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.

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NM Partnership

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

Featured News

16 NM MainStreet Programs Receive Accreditation from National Main Street Center

25 Jul, 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.

Latest News

David Perez, Founder & CEO of Seamless Medical Systems speaks about how the New Mexico Angel Tax Credit helps his business
18 Jul, 2016
With the busy summer travel season upon us, tourist can travel New Mexico’s historic and scenic byways and see some of the most iconic architecture in the country.
12 Jul, 2016
California Business Recruiting Trip Leads PCM to Better Business Climate in NM
28 Jun, 2016
Caveman Coffee Co-owners Lacie Mackey and Tait Fletcher discuss their experience with the New Mexico Economic Development Department’s Job Training Incentive Program
20 Jun, 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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