Claire Poole

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Merge Ahead

Jul 31, 2000 By Claire Poole

In the fifties and sixties James Ling built LTV into one of the country's powerhouse companies. But after three decades out of the spotlight, what's his plan today?

Racks to Riches

Jan 1, 2000 By Claire Poole

Can Houston's SuperStand become the Barnes & Noble of magazines: an upscale national chain of superstores catering to affluent, educated consumers? Read all about it.

Tortilla Flat

Dec 1, 1997 By Claire Poole

A year after she was forced to file for bankruptcy, Houston’s Ninfa Laurenzo is cooking up a way to save her popular restaurant chain.