AEDC named Merit Recognition Awardee for the 2017 CEDA
Oct 19, 2017

Athens Economic Development Corporation was recognized this week at Texas Economic Development Council’s annual meeting in Houston, earning Merit Recognition for the 2017 Community Economic Development Awards.

AEDC recognizes long-standing board of directors Jess Laird, Maurice Cox
Oct 2, 2017

Athens Economic Development Corporation recognized long-standing, outgoing Board President Jess Laird and director Maurice Cox for their service on the board at its annual meeting on September 29. Senator Nichols and Representative Lance Gooden presented Laird and Cox with a Texas flag flown over the state Capitol.

Athens named a 2017 Community Economic Development Award Winner
Sep 15, 2017

The Southern Economic Development Council (SEDC) has announced the recipients of its annual Community Economic Development Awards (CEDA). Athens Economic Development Corporation submitted a process which transformed the loss of a biotech operation into an opportunity for growth and investment.

Take Charge of Business at the Texas Business Conference in Athens
Jul 5, 2017

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) invites Athens–area employers, human resource professionals, business owners and managers to attend the Texas Business Conference employment law update on July 21 at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center.

AEDC receives Economic Excellence recognition by Texas Economic Development Council
Jun 12, 2017

For the second year in a row, the Athens Economic Development Corporation has been recognized for Economic Excellence by the Texas Economic Development Council. The 2016 recipients were announced last week at the TEDC’s Mid-Year Conference in Plano.