When All Hope was Seemingly Lost...Gloria Sanderson of Pioneer Bank Showed Up for Arthur J. Smith Sr. and His Family with a $15,000.00 dollar Check

Arthur Smith Sr., his wife Darlene Koffey Smith, son Arthur Smith III, also known as “Yung Giant”, Gloria Sanderson, SVP, CRA/Fair Lending Officer for Pioneer Bank are the featured individuals on the cover of “VERSION 1” of Houston Business Connections Magazine’s “2017 Year-End Review” edition. Houston Texans football player J.J. Watt is also featured on the cover of this version. Inside this edition, J.J. Watt shares how he plans to distribute the millions of dollars the J.J. Watt Foundation received in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Beyoncé, Mattress Mack, Jim Crane, State Senator Borris L. Miles, State Rep. Shawn Thierry, Dr. Letitia Plummer, Judge Loyd Wright, Judge Christine Riddle Butts, Judge John Schmude, Judge Renee Magee, Attorney Sandra Peake, and Attorney Melanie Wilcox Flowers are just a few of the other distinguished individuals featured inside this edition. Houston Business Connections Magazine© is published by Aubrey R. Taylor Communications. All Rights Reserved. Cover photo by: Kennedy Hall, Phillis Wheatley High School Journalism Department/Photographer


Gladys Knight is coming to Houston on Friday, January 19, 2018, for the Diamond Dreams Gala at Minute Maid Park

Held on the field at Minute Maid Park, the Diamond Dreams Gala features seven-time Grammy winner, Ms. Gladys Knight -The Empress of Soul, as well as Astros players and legends. The event benefits the Astros Foundation and New Hope Housing, an organization combatting homelessness by providing housing and support services for those in need. In case you don’t know, The Astros Foundation supports local 501(c)3 nonprofits and their causes through fundraising events. They support organizations whose efforts benefit Youth Baseball/Softball, Education/Literacy, Childhood Cancer, Military and Quality of Life.

Monday, July 29, 2013

Multi-Millionaire Businessman, Award Winning Author Edwin Haynes signs on as "Title Sponsor" of the "2013 Leadership Series"

THE TITLE SPONSOR OF OUR "2013 LEADERSHIP SERIES" -- Edwin Haynes our "TITLE SPONSOR" is pictured here with his wife Andrea. As a motivational speaker, successful entrepreneur, award winning author, and "TITLE SPONSOR" of our "2013 Leadership Series" Edwin Haynes continues to dominate his industry as a multi-million dollar earner while empowering individuals worldwide to advance on both personal and professional levels. As a Trainer and International Business Consultant, he continues to make an indelible impression on those who he encounters daily. In an effort to satisfy an overwhelming demand for his knowledge and plan for success, Haynes has penned the first installment of a series of motivational publications entitled: "You Have Permission to Succeed". Edwin Haynes is also looking to coach and mentor 10 new individuals in his current business venture. If you are serious about the secrets of a millionaire; creating real wealth for yourself and your family; and would like to know how Mr. Haynes can help you achieve financial freedom click here to connect with this successful entrepreneur!


Multi-Millionaire Businessman Edwin Haynes Signs on as "Title Sponsor" of the “2013 Leadership Series” 

The “2013 Leadership Series” is published as a series of special editions by Aubrey R. Taylor Communications, publisher of Your Thought Matters Newspaper. The purpose of this (Six-Part) series is to inspire individuals to actively participate in the process of electing leaders. The mission of this (Six-Part) series is to encourage individuals to pursue their personal and professional dreams and ambitions. And as a motivational speaker, successful entrepreneur, award winning author, and "TITLE SPONSOR" of our "2013 Leadership Series" Edwin Haynes is one of the people helping to make it possible for us to inspire, encourage, inform and empower the readers of Your Thought Matters Newspaper. Aubrey R. Taylor Communications, the publisher of Your Thought Matters Newspaper would like to publicly thank Edwin Haynes and all our other supporters for finding value in this endeavor!


A successful entrepreneur, international business consultant, motivational speaker, best selling author, and multi-millionaire, Edwin Haynes, has experienced the highs and lows of success. After a successful 13 year career as an Entertainment Executive, Haynes experienced a devastating setback that crippled him personally, professionally and financially. He hit rock bottom, Edwin fell from millionaire status into foreclosure, bankruptcy and repossession. When everything seemed to be crashing down around him including emotional and physical health, ironically, at his worst moment, Haynes would not let his circumstances consume him. He knew that he innately possessed the mindset of a millionaire and tools that would lead him to his true purpose.

Although Edwin’s journey on the road to success was paved with obstacles that would normally sideline the average person, Haynes prepared for change and climbed his way back up the ladder by utilizing the “nine mile markers to success” outlined in his current book, You Have Permission to Succeed.”

Blessed with the gift of captivating audiences with his seemingly effortless down to earth and honest style, Edwin Haynes positively changes the lives of thousands daily through powerful messages of faith, encouragement and empowerment. Today, he continues to dominate his industry while empowering individuals worldwide to advance on both personal and professional levels.