EAR Leadership Academy
12 Greenway Plaza
Houston, TX 77046
We are between Timmons Ln and Edloe St & between Richmond and Colquitt St
Park in the Visitors Parking Garage directly across from 8 Greenway Plaza
Take a ticket and bring with you so we may validate
Walk into 8 or 12 Greenway Plaza (buildings are connected on 1st floor)
Go to the elevators for 12 Greenway Plaza & press the up arrow on the digital screen
Go to the 11th floor & check in with the receptionist
We have 4 training and speaker rooms that hold 6, 10, 19, or 108 people max per room. Below are a few videos and photos of our meeting space where we hold our speaker series, training and development, workshops, and meetings.
EAR Leadership Academy is located in 12 Greenway Plaza on the 11th floor between the central business district and The Galleria. 12 Greenway Plaza is a 15-story Class-A tower in an unmatched amenity-rich campus, surrounded by a wide selection of retail, dining, hotel and recreation opportunities all within five minutes of the building.
A link to restaurants, banking, hotels and more on the campus, click here.
Greenway Plaza and adjacent Upper Kirby comprise of a thriving super neighborhood in the heart of Houston. Filled with an array of restaurant and entertainment options, numerous green spaces, and some of the top schools in the city, the area has become a preferred location for business, leisure and living.
In addition to locally and nationally acclaimed restaurants on the Greenway Plaza campus, ranging from Feges BBQ to landmark Tony’s, a Houston fine dining institution, the neighborhood is awash with tempting options for every taste and budget, including award winning eateries such as Kata Robata, State of Grace, Kiran’s, Oporto and Eunice to name just a few.
For the avid shopper, the area is home to a myriad of specialty stores, men’s and women’s clothing boutiques and home goods retailers like Kuhl-Linscomb, Sloan/Hall, Sid & Ann Mashburn, Events, Tootsies, STAG and Suitsupply, most are located along Westheimer Road and Kirby Drive. Design aficionados will love the independently owned antique stores on and around charming Ferndale and Alabama streets. For those looking for national and exclusive international brands, Highland Village, River Oaks District and the famed Galleria mall are just a short drive away.
Nightlife is also major draw in the area with hotspots like Armando’s, where a long-standing Thursday DJ night draws lines of young and old, along with popular patio bars like Kirby Ice House – just steps from Greenway Plaza – decade’s old Lizzard’s Pub, Sonoma Wine Bar, intimate McGonigel’s Mucky Duck for touring music acts and On the Kirb, a cozy sports bar that lures fans for it’s healthy take on bar grub.
For families, recently revitalized Levy Park has become a neighborhood gathering spot with regular programming spanning from barre classes and yoga to children’s bingo and large-scale festivals, while nearby Buffalo Bayou Park lures fitness fans with miles of kayaking plus waterfront hike and bike trails. And on Saturdays throughout the year, Urban Harvest hosts the Bayou City’s preferred farmer’s market at St. John’s School.
In addition to St. John’s, ranked among the country’s most elite private schools, residents enjoy access to a number of the city’s most distinguished public schools, including Lamar High School, Lanier Middle School, Pershing Middle School, Poe Elementary and West University Elementary. For children not quite school age, Primrose School is conveniently located on the Greenway Plaza campus.
Millennials are flocking to Greenway/Upper Kirby in droves to be a part of the action, and the area welcomes them with open arms and an extensive selection of luxury apartments at practically every street corner. Those looking to permanently settle down in the vicinity can choose from some of the most sought after residential enclaves in the city.
METRO, Fort Bend Express and the Woodlands Express drop off and pick up at the Transportation Center.
METRO Q-cards, and pre-paid passes for Fort Bend and Woodlands Express can be purchased at the Transportation Center Kiosk located by the 4 Greenway Plaza escalators in the HUB.
Airport Shuttle services (provided by Super Shuttle) can be arranged at the Transportation Center Kiosk or visit supershuttle.com.
Various buses and shuttles drop off/pick up in front of the Transportation Center Monday- Friday from 6:00am to 9:00am and 3:00pm to 7:00pm
LOCAL METRO ROUTES
METRO has 3 bus lines with drop off/pick up point locations on Richmond Ave and Buffalo Speedway.
25 Richmond/Northline: Alief Park & Ride along Richmond to downtown.
73 Bellfort Crosstown: Hobby Airport, through Med Center and Rice Village along Buffalo Speedway and Richmond to Galleria then back to Hobby.
84 Buffalo Speedway: Loops around several stops by NRG Center to the Medical Center past Rice University & Village to GWP.
PARK & RIDE ROUTES
(all stop at Transportation Center)
283 Kuykendahl – Greenway/Uptown
Operated by METRO. Visit ridemetro.com.
Fort Bend Express
Operated by TREK. Visit trekhouston.org.
Operated by Woodlands Township
Visit Park & Ride at thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov