NMEDD Press Releases - January 2017

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

Governor Susana Martinez Announces El Pinto Foods Growing to Create up to 25 New Jobs $7 Million Investment to Support 5,000-sq.ft. Expansion

January 31, 2017

Albuquerque, NM - Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced that El Pinto Foods will invest $7 million to expand its manufacturing facilities to more than 6,200 square feet, creating 25 new jobs to meet increasing demand.

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Governor Susana Martinez Announces 103 New Jobs in Dona Ana County

January 23, 2017

Berino, NM – Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced the creation of 103 new jobs in Dona Ana County. Wholesome Valley Foods will create 90 jobs with the renovation of the abandoned egg processing facility in Berino and New Mexico Greenhouse Holdings will create 13 new jobs with the expansion of their New Mexico operations in Mesilla Park. New Mexico beat out Colorado for New Mexico Greenhouse Holdings expansion.

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JTIP Board Awards $5,508,733.05 in the 4th Quarter of 2016, for 698 Jobs

January 19, 2017

SANTA FE, NM - Today, the New Mexico Economic Development Department announced that the Job Training Incentive Program (JTIP) board approved $5,508,733.05 to help 36 New Mexico companies expand their workforce, adding 698 jobs across the state, as well as upskills training for 3 existing employees through the Step-Up incumbent worker training program, and 3 internships.

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Governor Susana Martinez Welcomes International Manufacturer to NM with up to 175 New Jobs $36 Million Investment will Support more than 60,000 Square-Foot Expansion

January 12, 2017

Belen, NM - Today, Governor Susana Martinez welcomed international manufacturer Keter Plastics to Belen with up to 175 new jobs. The company will invest $36 million to renovate and expand an existing facility. New Mexico beat out California, Arizona, and Nevada for the expansion. The new positions will include manufacturing and production, technicians, engineers, managers, and others.

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Governor Susana Martinez Announces 70 New Manufacturing Jobs in Roswell Leading aircraft refurbishing company to expand

January 09, 2017

Roswell, N.M. - Today, Governor Martinez announced that Dean Baldwin Aircraft Painting, one of the leading aircraft refurbishing companies in the nation, will be renovating their 165,000 square-foot facility at the Roswell International Airport, creating up to 70 new manufacturing jobs.

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