Texas Monthly Magazine Features: The Port of Corpus Christi’s Boom
Sep 20, 2017
Texas Monthly magazine featured Port Corpus Christi with the article, “Oil and Water” in the September 2017 edition. Now available online as, “The Port of Corpus Christi’s Boom,” R.G. Ratcliffe’s Texas Monthly feature focuses on $50 billion in industrial investment from domestic and international companies in the region, and the ripple effects on the region’s burgeoning economy.
The story behind Port Corpus Christi’s rise as leading energy hub, and exponential regional job growth are told through the perspective of Port Corpus Christi Executive Director, John LaRue; President of the Corpus Christi Regional Economic Development Corporation, Ian Vasey; and Aransas-Corpus Christi Pilot’s Presiding Officer, Captain Jay Rivera.