Rockwall Economic Development Corporation welcomes new Board Directors, elects officers

Rockwall Economic Development Corporation welcomes new Board Directors, elects officers

ROCKWALL, TX, Jan. 15, 2021 – The Rockwall Economic Development Corporation (REDC) welcomes Rockwall residents Carin Brock, Eric Burress and Justin Lee to serve on the Board of Directors for the organization. Brock, Burress, and Lee were appointed by the Rockwall City Council near the end of 2020 and have replaced Dale Cherry, Gary Bunch […]

Register now for 2020 Rockwall Virtual Job Fair, happening online Sept. 18

Register now for 2020 Rockwall Virtual Job Fair, happening online Sept. 18

ROCKWALL, TX (September 8, 2020) With the coronavirus pandemic still a concern and the health and safety of our partners always a top priority, the Rockwall Economic Development Corporation is taking this year’s Rockwall Job Fair online. The 2020 Rockwall Virtual Job Fair brings some of the best employers in Rockwall together with the best […]

Job seekers: Register now for Rockwall’s VIRTUAL Job Fair

Job seekers: Register now for Rockwall’s VIRTUAL Job Fair

ROCKWALL, TX (August 10, 2020) Rockwall Economic Development Corporation will host its 4th Annual Job Fair in virtual format, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18. The event is FREE for all job seekers, but participants must register in advance. Resumes are also required to register. Gone Digital With the coronavirus pandemic still […]

REDC Holds Appreciation Celebration for Employees of Rockwall Industries

Three companies honored for great efforts to the local business community (ROCKWALL COUNTY – May 22, 2019) The Rockwall Economic Development Corporation (REDC) held their Rockwall Employee Appreciation Event at Southern Junction where nearly 300 attendees, representing 14 primary employers took part in the event. As part of the celebration, the REDC recognized three companies […]

Rockwall Economic Development Insights: Home-grown talent is the best asset for employers

Rockwall Economic Development Insights: Home-grown talent is the best asset for employers

(ROCKWALL, TX – June 23, 2016) Education is a great investment for our cities, our state and our nation – an investment that produces benefits for taxpayers, for businesses and, most importantly, for our kids. Innovative efforts are being led by businesses and schools in Rockwall to help students get ready for the workforce, and […]

Rockwall EDC celebrates 20 years

Rockwall EDC celebrates 20 years

Economic Development Insight (ROCKWALL, TX – May 3, 2016) The Rockwall Economic Development Corporation is celebrating 20 years of bolstering the development, expansion and relocation of new and existing businesses to Rockwall. In an effort to recognize and congratulate new companies that are coming to town and existing enterprises that are expanding, the Rockwall Economic […]

Sheri Franza, Rockwall EDC president, speaks at Texas Women in Economic Development Conference

‘Power of the Purse’ initiative provides handbags for women’s shelter (ROCKWALL, TX – April 25, 2016) Sheri Franza, President and CEO of Rockwall Economic Development Corporation, was among the expert guest panelists to speak at the “See Jane Run 2016” Texas Women in Economic Development Conference April 19-20. The annual event, which was presented by […]

Save the date: Rockwall Country Fair June 14

ROCKWALL, TX (April 8, 2014)  Save the date for Rockwall’s Country Fair, presented by Rockwall Soroptimist with support from the Rockwall Economic Development Corporation, 4 to 11 p.m. Saturday, June 14 at Rockwall Technology Park, 2610 Observation Trail. Enjoy a Chili Cook Off, bluegrass music, silent and live auctions, Diamond Dig, dancing cloggers, Cow Patty […]

Showcasing Rockwall: It’s Just Better Here (VIDEO)

Showcasing Rockwall: It’s Just Better Here (VIDEO)

UPDATE: ROCKWALL – IT’S EPIC! (Rockwall) August 29, 2013 –  This is the 8 minute video that the Rockwall Economic Development Corporation premiered at North Texas Commercial Real Estate Expo at the Sheraton Downtown Dallas last night. REDC thanks  filmmaker Brian Akin for capturing Rockwall in this outstanding representation. Rockwall is everything you’ve ever wanted. We […]

Economic outlook strong for family-friendly, business-friendly Rockwall

Economic development through tourism Summer is in full swing in Rockwall and our businesses are rolling out the red carpet to welcome the thousands that visit  the Harbor and other hot spots in Rockwall every year. Rockwall is a vacation destination year round, but we experience a surge of vacationers and “staycationers” during the summer months and they make a tremendous impact on our sales tax revenue. […]