01 Feb 2019

The Laredo Economic Development Corporation is pleased to announce its newest member Sedlak Supply Chain Consultants Sedlak is a comprehensive supply chain and distribution logistics advisory firm providing independent and innovative solutions to companies around the world and across a broad range of industries. They have successfully served over 1,200 clients through more than 2,50...

31 Jan 2019

January 28 to 30- Laredo Mayor Pete Saenz, five City Council Members, city staff and the private sector traveled to Austin Texas to meet with state legislators and entities about policy funding for public health, economic development, public safety, environmental and border security programs. The Laredo EDC partnered with the City to promote the community and discuss key border issues...

30 Jan 2019

In conjunction with other activities associated with Laredo Legislative Trip in Austin, Texas, the Laredo EDC showcased recent achievements and discussed opportunities for growth in Laredo with city leaders and several key state agencies.  The luncheon meeting was sponsored by AEP Texas to promote economic development for the Laredo region. Representatives from the Economic Deve...

11 Jan 2019

January 9-11. The Laredo EDC coordinate the promotion of the Laredo region with an exhibit at the Red River States Conference & Deal Making Commercial Real Estate event was held in Fort Worth, Texas. The International Conference Shopping Centers (ICSC) was a three day regional event which provided opportunities to gain information about the most current industry issues, and meet and ...

22 Dec 2018

MileOne IBAC celebrated its' 1 year anniversary on December 20th, 2018.   We invited our local dignitaries and key partners to thank them for their support. Many Laredo Economic Development Board members attended along with some media outlets to cover the event. The celebration consisted of the presentation of a short video highlighting some of our Incubator and Co-Working clients. ...

06 Dec 2018

During a ceremony held on Thursday, December 6, at the Country Club, Laredo Economic Development Corporation Chairman Tony Arce, Jr. was presented with the 2018 Economic and Industrial ward by the IMPACT Economic Development Forum Committee. This prestigious award is presented to an organization or individual who has demonstrated leadership, partnership, and a genuine passion for achi...

05 Dec 2018

The 2018 Annual Area Development Forum was held on December 3-5, 2018 in Miami, Florida. Area Development has produced more than 60 Consultant Forum events in North America focused on the best practices for economic development. The Forum provides attendees the opportunity to hear from leading site consultants and industry experts while gaining insight into current site selection trends...

03 Dec 2018

Robert Kaplan, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas speaks at a Community Luncheon  about the Texas economic outlook as Memo Trevino, Federal  Reserve Bank of Dallas board member and moderator of the Community Luncheon,  looks on. Additionally Mr. Kaplan held a round table discussion with members of the Trade and Banking Industries to discuss local trends and issues...

03 Dec 2018

Blake Hastings and Meredith Black, Senior officials with the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas are  joined by local community members Dr. Pablo Arenaz, Olivia Varela, Jimmy Notzon, Douglas McDonald, and Memo Trevino who served as moderator for the community lunch with Robert Kaplan, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas at TAMIU. Pictured from left to right are Blake Hastings, ...