Economic Gateway http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com Economic Development News RSS Feed Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:46:35 -0700 en-us Seguin is now ‘film friendly’ http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=19052 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The film crews, lights and cameras can start rolling in. The Texas Film Commission officially declared Seguin a Film Friendly Texas certified community — making it a part of a Texas film comm... Texas Keeps 9 Percent Share of U.S. Economy, GDP Growth Ranked Sixth in Country http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=19051 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Mon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction is a significant factor in the 2.9 percent growth of Texas’ gross domestic product growth this year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Econo... TEXAS REMAINS NO. 1 FOR JOB CREATION http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=19045 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Lone Star State maintains its No. 1 rank for job creation by foreign and domestic investment projects, according to IBM's 2018 Global Location Trends report. IBM recently released its annua... Texas Economy Adds 23,500 Positions in July http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=19049 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Thu, 13 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Texas economy added 23,500 seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs in July, which marked 25 consecutive months of employment growth. Over the year, Texas added 377,100 jobs for an annual employment growt... TEXAS EARNS FIVE NO. 1 RANKINGS IN BUSINESS FACILITIES’ 2018 STATE RANKINGS REPORT http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=19048 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Lone Star State was ranked among the best of the best after receiving five No. 1 rankings and 48 top-10 spots in Business Facilities’ annual State Rankings Report Texas secured the No. 1 ... New Braunfels Manufacturer adding 130 new jobs http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=19087 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Canadian manufacturer CGT US Ltd. is investing $30 million into its New Braunfels plant to add new production lines that will create 130 jobs. The Toronto-based company's Central Texas plant ma... Rankings show H-E-B not just biggest Texas retailer, but a national contender http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=19047 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The National Retail Federation has released its annual list of the Top 100 Retailers, and a Texas favorite is charging into the top 20. Step aside “Here Everything’s Better” ... Interview with the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=19050 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Mon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Rachel interviews Chester Jenke VP of Economic Development for the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce.  Chester updates us on jobs coming to our area, Pitch Tab, affordable housing developments, a... REC TEC transforms backyard barbecues http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18676 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Move over, gas and charcoal. There’s a new way to cook on the grill! Do you want the flavor of a real wood fire and the consistency of gas-fire grilling temperatures? Meet REC TEC pelleted gr... Baker Boys: One of Texas’ Top 50 barbecue joints http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18675 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Wed, 29 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 For Phil and Wayne Baker, finding a home in Gonzales for their Texas barbecue business was a dream come true. Now that the dream has become a reality, Gonzales and all of Texas is better off for it... Chamber looks to fill new digs http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18674 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Gonzales Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture is ready to break out of the old jail. The homegrown business and tourism organization has about run out of room at its current location — the... Top 10 states that are winning the war for talent http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18673 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 America is facing an unprecedented jobs crisis that is also different from anything government record keepers have seen before. This time it is not the jobs that are in short supply; it is the workers... Colliers International Announces Industrial Complex Sale in Cuero, Texas http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18798 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Colliers International is pleased to announce that OHS Resources Corporation, headquartered in Houston, Texas, recently acquired a 336,000 square foot industrial complex located in Cuero, Texas from M... Why a Global Company is Manufacturing in Marion, Texas http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18781 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Wed, 22 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Taprite-Fassco Mfg, Inc., a division of Aalberts Industries, a global supplier for the beverage dispense market, is choosing to manufacture their products in Marion, Texas. Though the company is locat... Seguin Public Library receives GOLD LEED Certification http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18793 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Tue, 21 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700   SEGUIN – The City of Seguin and the Seguin Public Library are excited to announce that the new library facility has been awarded LEED Gold status. On Wednesday, August 29th at 9 a.m., ... Texas Named CNBC's “America’s Top State For Business” For 2018 http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18672 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 ... State has experienced 24 consecutive months of employment growth http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18671 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 AUSTIN - The Texas economy added 27,200 seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs in June, which marked 24 consecutive months of employment growth. Over the year, Texas added 359,500 jobs for an annual employm... TEXAS RANKED AMERICA'S TOP STATE FOR BUSINESS BY CNBC http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18670 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Lone Star State secured the top spot in CNBC's rankings after a strong year of economic growth and the addition of over 350,000 jobs Texas claimed the No. 1 spot in CNBC's annual Top St... TEXAS EARNS FIVE NO. 1 RANKINGS IN BUSINESS FACILITIES’ 2018 STATE RANKINGS REPORT http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18669 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Lone Star State was ranked among the best of the best after receiving five No. 1 rankings and 48 top-10 spots in Business Facilities’ annual State Rankings Report Texas secured the No. 1 ... Texas Lutheran University ranked #3 in the Lone Star State http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18665 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Seguin is reportedly home to one of the top three universities in the state of Texas. That comparison made against even some of the big boys in the Lone Star State has Texas Lutheran University ranked... NISD looks to build future leaders with new program http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18128 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 While every school has a set of goals it wants to achieve, the ultimate goal for the faculty at Navarro Intermediate School is to help build their students into leaders. In order for the campus to ... More People Moved To San Antonio Last Year Than To Any Other Large U.S. City http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18127 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 According to the U.S. Census Bureau, San Antonio had the largest numeric population gain in the country from 2016-2017, for U.S. cities of at least 50,000 residents. With a growth rate ... How quickly each US state's economy is growing, in one map http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18126 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Bureau of Economic Analysis publishes quarterly estimates of gross domestic product (GDP) for each of the 50 US states and Washington, DC. The measure, which counts the final sales value... TEXAS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION AND ACCENTURE JOIN FORCES TO PROMOTE TEXAS AS A DESTINATION FOR INNOVATION http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=18125 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Mon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Austin, Texas -- The Texas Economic Development Corporation (TxEDC) and Accenture announced a partnership to position Texas as the business destination of choice for innovation. The collaboration... City adopts film crew guidelines http://www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news/?item=17838 www.experienceguadalupevalley.com/gvec/news Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 While film crews aren’t roaming the city yet, there is a possibility they could in the future. Seguin City Council unanimously approved the adoption of the film guidelines provided by the Tex...