21 Oct 2019

Laredo EDC Economic Development Industry Awards Proclamation

October 21, 2019- Mayor Saenz recognized Laredo EDC 2019 Economic Development Industry Award (EDI’s) during a brief ceremony at the City Council Chambers Monday, October 21.

The 2019 EDI honorees represent the Automotive and Custom Brokerage Industries and Development Project of the Year.  The Automotive Industry Award recipients are: Sames Motor Company, Powell Watson Motor Company and Paul Young Chevrolet. Recipients of the Custom Brokerage Industry are J O Alvarez, Inc. and the RB Group represented by the Bazan family. 

In addition, the EDI award recognizes a local Development Project of the Year which will honor the Port Grande Industrial Park Development by Majestic Realty Company. The Project of the Year highlights projects that the Laredo EDC team has assisted, provides local employment and community benefits. Each honoree was selected by the LEDC organizing committee for their vision and commitment to our region, creating jobs and adding to the economic growth and sustainability of Laredo and Webb County. In addition to their records of excellence, all honorees believe in giving back to our community and for that we say Thank You!