“Plano, Texas, located 20 miles north of downtown Dallas, is the fourth largest city in the Dallas-Fort Worth region with over 280,000 residents. Plano is one of the premier, top tier metropolitan cities in the nation. A prosperous community full of vitality, Plano offers many development and re-development opportunities supported by business friendly community leaders. Considered a prime Metroplex location, Plano’s boundaries include 72 square miles in a community nationally recognized for diversity, opportunity and job growth. The city’s location produces favorable commute times supported by four major transportation arteries.
Plano’s highly educated and motivated workforce is supported by nationally recognized public schools and three institutions of higher education in the Plano area. Although Plano is an affluent community, it is very affordable with low taxes, housing prices and unemployment. Fortune 1000 headquarters include: J.C. Penney, Keurig Dr Pepper, Cinemark Holdings, Yum! China Holdings and Rent-A-Center. Recent announcements include the headquarters of Toyota Motor North America, FedEx Office and regional headquarters for Liberty Mutual Insurance and JPMorgan Chase. Several technology giants with major operations in Plano include: Ericsson, Intel Security, Intuit, nThrive and Samsung Electronics America. These companies attract highly skilled workers from throughout the U.S. and abroad.”