Cabinet Secretary Alicia J. Keyes was recently interviewed on the KUNM radio program Women’s Focus.
December 06, 2019
The New Mexico Partnership in conjunction with the State Economic Development Department has launched two new pages on its website that bring together commercial properties available for companies looking to grow or expand in New Mexico.
December 05, 2019
Company set to hire over 700 employees
December 04, 2019
The New Mexico Economic Development Department has pledged to invest $400,000 in a hemp production and processing business in Las Cruces that will help farmers grow the plant and then manufacture from its ingredients.
December 02, 2019
The New Mexico Economic Development Department's Outdoor Recreation Division has awarded the first-ever grants to business start-up organizations aimed at growing the outdoor economy.
November 25, 2019
New Mexico MainStreet (NMMS) and the New Mexico Economic Development Department has awarded $4 million for revitalization projects through the MainStreet Capital Outlay Public Infrastructure Program in 11 MainStreet communities: Alamogordo, Barelas, Belen, Farmington, Gallup, Las Vegas, Lovington, Raton, Roswell, Silver City, and Tucumcari.
November 08, 2019
The November 2019 Job Training Incentive Program (JTIP) has awarded almost $1.69 million to nine New Mexico companies. Additional trainees will earn an average of $25 per hour, with salaries ranging from $11.67 to $55 per hour.
November 08, 2019
A private equity venture fund, backed by the State of New Mexico, has finalized a significant investment in an innovative contact lens company that works closely with doctors to provide daily disposable lenses with a proprietary comfort coating. The investment by NMA Ventures into EveryDay Contacts is another example of how state with private-equity money is being used to build jobs and wealth in New Mexico with locally grown businesses.
November 01, 2019
The New Mexico Economic Development Department has named 15 people to serve on the advisory panel for the Outdoor Recreation Division. The group, which includes representatives from conservation, education, industry, and government, is charged with providing expertise and support, among other tasks, to the new office via monthly meetings and quarterly summits.
October 25, 2019
N.M. is one of five states adding their signatures to the Confluence Accords. Outdoor recreation leaders from Maine, Michigan, Nevada, New Mexico, and Virginia committed to advance the principles contained in the Outdoor Recreation Industry Confluence Accords, on behalf of their governors, at a signing ceremony yesterday. That brings the total number of states to an historic 13.
October 23, 2019
Santa Rosa MainStreet has graduated from the MainStreet Accelerator program and is now an accredited New Mexico MainStreet community.