The award recognizes a private sector employer that is involved with Texas Workforce Solutions and has made a positive impact on workers, the local economy and the community. The award was presented last week at the 21st annual Texas Workforce Conference in Dallas. Performance Food Group is a food services distributor that employs more than […]

01 Dec 2017

[Washington, DC] – The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) announces that Temple Economic Development Corp (Temple EDC) has once again been recognized as one of 60 economic development organizations accredited by IEDC as an Accredited Economic Development Organization (AEDO). Originally accredited in November 2012, the organization was reaccredited by IEDC following five successful years of […]

13 Nov 2017

  TEMPLE, TEXAS – November 13, 2017 — Temple residents can get a jump start on the holidays by eating clean and healthy at the latest fast-food restaurant to open in Texas.  Grabbagreen®, an Arizona-based food + juice restaurant, will open its doors on Tuesday, November 14 at the corner of West Adams & Hilliard at 6607 W. Adams Avenue. The location is […]

TEMPLE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PDI, ( a leading global provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail, wholesale petroleum, and logistics industries, today announced it has acquired TelaPoint™ from WEX Inc., a provider of corporate payment solutions for fleet operators. The acquisition of Telapoint furthers PDI’s commitment to providing best-in-class solutions to its customers and solidifies […]

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 […]