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Join the NTC Team!

November 2nd, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized

Want to be a part of a regional organization with great members? Join our team! The North Texas Commission is searching for a new Vice President, Development and Community Relations. The full job description is after the jump. Please submit your resume to Dawn Miller. The Vice President of Development will report to the President […]

InterLink’s 26th Annual Regional Labor Market Survey Available

October 5th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized

InterLink released its Annual Regional Labor Market Survey. This report polls North Texas Commission members and other regional business leaders to determine labor needs of our region’s employers. In 1987, a group of North Central Texas business and education visionaries believed that students should be prepared for future high skill careers. They created North Central […]

Thank You NTC Members – September

September 29th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized

Thank you to our renewing members: City of Irving City of McKinney City of Mesquite City of Murphy City of Richardson City of Roanoke Dallas Cowboys Football Club Exxon Mobil Corporation Hyatt-Regency DFW Jones Lang LaSalle Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company MillerCoors Sawko & Burroughs, PC Texas Central Partners The Rios Group

Thank You NTC Members – August

August 31st, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized

Welcome new NTC Member, Abilene Christian University and Prosper Economic Development Corp!   Thank you to our renewing members: Burlington Northern Santa Fe Carrington Coleman City of Euless City of Forney Gorrondona & Associates, Inc. Oncor Southern Methodist University University of Texas at Arlington UT Southwestern Medical Center

North Texas Community Welcomes James D. Spaniolo

August 30th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized

Earlier this week, we announced James D. Spaniolo will join the North Texas Commission as the organization’s new President and CEO. Jim served as president of the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) for almost a decade. His appointment will begin October 3, 2016, but he will be introduced at the 45th Annual Members’ Luncheon […]

Welcome Leadership North Texas Class 8

August 30th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized

The Leadership North Texas Selection Committee selected the members of the 2015-2016 program year. Class 8 is made up of 32 leaders from across North Texas in a variety of industry sectors including elected officials, municipal leaders, executives from DFW International Airport, higher education leaders and the business community. Since the program launched in 2008, […]

Dana Perino, Best-Selling Author and Political Commentator, Keynotes Annual Meeting

August 30th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized

To celebrate our 45th anniversary, Dana Perino, the first female Republican White House Press Secretary who served President George W. Bush’s administration, will keynote the Annual Members’ Luncheon presented by Bell Helicopter. The luncheon will be held on Thursday, September 15 at noon at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas. As our country prepares […]

NTX Magazine Vol. 7 Coming Soon

August 30th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized

The latest issue of NTX Magazine will begin hitting mailboxes in late September. This issue examines the connectivity between devices, the Internet of Things (IoT) and how North Texas sits at the crossroads for this technology. Software is developed on the west coast and hardware is manufactured on the east coast. The Internet of Things […]

CNBC Ranks North Texas #8 in Top Metro Areas to Start a Business

August 29th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized

We’ve long touted the business-friendly benefits of North Texas. From low-cost of both commercial and residential real estate, global access through DFW International Airport and low corporate taxes, this region has been a magnet for businesses from major relocations such as Toyota, to pioneering start-ups. CNBC recently ranked the Dallas-Fort Worth region eighth in the […]