NMEDD Press Releases

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

Four Local Science & Tech Startups Receive Awards: Innovation Vouchers awarded to help early stage science and technology companies overcome business development barriers

October 03, 2019

New Mexico Economic Development Department (NMEDD) Office of Science and Technology announced that four New Mexico companies will receive Innovation Voucher Grants to help their businesses grow by covering eligible expenses at a state certified incubator, a business accelerator, or a state approved co-working space.

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State set to boost Outdoor Recreation with regional business incubators

October 03, 2019

In its first initiative to boost the outdoor recreation industry, the New Mexico Economic Development Department will be awarding up to $50,000 to business incubators that propose the best programs to assist early stage outdoor businesses.

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New Director of Outdoor Recreation will help build Outdoor economy

September 23, 2019

Axie Navas named Director of Outdoor Recreation

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Work Training Funds Support 123 New Jobs - Santa Rosa hemp company, Boeing among JTIP awardees

September 19, 2019

The state Economic Development Department has awarded 10 companies over $2 million to hire and train 123 new workers at businesses in Albuquerque, Clovis, Santa Rosa, and Santa Fe

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“Better Call Saul” contributes to media education Grants, Carlsbad, Farmington, Española benefit from Give Back

September 19, 2019

More than $600,000 has so far been paid to film and media education programs around New Mexico from production companies who do business in the state under a unique Give Back Program to boost workforce training, the New Mexico Film Office announced Tuesday. The latest contribution came in the amount of $68,000 fro

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Student design winners chosen for the State Ornament

September 16, 2019

The New Mexico Governor's Mansion Foundation and the New Mexico Film Office (NMFO) announced the winner of the design contest for New Mexico's popular official ornament.

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"The Minuteman" to film in New Mexico: Liam Neeson Stars in Border Drama

September 12, 2019

The feature film "The Minuteman," produced by Azil Productions, LLC, will begin principal photography in September in To’Hajilee, Albuquerque, Jemez Pueblo, Belen, and Rio Rancho, New Mexico State Film Office Director Todd Christensen announced today

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"Barb and Star Go To Vista Del Mar" films in New Mexico

September 05, 2019

New Mexico Film Office Director Todd Christensen announced that the Lionsgate feature film, “Barb and Star Go To Vista Del Mar,” recently completed principal photography in Albuquerque. The production employed approximately 150 New Mexico crew members and 180 New Mexico background actors.

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N.M. offers OZ incentive program

August 27, 2019

New Mexico offers bonus for Opportunity Zone investments

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