Economic Development News

  1. MYCON Breaks Ground on 58,485 SF Healthcare Project in Irving (Rebusiness Online)
  2. North Texas emergency room chain relocates, cuts its corporate (Dallas Morning News)
  3. Heritage District First Fridays (Irving Community Television Network)
  4. 9 North Texas companies named on Forbes' new Best Employers for Diversity list (Dallas Business Journal)
  5. Meet the Lao Family Bringing Home Cooking to Irving at Sapp Sapp Lao and Thai Kitchen (Dallas Observer)
  6. Which Irving companies made Fortune's Most Admired list? (Dallas Business Journal)
  7. Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones' real estate company has plans for a new project in Irving (Dallas Morning News)
  8. Irving, the new Deep Ellum? Suburb wants to lure locals with live music around the clock (Guide Live)
  9. Bloomberg’s What Works Cities Program Hits a Big Milestone But Its Work Is Far From Done (Route Fifty)
  10. Fast-growing tech industry bolsters DFW's ranking as a top office market (Dallas Business Journal)
  11. Cognizant Plans Operational Hub in Irving, Texas (Area Development)
  12. On Location: Irving, Texas (Meetings and Conventions)
  13. Texas promises $3.9 million to Gartner Inc. to create 800 new jobs in Irving (Dallas Morning News)
  14. Governor Abbott Announces Opening Of New Cognizant Regional Technology And Service Delivery Center (Office of the Texas Governor)
  15. Vistra Energy Employees Give $23,500 to the American Red Cross to Assist with Hurricane Harvey (Irving Chamber)
  16. Dairy Queen Opens New Location in Irving (Irving Chamber)
  17. JPI lands financing for new high-profile community in Irving's Las Colinas Urban Center (Dallas Business Journal)
  18. Irving apartment project starts near new Music Factory (Dallas Morning News)
  19. Irving energy firm grows headquarters with Las Colinas move (Dallas Morning News)
  20. Water Street project brings lakeside living and retail to Las Colinas (Dallas Morning News)
  21. Automated Screening Lanes Open at DFW Airport
  22. VBikes Rolling in the City of Irving
  23. Irving Named Number One In The Best Places for Green Jobs (Irving Chamber/SmartAsset)
  24. Second Wave of Restaurants Opening at Toyota Music Factory (Irving Weekly)
  25. Chicago-based Blackstone Group affiliate to relocate its headquarters to this North Texas city (Dallas Business Journal)
  26. Irving wheels into year-long agreement with bike-sharing company (Dallas Morning News)
  27. OKI Data Americas Moves Headquarters to Irving (Printing Impressions)
  28. Avocados From Mexico Opens Innovation Center in Irving (Irving Chamber/Dallas Innovates)
  29. University of Dallas ranks among top Catholic schools in U.S. (Dallas Business Journal)
  30. Las Colinas office buildings sell to California investment trust (Dallas Morning News)
  31. Axis Hosts Event During ASIS to Unveil New Facility (Irving Chamber/Axis)
  32. Bar Louie Opens at Toyota Music Factory in Irving
  33. What's Drawing Companies To Las Colinas? (Brisno)
  34. Irving mega-sized data center will more than double its footprint (Dallas Morning News)
  35. The 20 safest big cities in the US (MSN)
  36. New England health firm relocates HQ to Irving (Dallas Morning News)
  37. Construction kicks off in Irving at Royal 10 Office Center (Dallas Morning News)
  38. Irving’s 2017 building boom tops the $1 billion mark for new projects (Dallas Morning News)
  39. Whole Foods Market to open September 28 in Las Colinas (Irving Chamber/Whole Foods)
  40. The Irving Music Factory Is Inevitable (D Magazine)
  41. Live Nation-anchored Pavilion at Irving Music Factory ready for its spotlight (Dallas Business Journal)
  42. Huge new Irving music venue opens this week, serving first music — then meals (Dallas Morning News)
  43. Global tech firm consolidates 650 employees at new Irving HQ for North America, with room for growth (Dallas Business Journal)
  44. Irving Receives Top ISO Designation
  45. Del Frisco's to take over Cheddar's North Texas headquarters at Cypress Waters (Dallas Business Journal)
  46. Why Pei Wei chose Irving for its new headquarters (Dallas Business Journal - subscription)
  47. Irving Music Factory rises amid sea of Las Colinas offices, filling an entertainment gap ( Worth Star-Telegram)
  48. Arizona-based Pei Wei Asian Diner Taps Irving for New HQ (D Magazine)
  49. Governor Abbott Announces Pei Wei Global Headquarters Is Relocating To Texas (Governor's Office)
  50. Is Las Colinas creating a legacy of its own with its big business moves? (Dallas Morning News)
  51. Fluor Enterprises, Lane Construction on track to design, build Texas' proposed bullet train (Dallas Morning News)
  52. DFW Airport landing more global destinations (Dallas Business Journal)
  53. Las Colinas data center gearing up for major expansion (Dallas Morning News)
  54. College Football Playoff to keep Irving headquarters through 2024 (Dallas Business Journal)
  55. Irving one of many multi-state relocation options for Pei Wei (Dallas Business Journal)
  56. Cognizant Technology, Gartner plan to bring more than 1,000 employees to new Irving offices (Dallas Morning News)
  57. Atos Opens New North American Regional HQ in Irving
  58. NBA All-Star Behind New Sports Complex Under Construction
  59. New Hotels Progress Near the Irving Convention Center
  60. Verizon's 1.1M square-foot Hidden Ridge campus in DFW a catalyst for other U.S. hubs (Dallas Business Journal - subscription content)
  61. Two Farmers Markets Open in Irving
  62. New Study: Non-Profit Arts Industry In North Texas Has Tripled Its Economic Impact (Irving Chamber/KERA)
  63. Four Seasons Farmers Market Officially Opens (Irving Chamber)
  64. Hyperscale cloud provider takes chunk of space at QTS' Irving data center (subscription) (Dallas Business Journal)
  65. It's done: Pioneer Natural Resources inks deal for its Hidden Ridge campus (Dallas Business Journal)
  66. The Study: Irving's Innovation Center Opens
  67. New apartment community kicks off near Irving's Music Factory (Dallas Morning News)
  68. Construction starts this month on Pioneer Natural Resources HQ at Irving's $1 billion Hidden Ridge (Dallas Morning News)
  69. KDC Leases Office Space to Pioneer Natural Resources in Irving
  70. $1 billion Irving mixed-use project heads toward start (Dallas Morning News)
  71. Irving’s Downtown Heritage Crossing District is On the Move
  72. Dallas-Irving-Plano Metro Area Tops Forbes List for Best Cities for Jobs (Dallas Morning News)
  73. Move Over, San Francisco: Dallas Tops Our List Of The Best Cities For Jobs 2017 (Forbes)
  74. Sirius XM expands its office presence in Irving with big lease (Dallas Business Journal)
  75. Irving Ranks Eighth in Healthy U.S. Housing List; Plano, Arlington top list (Dallas Morning News)
  76. Live Nation Calls the Pavilion at the Irving Music Factory “Exceptional”
  77. Environmental Resources Management Opens Office in Irving-Las Colinas (Greater Irving Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce)
  78. JLL: Big office tenants see opportunity in DFW's Las Colinas market (Dallas Business Journal)
  79. Office complex in Irving's urban center to undergo massive transformation (Dallas Business Journal)
  80. With new Irving campus, health care giant McKesson looks to add almost 1,000 employees (Dallas Morning News)
  81. Hotel, corporate lodging concept starting near DFW Airport (Dallas Business Journal)
  82. Comedy giant Dave Chappelle and country superstar Brad Paisley kick off Irving Music Factory opening (Dallas Morning News)
  83. Irving breaks ground on convention center hotel as entertainment district takes shape (Dallas Morning News)
  84. Apartment builders buy high-profile Las Colinas building site (Dallas Morning News)
  85. Construction to begin on Irving's new convention center hotel (Dallas Business Journal)
  86. Ground Finally to Be Broken on Westin HQ Hotel in Irving, Texas (Meetings and Conventions)
  87. How Dallas-Fort Worth became a top U.S. headquarters wrangling region (Dallas Business Journal)
  88. Irving One of 2017's Hardest-Working Cities in America (WalletHub)
  89. Irving companies, developments named finalists in Best Real Estate Deals of the Year (Irving Chamber/Dallas Business Journal)
  90. Utility firm Vistra trading downtown Dallas office for new headquarters in Irving (Dallas Morning News)
  91. Far North Dallas? Las Colinas? Uptown? The most popular D-FW areas to find office space (Dallas Morning News)
  92. CBRE: DFW's tech leases increase 333% amid Texas' diverse industry growth (Dallas Business Journal - subscription required)
  93. With Music Factory Nearing Completion, Irving’s Pipeline Still Looks Full (Bisnow)
  94. Irving Ranks 12th Best City for Millennials (Millennial Personal Finance)
  95. The Music Factory Begins Taking Shape at Las Colinas (D Magazine)
  96. Irving’s Whole Foods Market Store on Track to Open this Year (Irving Chamber/Dallas Morning News)
  97. Music Factory At Las Colinas Set To Open By Labor Day (CBS11)
  98. Irving's $180 million Music Factory is more than half built (Dallas Morning News)
  99. Best Cities for Job Seekers in 2017; Irving Ranks 9 (NerdWallet)