News Archive: March, 2018

30 Mar, 2018

The City of El Paso’s economic development department is looking for a new home

The City of El Paso’s economic development department's move to a new location will further align the City’s economic development efforts with key community partners, such as the Borderplex Alliance.
27 Mar, 2018

Business community in Borderland keeping close eye on Mexican presidential election

Mexicans will head to the polls on July 1 to elect a new president, and the stakes are high for those on both sides of the border.
26 Mar, 2018

Next big thing in retail: Entertainment

For six years, retailers, brokers, developers and financiers from around the country have convened in El Paso to discuss the latest topics in retail at the West Texas Idea Exchange.
23 Mar, 2018

Borderplex Invited to Help Name El Paso’s New Soccer Team

Today the Name the Team Contest begins for the El Paso United Soccer League (USL) team which will debut in 2019.
19 Mar, 2018

Microsoft confirms selection of El Paso

“I’m excited to be part of the TechSpark initiative in El Paso,” Jonathan Childress, the TechSpark Texas manager, said in a statement.
12 Mar, 2018

Microsoft considers El Paso for TechSpark program

Microsoft president Brad Smith is scheduled to visit El Paso next week to give a talk on artificial intelligence. But his visit may signal a larger commitment to the Sun City by the tech giant.
11 Mar, 2018

NY grad trades Wall Street for El Paso coffee shop; Coldwell Banker’s top agent honored

El Paso business people news at Farenheit 180, Coldwell Banker, Las Palmas Medical Center, Borderplex Alliance, more
10 Mar, 2018

National statistic reveals popularity of jobs in the Borderland

Borderplex CEO Jon Barela said even though there are low occupation numbers for certain jobs in El Paso, the organization tries to provide jobs that will offer the maximum benefit.
9 Mar, 2018

El Paso looks to gain exposure at SXSW in Austin

El Paso’s exhibition is called “Two Cities, Two States, One Region.” The city of El Paso, El Paso County, city of Las Cruces, Borderplex Alliance and Destination El Paso will be participating in the 2018 SXSW Trade Show that takes place March 11-14.