FRISCO, TX (November 22, 2013) – Randy Barnett, CSM, has been named the General Manager for Stonebriar Centre, the 1.6-million-square-foot shopping center owned by General Growth Properties (GGP). The Louisiana native leaves his position as Senior General Manager for Pecanland Mall in Monroe, La, another GGP property, which is the largest retail center in northeastern Louisiana, southern Arkansas and western Mississippi.
(November 19, 2013) Frisco-based Conifer Health Solutions is one of six North Texas companies being honored today by the Dallas Regional Chamber at the 2013 Blueprint Awards at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel. The Blueprint Awards celebrate companies that make a positive impact on the economy. The Frisco Economic Development Corporation (FEDC) nominated Conifer Health, a subsidiary of Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare, for the Corporate Headquarters Location category.
(October 31, 2013) The Frisco Economic Development Corporation (FEDC) has received new recognition as one of the best economic development organizations in the world. The FEDC is a gold winner in Atlas Advertising’s Economic Development Olympics recently announced at the 2013 International Economic Development Council (IEDC) conference in Philadelphia. The FEDC ranked first in the High Performance Economic Development category based on projects from calendar year 2012 that have the potential to create or retain 3,500 jobs in the Frisco area with a potential capital investment of more than $1B.
(October 28, 2013) In the pursuit of forging new international connections, the Frisco Economic Development Corporation partnered with the Frisco Chamber of Commerce International Business Council and Frisco Sister Cities International to host a delegation from the Canadian government on Thursday, October 24. The day-long visit allowed the delegation to experience Frisco’s robust community, to explore opportunities for Canadian businesses looking to expand in North Texas, and to speak with Frisco companies interested in doing business north of the United States border.
Regional Center to stimulate economic growth in three North Texas counties
Frisco, Texas, September 26, 2013 – Today the Frisco Economic Development Corporation (FEDC) announced its latest tool to help generate new investment, create permanent jobs and spur development in both Frisco and in surrounding areas. The Frisco Texas International Development Center (FTIDC) was recently approved as an EB-5 Regional Center under the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services’ (USCIS) Immigrant Investor Pilot Program.