Economic Development News

  1. Irving Rated 7th Most Livable City in U.S. (Yahoo News/SmartAsset)
  2. Texican Court Named in USA Today's "Ten Bucket-List Hotels in the Dallas Area Worth Traveling For" (Irving Chamber)
  3. Medical City Las Colinas Earns "A" Safety Grade (Irving Chamber/Preston Hollow People)
  4. Irving outlines city trails, parks projects as part of $204M master plan (Community Impact Newspaper)
  5. Irving Middle Schoolers Build Prosthetic Arm for Fellow Student Who Plays Cello (NBC 5)
  6. Tech firm Gartner expands Irving office (Dallas Morning News)
  7. Baylor Scott & White Medical Center-Irving unveils renovated lobby, expanded medical services (Community Impact Newspaper)
  8. The Westin DFW Airport shows off new look (Dallas Business Journal)
  9. University of Dallas Makes New List of Top 10 Schools in Texas (CultureMap Dallas)
  10. Gift of Life Honors McKesson as Corporate Partner (Irving Chamber)
  11. Governor Abbott Announces Expansion of Microsoft Regional Hub in Irving (Texas Governor's Office)
  12. Irving ISD to Open Collegiate Academy in August 2020 (Irving Chamber)
  13. U.S. Chamber Awards Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce with 5-Star Accreditation (Irving Chamber)
  14. Astura Medical Announces New Headquarters in Irving, Texas (Ortho Spine News)
  15. Microsoft plans to add up to 575 jobs at Irving campus
  16. Atos Unveils North American Google Cloud Artificial Intelligence Lab (Marketing Technology Insights)
  17. University of Dallas Receives Marks of Excellence (Irving Chamber)
  18. Home Base For Corporate Headquarters (Business Facilities Magazine)
  19. Irving Golf Club is ‘Ace’ for City, North Texas Area (NRPA)
  20. North Texas Legislators Discuss the Future of Transportation at Irving Summit (Irving Chamber)
  21. Irving’s Next Act Springs to Life (DCEO Magazine)
  22. Hidden Mecca of International Restaurants Sits in Dallas’ Shadow (Paper City Magazine)
  23. Varidesk's flexible office campus in Las Colinas is nearly filled (Dallas Morning News)
  24. Decades-old Irving shopping center gets a reboot with renovations (Dallas Morning News)
  25. Stylish coffee shop Pax & Beneficia has opened in Las Colinas (Dallas Morning News)
  26. Keep Irving Beautiful Honored by State of Texas Alliance for Recycling (Irving Chamber)
  27. New lakeside apartments being built in Irving's Las Colinas community (Dallas Morning News)
  28. Irving-based cancer research firm Caris Life Sciences to add 500 jobs, develop new corporate park (Dallas Morning News)
  29. Pioneer Natural Resources' New Irving Headquarters Headed for Fall Opening (Dallas Morning News)
  30. New Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition of Billie Holiday’s to Kick Off at Irving Arts Center (Smithsonian Magazine)
  31. Developer JPI kicks off its 11th Las Colinas apartment project (Dallas Morning News)
  32. Cushman & Wakefield Tapped for HQ at $1B Dallas Campus (Commercial Property Executive)
  33. Irving-Based 5’s Rapid Growth Continues, Named to Inc. 5000 for 4th Year in a Row (Irving Chamber)
  34. MainStage 222 Opens Doors Early With 'Live Blues Revue' (Broadway World)
  35. Keep Irving Beautiful Presents Annual Awards Local Community Members, Groups Honored in Ten Categories (Irving Chamber)
  36. Big Jumps, Big Eats, Big Fun with Big Air Jumping into Las Colinas, Texas (Irving Chamber)
  37. Mainstage Irving-Las Colinas to Move to New Heritage District Home (Irving Chamber/Theater Jones)
  38. The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory Ranked as Top Concert Amphitheater in the United States, Second Globally (Irving Chamber)
  39. Irving Named Top 10 Best Cities for Renters in 2019 (Irving Chamber)
  40. First look: Turning former Zales office campus in Las Colinas into new flexible workplace (Dallas Morning News)
  41. The hardest-working cities in America are mostly in Texas, study says (Austin American-Statesman)
  42. Welcome Home to Westin Irving Convention Center
  43. Redo adds more horse power to Las Colinas' landmark Williams Square (Dallas Morning News)
  44. Southern-Fried Honky-Tonk, Mama Tried, Two-Steps into Toyota Music Factory Later this Summer
  45. Study: DFW ranks high among U.S. cities with most $100K-plus jobs available (Dallas Business Journal)
  46. Mortgage company opens regional office in Irving, moves employees from Dallas (Dallas Business Journal)
  47. Toyota Music Factory: Look What is New!
  48. Irving Is 2019's 17th Best Large City to Start a Business (WalletHub)
  49. Moody's Reports Allstate Expansion Adds Fuel to Irving Economy (Moody's)
  50. Irving's New Westin Convention Hotel Opens for Business (Irving Chamber)
  51. Medical City Las Colinas to Open Expanded Emergency Department (Irving Chamber)
  52. Irving Partners with Rubicon for 'Smart' Collection Pilot (Irving Chamber)
  53. Brian Tyler Becomes McKesson’s New CEO (Business Wire)
  54. Las Colinas, Dallas' northern 'burbs won the race for office tenants in the first quarter (Dallas Morning News)
  55. New axe-throwing place hacks into Irving's Toyota Music Factory (CultureMap Dallas)
  56. Commercial Growth, Good for Irving
  57. Envoy Partnership Takes Irving ISD Aviation Program to New Heights (Irving Chamber)
  58. Dallas Finally Has a Booming Healthy Restaurant Scene — Here Are Our Favorites (Dallas Observer)
  59. Irving, Las Colinas lauded by Gov. Greg Abbott as Texas wins award for business (Dallas Morning News)
  60. Irving Named in Top 25 Most Affordable Cities to Live and Work in 2019 (Business Student)
  61. Irving ranked No. 5 smartest city in Texas (All Home Connections)
  62. Irving Is 2019’s Third Hardest-Working City in America (WalletHub)
  63. Flowserve Seals Deal to Expand its HQ in Irving, TX, Add Jobs (Dallas Business Journal)
  64. Las Colinas Bags a Big, Fat WeWork Lease (D Magazine)
  65. The Westin Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas Opens Soon (Hospitality Net)
  66. Share Tank Connects Irving Nonprofits with Local Business Leaders
  67. Irving-based Nexstar to become nation's largest TV station operator with $6.4 billion deal (Irving Chamber/Dallas Morning News)
  68. The Westin Irving Convention Center Prepares for February Debut (Meetings & Conventions)
  69. Medical City Las Colinas Earns "A" Grade in New Patient Safety Ranking (Irving Chamber/Dallas Morning News)
  70. Hidden Ridge: Verizon’s $1B, 5G-Enabled Development Rises From its Ranching Roots (Dallas Innovates)
  71. Main Street Plaza Project Construction Begins
  72. Growing software management firm relocates to Irving to attract more talent (Dallas Business Journal)
  73. Dallas Fort Worth International Airport to add gates (Dallas Business Journal)
  74. Varidesk Buys Former Zales Office Building in Irving (CoStar)