Brookstone, L. P. Celebrates 50 Years
Founded in 1963, Brookstone, L. P., construction managers and general contractors, celebrated the company’s 50th anniversary in January. Event displays included a timeline of the company’s history and a "Charity Bowl," asking each guest to pick a favorite charity. The DePelchin Children's Center received the most votes and Brookstone is sending a donation in all of the guests’ names.
In the 1970s, Brookstone established a solid reputation building churches, schools and community buildings. They expanded into commercial, healthcare, industrial and aviation and facilities in the 1980s. The firm garnered a First Place/Building Division award in the national 2010 Associated General Contractors Construction Safety Excellence program. In 2011 and 2012, The Houston Chronicle named Brookstone a Top 100 Workplace and the Houston Business Journal recognized the company as a Best Place to Work.