NMEDD Press Releases - December 2016

Cabinet Secretary Alicia J. Keyes was recently interviewed on the KUNM radio program Women’s Focus.

New Mexico MainStreet Program Receives National Reaccreditation

December 19, 2016

Santa Fe, N.M. - The New Mexico Economic Development Department (NMEDD) announced today that the New Mexico MainStreet program has been reaccredited and licensed through the National Main Street Center, Inc. for 2017.

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New Mexico Economic Development Department Congratulates NMIDEA Annual Award Recipients

December 13, 2016

Santa Fe, N.M. - The New Mexico Economic Development Department congratulates the recipients of New Mexico IDEA's (NMIDEA) annual awards. NMIDEA is a 37-year-old association of economic developers, city officials and development related executives interested in and working toward the promotion of New Mexico. Each year NMIDEA recognizes individuals for their outstanding contribution and tireless efforts on behalf of the association, their communities and the State of New Mexico.

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Governor Susana Martinez Announces Massive Expansion of Las Cruces Warehouse and Distribution Company

December 05, 2016

Santa Teresa, NM - Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced the massive expansion of a homegrown warehouse and distribution company. Valley Cold Storage and Transportation, which ships goods in New Mexico and Texas, will invest $14 million to build a new 105,000 square-foot facility and create up to 33 jobs -- tripling their current workforce. New Mexico beat out Texas for the expansion.

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Secretary Designate Geisel Attends Public Dedication of Healing Waters Plaza

December 04, 2016

TRUTH OR CONCEQUENCES, NM - Today, New Mexico Economic Development Cabinet Secretary Designate Matt Geisel attended a public dedication and ribbon cutting for the Healing Waters Plaza Project in Truth or Consequences. With the aid of New Mexico MainStreet funding, the Healing Waters Plaza project has transformed a former vacant lot in the downtown area into a vibrant civic space to reflect the unique character of Truth or Consequences and strengthen their economic environment.

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