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NAAMREI Regional Manufacturing Summit – January 29, 2015

NAAMREI Regional Manufacturing Summit January 29, 2015 7:45am – 3:00pm Location:  Texas State Technical College University Center Building 2424 Boxwood, Harlingen, TX 78550  Agenda  7:45am – 8:30am:      Registration & Breakfast  8:30am – 9:00am:      Welcome—Carlos Margo, Associate Dean, South Texas College Office of Industry Training and Economic Development and Executive Director…

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Bert Ogden Motors Receives Development Incentive Check

Bert Ogden Dealership in Harlingen Receives Development Funds Harlingen, Texas – January 26, 2015 - Harlingen Economic Development Corporation, Inc. Board President, Mr. Bob Dunkin, presented Bert Ogden owners Bob and Janet Vackar with a development incentive check in the amount of $200,000 on Friday, January 23, 2015. The money…

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Texas Business Conference in South Padre Island

Commissioner Andrade is hosting a special two-day Texas Business Conference in South Padre Island to kick off this year’s conference series on January 15th and 16th. The South Padre Island conference is a regional conference – so we invite the entire RGV business community to attend – and geared towards employers,…

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Harlingen Chosen for New Hospital

Dave Ralph Public Information Officer City of Harlingen Office (956) 216-5030 Cell (956) 873-4629 JULY 3, 2014 ATTENTION ALL NEWS MEDIA FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PHOTOS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST HARLINGEN CHOSEN FOR NEW HOSPITAL A 72-bed psychiatric hospital under management by Strategic Behavioral Health LLC will break ground for construction late this…

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Harlingen Attracts New Employer And Up To 1000 New Jobs

New Qualfon contact center expected to open this year Harlingen, TX – April 1, 2014 The City of Harlingen and Harlingen Economic Development Corporation announced today that Qualfon, a leading global business process outsourcing (BPO) and call center service provider from Monterrey, NL, Mexico, will be opening a new contact…

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SBA to host Small Business Resource Expo

Subject: SBA to Host Small Business Resource EXPO                           News Release SBA to Host Small Business Resource EXPO -An Entrepreneurs’ One-Stop-Shop- HARLINGEN, TX – On Friday, September 13, 2013 the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will host a FREE Small Business Resource EXPO specifically organized to help small business owners…

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