NM Economic Development
Programs for Business

We have developed special programs to help grow business in New Mexico. Many businesses have benefited by leveraging the power of our programs and we welcome any questions you may have.

Expanding or Relocating?

NM Partnership

The New Mexico Partnership is a hand-picked group of specialists available to assist businesses with relocation and site selection.

Featured News

Solaro Energy Owner Speaks About the Job Training Incentive Program, NM’s Pro-Business Climate

22 Aug, 2016
Solaro Energy Owner Dennis Grubb Explains How the Job Training Incentive Program Helped his Company Expand its Workforce and Speaks About NM's Pro-Business Climate

Latest News

Manufacturer of candy and cough drops relocates to Village of Santa Clara, Creates 10 jobs
15 Aug, 2016
Brian O’Mara, Safelite AutoGlass VP of Client Service Delivery, speaks about the Job Training Incentive Program and the factors that led Safelite to expand to Rio Rancho, New Mexico.
8 Aug, 2016
16 New Mexico MainStreet communities received accreditation from the National Main Street Center for their success in demonstrating high-capacity results in preserving historic sites and revitalizing their communities.
25 Jul, 2016
David Perez, Founder & CEO of Seamless Medical Systems speaks about how the New Mexico Angel Tax Credit helps his business
18 Jul, 2016

Message from Cabinet Secretary Jon Barela

Jon Barela is the Cabinet Secretary for the New Mexico Economic Development Department. He was appointed by Governor Susana Martinez in 2010 and unanimously confirmed by the state Senate. In 2015, he was reappointed by Governor Martinez and unanimously reconfirmed.

Under Secretary Barela’s leadership, private-sector job growth has reached its highest level in nearly a decade, New Mexico’s unemployment rate has dropped 2.5 percentage points. New Mexico has moved from 50th in job growth in 2011 to the top 20 in private-sector job creation.

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