NMEDD Press Releases - December 2020

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

EDD Sets Groundwork for Economic Recovery with 2020 Initiatives Across the State

December 29, 2020

SANTA FE, N.M. – From global manufacturing and biosciences, to outdoor recreation and film production, the Economic Development Department (EDD) set the foundation for long-term job growth in 2020, putting New Mexico on the path to sustainable recovery, Cabinet Secretary Alicia J. Keyes said today.

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December Job Training Funds Announced

December 21, 2020

SANTA FE, N.M. – The Job Training Incentive Program (JTIP) Board approved funding for eight businesses in support of a total of 87 employees in December, (71 trainees and 17 interns), Economic Development Department Cabinet Secretary Alicia J. Keyes announced today.

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Economic Development Releases Latest Economic Data for all 33 Counties

December 18, 2020

SANTA FE, N.M. – The Economic Development Department has published the most recent series of county economic reports with detailed economic and employment data for all of the 33 counties as well as a statewide snapshot, Cabinet Secretary Alicia J. Keyes said today.

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SpinLaunch Plans Major Expansion at Spaceport America

December 15, 2020

SPACEPORT AMERICA, N.M. - A company that is developing and testing a mass accelerator with the aim of launching satellites into space orbit, using kinetic energy instead of rockets, is expanding at New Mexico’s Spaceport America, Cabinet Secretary Alicia J. Keyes announced today.

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New Mexico MainStreet Director Daniel Gutierrez Elected to Main Street America’s Leadership Council

December 15, 2020

Santa Fe, N.M. – New Mexico MainStreet (NMMS) Director Daniel Gutierrez was elected to Main Street America’s Leadership Council on Dec. 10, 2020. The Council consists of eight elected Coordinating Program members and one Main Street Design professional who each serve three-year terms; the Council serves as a liaison between Main Street America’s Coordinating Programs and the National Main Street Center (NMSC). Council members provide insight, advice, and guidance regarding the Main Street program and the overall Main Street movement.

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Webinar: Grants for U.S. Small Businesses to Sell Overseas

December 11, 2020

SANTA FE, N.M. – U.S. Small Business Administration in partnership with the New Mexico Economic Development Department is presenting a webinar on Dec. 15, 2020 that will help businesses learn how to increase revenue and profits by tapping into overseas markets.

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NTx set to Launch Major Expansion in New Mexico STEM employer will add 116 jobs with LEDA assistance

December 10, 2020

RIO RANCHO, N.M. - A home-grown biosciences company that can make New Mexico a leader in the development and manufacturing of life-saving medicines will receive state economic assistance as it expands into a new research and production center, Economic Development Cabinet Secretary Alicia J. Keyes announced today.

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Third Asian Manufacturing Company Opening in New Mexico’s Border Zone

December 07, 2020

SANTA TERESA, N.M. - New Mexico Economic Development Department (EDD) Secretary Alicia J. Keyes announced today that a third Taiwanese company has decided to locate a manufacturing operation to the Santa Teresa Border Zone in Southern New Mexico.

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