenesis.com)
Seafoam manufactures modified polyurethane that is applied as a sprayed liquid and is capable of encapsulating 95 percent of spill pollutants within five minutes of application on land or sea. Seafoam can also be used proactively to protect beaches, piers, jetties and vessels when spills are expected to spread. (www.seafoaminc.com)
Spur Digital provides online marketing solutions to help clients better utilize technology to grow their business. Spur Digital provides strategies and technology-based solutions, including email marketing, search engine marketing, Web analytics and visitor profiling. (www.spurdigital.com)
“By providing our expertise, guidance and networks to these well positioned companies, we hope to help them grow quickly and become visible successes for Houston,” said Paul Frison, HTC President and CEO.
HTC Client Companies benefit from HTC’s Service Provider Network, which includes legal advisors, accountants, marketing professionals, consultants and others. Eligible HTC Client Companies also may reside within the 26,000-square-foot Houston Technology Center.
About Houston Technology Center Houston Technology Center (HTC) is a business accelerator that assists Houston-based emerging technology companies within several key sectors: Energy, Information Technology, Life Sciences, Nanotechnology and NASA-originated technologies. A non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation, HTC was established to enhance greater Houston’s position as a leading technology city.