CHICAGO, March 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Texas leaders in economic development are in Chicago this week to meet with businesses and site section consultants interested in discussing the benefits of doing business in the Lone Star State.
“Chicago is a national epicenter for corporate site selection consultants as well as home to Fortune 500 companies and home to US and global corporations. Chicago is a key place of interest for from texas business-friendly climate and other economic benefits,” said Robert AllenPresident and CEO of Texas Economic Development (TxEDC).
Texas has surpassed other states in the country with impressive post-pandemic growth in addition to a decades-long history of economic strength and stability. Texas is the first exporting State of United States for the 20and consecutive year. Texas also achieved the unprecedented with his victory at the Governor’s Cup 2021 of Site Selection Magazine for the 10and consecutive year. The Governor’s Cup is considered the Heisman trophy for economic development.
“CEOs and site selection consultants across the country are interested in Texas as a location for relocating or expanding their business for a number of reasons: our reasonable regulatory climate and business-friendly environment, our highly skilled and diverse workforce, a strong network of state-of-the-art infrastructure and easy access to global markets,” mentioned Adriana CruzExecutive Director of the Texas Economic Development & Tourism Office (EDT), in the Governor’s Office.
In addition to TxEDC and EDT, the Texas delegation to Chicago includes representatives from regional economic development organizations such as Amarillo Economic Development Corporation, Borderplex Alliance, Dallas Regional Chamber, Greater Brownsville Incentives Corporation, Greater San Marcos Partnership, Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce, Guadalupe Valley Electric Coop (GVEC), Lubbock Economic Development Alliance, Round Rock Chamber and Temple Economic Development Corporation.
The Texas Economic Development Corporation (TxEDC) is an independently funded and operated 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to economic development, business recruitment, and job creation in the state. from Texas. Public-private partnership of TxEDC and the Texas Office of Economic Development and Tourism in the Office of the Governor, showcases Texas as a premier business destination to educate business decision makers and consultants in site selection they can become big in Texas. For more information on TxEDC, visit www.GoBigInTexas.com.
SOURCE Texas Economic Development Corporation