31 Oct 2017

Business and education have found common cause in the preparation of a highly skilled workforce to preserve our region’s competitiveness and economic opportunity in response to rapid technological change and increasing global competition. Working together we create opportunity. An opportunity for students to have a greater awareness of occupations in their region, educators gain valuable […]

31 Oct 2017

TEMPLE, Texas— The Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) today announced that Temple ranked 3rd nationally in the least expenses place for grocery items in the Third Quarter 2017 Cost of Living Annual Review.  The composite cost of living index for Temple was 86.5 a ranking of 30th, compared to the national average of 100 […]

27 Sep 2017

TEMPLE, Texas — The Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) and KEG 1 O’Neal, LLC (KEG 1) today announced that KEG 1 will soon begin a $10-million expansion project on 23 acres at the corner of Lucius McCelvey Drive and Enterprise Road.  The expansion will include construction of an 80,000-square foot new office and commercial […]

30 Aug 2017

TEMPLE, Texas— Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) announced today Everest Rehabilitation Hospitals, LLC will build a new $17 million capital investment, 36-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Temple, TX. The project will result in 120 new jobs with an average annual salary of $52,000. The hospital will be located in the Temple Medical & Education […]

18 Aug 2017

  Temple,TX–  TeleTech Holdings, Inc.  (NASDAQ: TTEC), a leading global provider of customer experience, engagement, and growth solutions delivered through its proprietary, end-to-end HumanifyTM Customer Engagement as a Service offering, today announced plans for an August 24th ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the opening of the company’s new customer experience center in Temple. TeleTech will host […]

17 Aug 2017

TEMPLE, Texas— The Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) today announced that Bitmova, LLC will expand its data management capacity to Temple with new datacenter. The datacenter will occupy a 11 -acre tract of land in the Temple Industrial Park located near the intersection of IH-35 and Loop 363 in northwest Temple.  Bitmova LLC will […]

14 Aug 2017

From left to right: David Blackburn, president of the Temple Economic Development Corp. (TEDC); Rep. Carter; David Lutz, operations manager, TC; and Charley Ayres, vice president, TEDC. Photo – ASLRRA U.S. Rep. John Carter (R-Texas) on Wednesday toured the Temple & Texas Central(TC) Railway, one of 12 short lines managed by Patriot Rail Co. LLC. TC Operations […]

04 Aug 2017

Temple,TX-Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) and Temple Chamber of Commerce participated in  the  groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the construction of their new office building Santa Fe Business Center at Santa Fe Plaza on August 4, 2017.  The Santa Fe Plaza is a multi-functional plaza anchored by the Santa Fe Depot and flanked by the […]

28 Jul 2017

Temple, TX-Temple Bottling Company, LTD, Reynolds Consumer Products, LLC and The Butler Weldments Corporation has partnered with Texas State Technical College (TSTC) to provide job training using a $293,211 Skills Development Fund grant from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). The grant will benefit workers in the Central Texas Region and a check signing event for […]

TEMPLE, TX (July 11, 2017) – Wilsonart Engineered Surfaces and Hanwha L&C Corporation announce a joint-venture agreement to build a manufacturing facility in Temple, Texas, supporting expansion and growth of the Wilsonart® Solid Surface and Hanex Solid Surfaces product lines. The more-than-125,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility provides both companies with added capacity and onsite product development capabilities to service their respective North American solid […]

11 Jul 2017

Baylor Scott & White President and CEO Jim Hinton today announced the creation of a new Office of the President to serve the organization – the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas. Hinton has been serving as both president and CEO since he joined Baylor Scott & White in January 2017. With the addition […]

05 Jul 2017

Following comprehensive cGMP audit of QuVa Pharma’s Sugar Landand Temple, Texas facilities, the California Board of Pharmacy has issued Outsource Facility licenses to both QuVa locations. The California Board of Pharmacy introduced this category of license in 2017 recognizing that FDA’s 503B regulations require Outsource Facilities to meet cGMP standards as opposed to traditional pharmacy US <797> guidelines. QuVa believes it is […]