North Texas economic development agencies record 189 deals in 2017

North Texas' top economic development agencies recorded 189 deals in 2017. The top economic development agencies scored with billions in deals last year. Allen Economic Development Corporation lead the charge with $1.23 billion on nine deals. Gran.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

Network 200: Meet 20 economic development professionals you need to know in North Texas

Cities around North Texas have attracted dozens of headquarters and corporate campuses, bringing thousands of jobs to the region. These are the economic development professionals making those deals happen......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2018

Schertz economic development leader departing for North Texas

Kyle Kinateder is on his way out as executive director of the Schertz Economic Development Corp. He’s headed to North Texas to be president and CEO of Midlothian Economic Development. Kinateder is expected to start his new job on Oct. 7. He was.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2019

Senior SA economic development official leaving for North Texas

Danny Chavez has traded in his position as vice president of business development with the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation for new opportunity in the Metroplex. Chavez, who has been with the San Antonio EDF nearly four years, confirmed.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 14th, 2019

Impact investing: This organization helps companies do more with their philanthropy

Note: BigBang! 2018: Dallas Deals and Dreams, Driving Resilience & Economic Mobility kicks off today. Tickets are on sale here. Corporate philanthropy has long been a tenet of the North Texas business climate as companies, executives and employees r.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 25th, 2018

This is how much Texas is ponying up for Apple"s $1 billion campus in Austin

Texas has once again opened the checkbook to win an economic development prize from California, this time with local leaders approving incentives for the large campus that Cupertino iPhone giant Apple plans to build in North Austin......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 18th, 2018

The Conversation: Taxpayers are right to question incentives for economic development — and not just for Amazon

A look at a Texas program shows how companies secretly renegotiate deals so they don’t have to deliver the jobs first promised......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

This is what"s driving this Lewisville developer"s $2B expansion effort

A $2 billion expansion effort and plans to raise and invest $250 million in equity funding - here's what's behind the growth push from this North Texas development and hotel management company......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 29th, 2020

Tenn. Gov. Lee, Nashville Mayor Cooper meet with Oracle officials

If the recruitment is successful, a local Oracle office could rival Amazon's 5,000-person operations center as one of the largest economic development deals in state history......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 27th, 2020

In Bay Area exodus, Sacramento tells companies: "Give us a shot’

“It may look like the promised land when you move your company from the Bay Area to Texas," but companies have to consider the turnover and turmoil that comes with moving there, the Sacramento economic development executive said......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 24th, 2020

Stocks wrap record week, as trade deals and economic data drive the bulls

Investors celebrated a week of records......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 17th, 2020

Europe Markets: European stocks aim at fresh record on China data and Wall Street’s optimism

European stocks were poised to hit fresh records on Friday, inspired by upbeat China economic data and continued optimism over recent U.S. trade deals......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 17th, 2020

Fiesta Texas parent stumbles in China as attendance in North America falls

Alamo City attraction's owner is dealing with economic challenges in the U.S. and China......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2020

New trade deal could fund border infrastructure bank

The passage of U.S. President Donald Trump's post-NAFTA trade deal could be essential for a San Antonio-based bank that's financed billions of dollars in South Texas infrastructure projects. The North American Development Bank was created under th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2020

Roundup of recent deals and dollars: Nov. 27

A global investment firm acquires an industrial company, a Dallas-based manufacturer acquires a cement plant and more in this week's roundup of mergers and acquisitions with North Texas ties......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2019

Dallas company expands industrial development division

Stream Realty Partners is looking to expand its industrial development division to focus on new opportunities in the Greater Los Angeles area, as well as opportunities in North Texas. This division, called Industrial Development Services, is led locally.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2019

This developer wants to catch DFW where it is right now

For global builder and investor Timothy L. Barton, it’s North Texas revisited as JMJ Development forges into hospitality and homebuilding projects from Bear Creek to Turtle Creek......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2019

Why North Texas has such economic potential — a panel discussion on the state of business in the region

North Texas has experienced a tremendous economic upswing in 2019. But what is it that makes this area ideal for growth, and is your business poised to thrive along with it? BBVA and the Dallas Business Journal recently hosted a panel of experts.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2019

Tech giant Microsoft said to be to unveiling expansion in Charlotte

One of the best-known names in technology is rumored to be the subject of an economic development announcement later this morning. Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT), which employs north of 1,000 people at a campus off Arrowood Road in south Charlotte, is.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 25th, 2019

Dallas-Fort Worth"s top tenant representation firms closed more than 7,000 deals in 2018

More than 7,000 tenant representation deals were closed by Dallas-Fort Worth's top firms in 2018. Each year, The Dallas Business Journal surveys tenant representation firms around North Texas. This year, firms were surveyed beginning Feb. 6, 2019. The.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2019

Deals Day: A roundup of North Texas real estate moves

Here's a look at some of the recent transactions and developments underway in North Texas commercial real estate from Oct. 8 through Oct. 15......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2019