Austin Business Journal : Texas 100: Influential professionals to watch in 2022

The Texas 100 is a list of impactful Texans who will likely play crucial roles in the economy during the coming year.

It’s not an exhaustive list — many powerful billionaires, business mavens and regulators didn’t make the cut. In fact, there are likely several names that will be new to you. We actually hope that’s the case so you can make new connections.

The professionals spotlighted in the following features are sure to be people to watch in 2022. They run the gamut, from tech entrepreneurs to real estate gurus to space racers.


Michael Hsu
Michael Hsu Office of Architecture

This Austin “starchitect” is designing eye-catching building across the U.S. His hometown work includes South Congress Hotel, Waterloo Park Family Pavilion, famed sushi restaurant Uchi, ATX Cocina, The Line Hotel, and an untold number of head-turning P. Terry’s Burger Stand locations. He and his team are also altering streetscapes in Atlanta, Chicago, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles and New York City. Big-time developers such as Catellus, CBRE, Endeavor Real Estate Group, Lincoln Ventures, and Transwestern call on his office regularly, and ever-growing chains from McDonald’s to Torchy’s Tacos seem to have him on speed dial.

Check out the full list on Austin Business Journal.

Originally published in the Austin Business Journal