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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available to Texas Small Businesses
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available to Texas Small Businesses

Small nonfarm businesses in 25 Texas counties and neighboring parishes in Louisiana are now eligible to apply for low‑interest federal disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration, announced Director Tanya N. Garfield of SBA’s Disaster Field Operations Center-West. These loans offset economic losses because of reduced revenues caused by drought in the following primary counties that began...

Allen EDC Promotes Amazing Job Growth for 2022
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Allen EDC Promotes Amazing Job Growth for 2022

Allen reported 8.3% year-over-year job growth in late 2022, 2.4% higher than Dallas-Fort Worth and 3.3% higher than the state of Texas. The secret? A long-held strategy for attracting quality employers who provide high-paying jobs, invest in lasting infrastructure, and offset the tax burden on Allen residents. Renewable energy brings new employers Texas has long...

Ericsson to Cut 750 Jobs in the U.S.
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Ericsson to Cut 750 Jobs in the U.S.

Ericsson has put employees on notice in North America over upcoming job cuts. Up to 750 people will be impacted by the layoffs set to take place later this year, Inside Towers reports. In February, Ericsson confirmed it’s cutting 8,500 jobs globally. A memo by the People Operations Team notes that from October 1, 2023, “all Ericsson US...

Dallas Startup Week 2023 Ignites the North Texas Entrepreneurial Scene
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Dallas Startup Week 2023 Ignites the North Texas Entrepreneurial Scene

Join Hall of Fame Cowboys Quarterback Troy Aikman, AOL Co-Founder Steve Case, Co-Founder of Next Door Nirav Tolia, Rapper turned Investor and Entrepreneur, Chamillionaire, Buzzballz CEO Merrilee Kick this September. Dallas Startup Week 2023, the largest entrepreneurial event in North Texas, organized by the 501 (c ) (3) non-profit, The DEC Network, is returning for...

Bounce Universe Is Offering Unique Water Slide Rentals In Murphy
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Bounce Universe Is Offering Unique Water Slide Rentals In Murphy

Bounce Universe is a prominent party rental company based in Murphy, Texas, committed to providing exceptional entertainment options for events of all sizes. Bounce Universe, a prominent party rental company based in Murphy, Texas, is delighted to announce their exhilarating water slide rentals, providing endless summer fun for residents and event organizers. With a commitment...

Balancing the Multi-Faceted Roles of Entrepreneurship
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Balancing the Multi-Faceted Roles of Entrepreneurship

In today’s rapidly evolving business landscape, entrepreneurship is more multifaceted than ever. Business owners find themselves juggling numerous roles, often pressured to become content creators or personal brands in addition to running their companies. The rise of social media and the digital economy has shifted expectations, placing an emphasis on visibility and online presence. It’s...

New CoreWeave data center facility in Plano, Texas.
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CoreWeave Opens New Texas Data Center to Expand Access to High-Performance GPUs

The investment represents a milestone in CoreWeave’s strategic expansion plan to meet the accelerating demand for premium computing power. CoreWeave, a specialized cloud provider of large-scale GPU-accelerated workloads, today announced a new data center facility in Plano, Texas, to be fully operational by December 31, 2023. The $1.6 billion data center is CoreWeave’s first facility in Texas and will support economic...

6 North Texas Companies Make Fortune’s Best Workplaces for Millennials List
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6 North Texas Companies Make Fortune’s Best Workplaces for Millennials List

The Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials list for 2023 has been released—and six Dallas-Fort Worth companies made the cut by providing “great work experiences” for the sought-after demo. Born between 1981 and 1996, millennials aren’t the dew-faced youngsters they once were. Now hitting ages between 27 and 42, they’ve been supplanted in the youth market...

Engineering Firm Westwood to Move HQ to Plano by Year End
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Engineering Firm Westwood to Move HQ to Plano by Year End

National multi-discipline engineering firm Westwood plans to relocate its headquarters to Plano by year’s end. The Minnesota-based firm has 1,600 employees across 27 offices nationwide. Of those, several hundred workers are already in the North Texas area, and the firm has seven offices alone in DFW.  Bryan Powell, chief operations officer of Westwood, said in an interview...

ExxonMobil Announces Acquisition of Plano’s Denbury
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ExxonMobil Announces Acquisition of Plano’s Denbury

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Denbury Inc. (NYSE: DEN), an experienced developer of carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCS) solutions and enhanced oil recovery. The acquisition is an all-stock transaction valued at $4.9 billion, or $89.45 per share based on ExxonMobil’s closing price on...