Study Details Economic Impact of Conroe’s Business Growth

Business projects supported by the Greater Conroe Economic Development Council (GCEDC) during 2013-2016 created nearly $400 million in capital investment and 703 direct jobs, according to a recent report from Impact DataSource, an economic consulting, […]

March 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Lone Star College-Conroe Center Expands Workforce Training Facilities

Lone Star College-Conroe Center officially opened its new, state-of-the-art workforce training expansion facility to continue its mission in serving the needs of those in the community seeking to enter a new career, expand withing an […]

December 30th, 2016|News|

Conroe Regional Medical Center Acquires Level II Trauma Designation

The American College of Surgeons and the State of Texas designated Conroe Regional Medical Center as a Level II Trauma Center, making the CRMC one of the first hospitals in the greater Houston area to […]

December 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|

GCEDC Wins Merit Recognition at CEDA Awards for Newpark Project

The Greater Conroe Economic Development Council was presented with the Texas Economic Development Council’s Merit Recognition Award on Oct. 20, at the TEDC’s 2016 Annual Conference, for its nomination of the Newpark Drilling Fluids business […]

October 31st, 2016|Uncategorized|

GCEDC Salutes Economic Development Certification Program on Milestone

The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) recently announced that the Accredited Economic Development Organization (AEDO) program hit a major milestone, reaching 50 members certified as exceeding standards in the economic development profession. Six new members […]

October 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Conroe Businesses to Benefit from Completed Customs Facility

It is increasingly clear that Conroe is ready to do business. Conroe received a boost to attract international business and domestic companies doing business internationally thanks to the completion of the United States Customs and […]

October 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|

TexasOne Returns from Japan Trade and Business Investment Mission

Last week, TexasOne, the Office of the Governor and business and economic development leaders from across the state returned from a successful mission to Japan.

Spanning three days and two cities, the Texas delegation, including Greater Conroe […]

October 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Greater Conroe Economic Development Council Adds New Web Features to Attract Business

As the Conroe economy continues to grow, the Greater Conroe Economic Development Council is dedicated to meeting the growing demand of new and existing businesses. The GCEDC recognizes that staying technologically advanced is critical to […]

July 19th, 2016|News|

Montgomery Company Finds New Home in Conroe

CONROE – Teligistics, founded in 1999 in The Woodlands, Texas, has recently found a new home in Conroe’s Spirit of Texas Bank building.  The company brings 34 jobs with average annual salaries of $52,134, and […]

July 18th, 2016|News|

GCEDC Allies Day Highlights Economic Success of Greater Conroe Region

Industrial and commercial real estate professionals gathered in Conroe last week to learn about a plethora of opportunities in the growing, business-friendly Conroe area. Industry leaders discovered the reason businesses are looking north for opportunity during presentations, […]

June 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|