Cabinet Secretary Alicia J. Keyes was recently interviewed on the KUNM radio program Women’s Focus.
November 24, 2015
Santa Fe, NM - New Mexico FundIt, a program for communities to identify funding opportunities in one centralized location to help with their job creation efforts and assist small business development, is currently calling for projects for review during its upcoming meeting December 8, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., at WESST Enterprise Center located at 609 Broadway Blvd. NE Albuquerque, NM 87102. FundIt, brings local, state and federal funding agencies together to analyze and compare proposals for capital projects.
November 20, 2015
Las Cruces, NM - The New Mexico Economic Development Department's (NMEDD) Job Training Incentive Program Director (JTIP), Sara Haring, was recently honored for her outstanding economic development achievements by New Mexico IDEA. The award was presented at the organization's annual meeting in Las Cruces where they presented several achievement awards to individuals recognizing their stellar achievements in economic development.
November 16, 2015
Clovis, NM - Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced that Southwest Cheese will expand in Clovis, creating more than 50 new high-paying jobs. Southwest Cheese will increase its operational capacity by 30 percent as part of the expansion, and these new jobs will have an average compensation of $62,000, including benefits.
November 10, 2015
Albuquerque, NM - Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced that National American University (NAU) has chosen Albuquerque as a location for its Distance Learning National Operations Center. NAU will hire 30 to 50 workers immediately, and add approximately 50 employees every few months, creating up to 300 new jobs over the next few years. The news comes just a day after the Governor announced 300 new high-tech jobs in Albuquerque.
November 09, 2015
Albuquerque, NM — Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced that Skorpios Technologies Inc., a high-tech manufacturer of photonic integrated circuits, will expand in Albuquerque and create up to 300 jobs over the next few years. These positions include high-tech engineering and manufacturing roles, with an average salary of more than $60,000, and ranging all the way up to $150,000.
November 04, 2015
Santa Fe, NM – The New Mexico Economic Development Department’s Job Training Incentive Program (JTIP) Board approved $1,659,391.43 in funding for seven companies to create 360 jobs in October. The next JTIP meeting will be Friday, November 20 at 9 a.m. in the Joseph M. Montoya Bid Room located at 1100 S. St. Francis Drive Santa Fe, NM.
November 03, 2015
Jal, NM - Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced CIG Logistics is building a state-of-the-art transloading facility in Jal for the movement of products for the energy industry by rail. CIG is investing $18 million in capital expenditures and creating 20 high-wage jobs in the region.
November 02, 2015
Santa Fe, NM - New Mexico MainStreet, a program of the New Mexico Economic Development Department, announces, MainStreet de Las Vegas and Tucumcari MainStreet were selected for the second round of "Great Blocks on MainStreet," award. Both communities will renovate and reinvigorate historical railroad districts and support other significant work taking place in their MainStreet districts. They will receive $50,000 worth of services from a team of landscape architects, architects and design professionals to revitalize a section within their MainStreet and Arts & Cultural District.