Wage & Fringe Benefits Survey Completed

November 6th, 2017|

The Conroe Area Wage & Fringe Benefits Survey was sponsored by the Greater Conroe Economic Development Council and the Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce.  The survey was conducted through Qualtrics software and hosted by the […]

BAUER-Pileco Official Groundbreaking Ceremony

November 6th, 2017|

BAUER-Pileco, Inc., currently with offices in Conroe and The Woodlands, held their official groundbreaking on October 2 for their new $10 million facility in Conroe Park North. When completed, the 78,000 square foot facility on […]

Community Economic Development Award

November 6th, 2017|

The City of Conroe, the Greater Conroe Economic Development Council (GCEDC), and Industrial Components of Texas, LLC (ICOTEX) were the recipients of the Community Economic Development Award (CEDA) by the Texas Economic Development Council (TEDC). […]

FedEx Freight Distribution Center Planned for Conroe Park North

November 6th, 2017|

FedEx Freight is the latest company to announce a project located in Conroe Park North. The company has entered into a lease agreement for a new distribution service center that plans to open by the […]

Experienced Marketing Coordinator to help Tell the Story of Conroe

November 3rd, 2017|

The Greater Conroe Economic Development Council (GCEDC) has added Ranee Banks in the role of Marketing Coordinator. Banks will help oversee the organization’s efforts in promoting and branding Conroe as a premier destination to do […]

Fred Welch Departs Conroe EDC; Danielle Scheiner Named Interim Director

November 3rd, 2017|

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Fred Welch, who served as executive director for the Greater Conroe Economic Development Council (GCEDC) and Conroe Industrial […]

Conroe, Texas? The fastest growing city in the United States?

October 19th, 2017|

Yes, you read that right. Conroe, Texas is officially the fastest growing city in America!

Take a quick tour of the city and learn why by clicking Here.


Conroe Economic Development Council joins Governor’s Office to Support BioTexas

July 18th, 2017|

The Conroe Economic Development Council (Conroe EDC) helped demonstrate Conroe’s and Texas’ commitment to recruit and develop research and innovation industries by showing off a statewide BioTexas initiative during the 2017 Bio International Convention in […]

International Business Event Welcomes Largest Ever US Delegation

April 4th, 2017|

An international event celebrating the business links between Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Houston has marked its landmark fifth anniversary this month by welcoming its largest ever international delegation.

The fifth annual Aberdeen-Houston Gateway, attended by the GCEDC’s […]

336 Marketplace Build-Out Continues in Conroe

March 27th, 2017|


Construction on 336 Marketplace—a 700,000-square-foot retail development by Fidelis Realty Partners in the Grand Central Park master-planned community—is nearing completion, and the first retailers are due to open by the end of […]