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Inspiring Stories from Katy

The heart of our mission at VoyageHouston is to find the amazing souls that breathe life into our city. In the recent weeks we’ve had the privilege to connect with some of the Houston’s finest artists, creatives, entrepreneurs and rabble rousers and we can’t begin to express how impressed we are with our city’s incredibly deep talent pool. Check out rising stars from Katy and surrounding areas below.

Steven Tucker

Well, early in life I developed a fascination with words. I think my fascination grew as I discovered that some ideas can be expressed by many different words but the degree to which they describe the idea varies. So, I found it interesting that I could describe the weather as being hot and humid, like Houston summers, or I can say it’s muggy, or sultry. Read more>>

Kelli Hampton

I was a stay at home and couldn’t find employment that allowed me the flexibility I needed. I knew a company that sold cars and offered to prepare their auto title transfer paperwork. Then, I started going to mechanic shops and meeting individual clients in gas station parking lots. Read more>>

Hunter Hamilton

So I am a Coffee Roaster that has a 20 year goal of owning a Coffee House. I set my goal right as I graduated college and got married about 17 years ago! So I have about 3 years to obtain goal of a brick and mortar coffee house!!! Read more>>

Jayne Do

I was 14 years old when I entered the fashion styling industry. In high school, I owned a very lucrative company, styled many Houston fashion shows and began introducing editorial fashion styling to the Houston market. Read more>>

Erin Weaver

I was introduced to photography way back in jr. high yearbook class and continued all through high school. This was all before digital was as popular as it is today so I am very thankful to have learned photography in a “real” darkroom first. Read more>>

Moncy Hawkins

I worked in Accounting for 20yrs in Oil & Gas, Consulting, Engineering and Big 4 Industries. 3 years ago, I decided to resign because I just didn’t find value in what I was doing anymore. Sitting behind a computer, staring at spreadsheets all day without much interaction with the world started to bore and frustrate me and I knew that I wasn’t walking in my purpose. Read more>>

Bianka Wells

Hi, I am Bianka. Owner and creative behind W Events Houston A boutique Event Planning & Custom Gift Designer based in Katy, TX. Born in the Dominican Republic, raced in Caracas, Venezuela, but consider myself a Houstonian. Read more>>

Leo Sosa

What’s up, Houston! Leo here or better known as _LEOSA to the photography community. Photography for me was always a part of my life from my parents taking my sisters and i on trips to skateboarding with friends as i grew up. It wasn’t until mid 2014 that my interest in taking photos really started. Read more>>

Rae Dolan

Well, that’s definitely a simple question with a complicated answer. I was born and raised in New Jersey, am a graduate of the foster care system, and hold nothing but a GED from a standard educational standpoint. I moved to Florida with family after leaving foster care, married young, and had my first child when I was 20. Read more>>

William (Bill) Paske

We got started at a backyard barbecue party when a neurologist asked if it was possible to objectively measure the symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). This was an interesting question… and after thinking about it for about a month, I collected a couple of friends and we discussed how to build an instrument capable of detecting the symptoms of CTS. Read more>>

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