tiCo hannan, a 33-year-old I T
entrepreneur and net working
consultant from an Irish-Mexican
mining family, is working to
rehabilitate property in the Third
Ward. One source of inspiration:
the Menil Collection art museum.
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We asked 10 creative Houstonians to tell us where they seek ideas and boosts of inspiration in their hometown.
ashley and Ryan small, 25 and 27, respectively, met at Texas Southern University and now own a branding consultancy. They brainstorm on Discovery Green (they were photographed at the site where Ryan proposed) and at Hermann Park, below left. Vintage fan Ashley finds other kinds of inspiration at the Montrose store Fashion Plate, left. Ryan prefers light-rail trips, below right, to hit happy hours at downtown bars. may 2011 fastcompany.com 97