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18 Rural Communities Awarded LEADS Grants

Monday, September 18, 2017

Region 1 - Northwest Cibola Communities EDC, $9,500: Marketing program targeting real estate developers and light manufacturing. Four Corners EDC, $10,000: Marketing initiative focused on the oil & gas...
NM opens one-stop-shop for businesses

Monday, September 04, 2017

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A new one-stop online shop may make the complexities of launching and growing businesses a little easier for local entrepreneurs. The New Mexico...
UNM moves up in tech-transfer rankings

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

The University of New Mexico is reaching new heights in national and international rankings for research institutions that work to commercialize new technologies. UNM ranked 28th...
Economic Roundtable - "Housing & Workforce"

Friday, May 19, 2017

The Economic Roundtable was held at the UNM-Gallup Campus. This meeting was a follow-up on the previous Economic Roundtable - "Site Selectors Forum" held on February...
GGEDC hosts Economic Roundtable - “Site Selectors Forum”

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Greater Gallup Economic Development Corporation (GGEDC) welcomed leading national corporate site selectors and state economic development practitioners, and joined approximately 50 community leaders, elected officials, and residents of Gallup-McKinley County as well as state and federal stakeholders for an Economic Roundtable, titled “Site Selectors Forum”
GGEDC hosts Economic Roundtable, "The True Cost of Debt"

Monday, February 01, 2016

Greater Gallup Economic Development Corporation (GGEDC) welcomed leading New Mexico policy experts and joined community business leaders, elected officials, and residents of Gallup-McKinley County as well as state and federal stakeholders to The Lodge at Santa Fe in Santa Fe, NM for an Economic Roundtable event, “The True Cost of Debt”.
Small Business Owner receives loan for start-up capital, growth

Friday, July 24, 2015

Gallup, NM – Roger Montano worked as a corrosion technician for more than 7 years with El Paso Natural Gas / Kinder Morgan, and while he liked his job, he wanted his own business. “I always knew I wanted to have my own energy specialty service oriented business,” Roger said. “I just didn’t have a clue as to how I was going to secure start-up capital.” Roger...
New Mexico Economic Development Department Awards 15 Communities $176,200 in Grants for Rural Economic Development Projects

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Santa Fe, NM - Today, New Mexico Economic Development Department (NMEDD) Cabinet Secretary Jon Barela announces 15 rural economic development projects were selected to receive Local Economic Assistance & Development Support (LEADS). The newly created LEADS program will leverage $176,260 to supplement the work of local communities in their efforts to diversify their economy and create good-paying jobs that have a multiplier effect.  
GGEDC to host ‘Economic Development Training for Local Leadership’

Friday, June 05, 2015

Greater Gallup Economic Development Corporation (GGEDC) is set to conduct a comprehensive training course targeted for local elected officials and community stakeholders on basic economic development concepts and issues affecting the Gallup-McKinley County area. Nationally recognized certified economic developers (CEcD) are to deliver two and a half days of training at the newly renovated El Morro Theater in downtown Gallup, NM.
GGEDC Attends 2015 San Juan Basin Energy Conference

Monday, March 30, 2015

Farmington, NM – GGEDC in concert with Gallup Land Partners successfully participated in the 2015 San Juan Basin Energy Conference. Organized by the San Juan College School of Energy, Four Corners Innovation, Inc., and the New Mexico Center for Energy Policy, a division of New Mexico Tech, the conference was held on March 24-25, 2015 at San Juan College’s Henderson Fine Arts Center.
Springhill Suites by Marriott coming to Gallup, New Mexico

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

Gallup, NM – Greater Gallup Economic Development Corporation announced today SHS Investors LLC of Salt Lake City has selected Gallup, NM as the location for its newest hotel project, Springhill Suites by Marriott.
Carbon Coal Road designated a public road by McKinley County Commission

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Gallup, NM – Gallup Land Partners, LLC announced today Carbon Coal Road which will serve as the primary transportation corridor for the Gallup Energy Logistics Park was approved for public road status from the McKinley County Board of Commissioners.   Carbon Coal Road, north of the city of Gallup will connect the Gallup Energy Logistics Park to US Hwy 491, allowing traffic to bypass the city of...
Gallup Land Parters to build new Energy Logistics Park near Gallup, NM

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Gallup, NM - Gallup Land Partners, LLC announced plans today to build the first integrated Energy Logistics Park in the state of New Mexico, to be located 5 miles northwest of Gallup, NM, with an immediate first phase to include development of a crude oil transload facility. The Gallup Energy Logistics Park is a 2000-acre master-planned business park anchored by a state-of-the-art crude oil transload facility;...
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