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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|

Entergy Texas, Inc.: Powering the Local Economy

You may have noticed that Montgomery County is growing?  The population is up which has led to a housing boom. Businesses are expanding, new jobs are coming and infrastructure development is churning to keep up […]

April 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

LUC Urethanes “Makes it Happen” By Locating First U.S. Facility in Conroe

“Just make it happen.” That was the line that LUC Urethane’s president, Charles Krutzen, remembers Marco Voragen, a manager with LUC, telling him when the company was looking to invest in the United States. Eventually […]

February 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Lone Star College prepares to begin bond projects

Lone Star College has issued at least $150 million of its latest bond package to “get things going,” with groundbreakings scheduled and ongoing, according to the college’s chancellor.

In November 2014, voters approved a $485 million […]

February 19th, 2016|News|

Conroe is in the news for all the right reasons

As rapid as the growth causing the news, Conroe is finding itself in headlines across the country. A recent population boom has pin-pointed Conroe on the map as an ideal midsize city, which comes as […]

February 19th, 2016|News|