Making News

Business of the Year finalists announced; to be honored at Book of Lists gala (San Antonio Business Journal)

Brooks is one of the ten local organizations that have been named finalists for the San Antonio Business Journal's 2018 Business of the Year. Read more here: Business of the Year finalists announced;…


Two Baptist Health System hospitals getting new CEOs (San Antonio Business Journal)

An executive retirement prompted Baptist Health System to make CEO changes at two San Antonio hospitals, including Mission Trail Baptist Hospital. Read more here: Two Baptist Health System hospitals…


Historic landmark thriving after multi-million dollar renovation (KSAT 12)

SAN ANTONIO - After getting a $2.8 million face-lift that took about one and a half years to complete, Hangar 9 at Brooks has reopened and is serving as a venue for weddings, corporate and political…


Brooks CEO: How OKIN win, Stinson Airport can spur more deals (San Antonio Business Journal)

Brooks President and CEO Leo Gomez said there is a "very healthy pipeline of prospects" for the former military base.CARLOS JAVIER SANCHEZ | SABJ The recent decision by the Czech Republic’s OKIN…


On a Medical Mission: New Osteopathic Medical School Changes How Medicine is Taught While Helping San Antonio’s Poorest Communities (Texas Medical Association)

For Ali Sawani, attending the University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) School of Osteopathic Medicine was a leap of faith. “At first this school wasn’t high on my list,” the second-year student from…


Behind the Deal: How SA landed Czech company's US headquarters (San Antonio Business Journal)

  San Antonio Economic Development Foundation President and CEO Jenna Herrera-Saucedo said the chase to land new companies is more competitive than ever.CARLOS JAVIER SANCHEZ | SABJ While…


Czech firm to set up U.S. headquarters in San Antonio, creating nearly 1,500 new jobs (Dallas Morning News)

A European company will relocate its U.S. headquarters to San Antonio, creating nearly 1,500 new jobs in a mixed-use development at the site of a former Air Force base. Okin Business Process…


San Antonio getting 1,400 jobs, U.S. headquarters for European company (MySA)

Okin, based in the Czech Republic, plans to invest about $23 million in the headquarters and renovate two existing buildings at Brooks. Brooks City Base is shown in this 2005 aerial photo. Okin BPS,…


Global company bringing 1,400 jobs to San Antonio (KENS5)

A global business processing company is bringing over 1,000 jobs to San Antonio. SAN ANTONIO — OKIN Business Process Services announced it's moving its U.S headquarters to San Antonio. The $23…