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.

AEDC awards MED-LOGICS $35,000
May 31, 2017

Members of the Athens Economic Development Corporation's Board of Directors, Maurice Cox and John Trent, along with AEDC’s Executive Director Lisa Denton presented Rod and Betty Ross of MED-LOGICS, Inc. with an operations incentive check of $35,000 on Tuesday, May 30.

AEDC hires Business Development & Marketing Director
Apr 28, 2017

The Athens Economic Development Corporation is pleased to welcome Sherri Skeeters as the newest member to its team. Mrs. Skeeters has been hired to serve as AEDC's Business Development and Marketing Director.