City of Heath recognizes local businesses

(HEATH, TX – Nov 8, 2015) The first week of November was fun and busy as City of Heath leaders joined local businesses for Grand Openings and Holiday celebrations. Here’s a photo recap of the activities. Watch for more to come as Heath grows in the right way. And if you want to share your […]

Rockwall company challenges the corporate community

ROCKWALL,TX. (June 25, 2015) The top executive of a Rockwall-based manufacturing company is issuing a challenge to local businesses that he says will not only benefit local charitable organizations, but also build a closer corporate community. Jeff Kilpatrick, President and CEO of Whitmore, suggests that if more local companies and their employees engage in fun, […]

Head to Rockwall Technology Park for ‘Take A Walk in the Park Day’

(ROCKWALL, TX – March 27, 2015) In an effort to encourage health and wellness and the use of the sidewalk loop in the Rockwall Technology Park, the Rockwall Economic Development Corporation has extended an invitation to everyone to come “Take a Walk in the Park.” Did you know that to walk around Phase 1 of […]

Rockwall EDC announces new Board of Directors

(ROCKWALL, TX – March 26, 2015) Dale Cherry and Matthew Nielsen have been appointed to serve on the Rockwall Economic Development Corporation‘s Board of Directors. “It’s our privilege to welcome Dale Cherry and Matthew Nielsen to the Rockwall EDC Board of Directors,” said Sheri Franza, REDC president and chief executive officer. “They both bring a […]

#ShopRockwall this holiday season

ROCKWALL, TX (Nov. 19, 2014) With the holidays right around the corner, the biggest shopping season of the year is upon us and #ShopRockwall is fully underway. Before fighting the traffic and heading to overcrowded malls, check out what Rockwall has to offer. “Local business is one reason why our great city continues to thrive,” […]

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 […]

Rockwall EDC appoints new Chairman of the Board

ROCKWALL, TX (March 12, 2014) The Rockwall Economic Development Corporation has announced the appointment of Chip Imrie as Chairman of the Board.  Imrie is a resident of Rockwall and has been a member of the board since 2010, having previously served as Vice Chairman and Secretary, as well as Chairman of the Prospects Committee. “Chip […]

Rockwall Technology Park welcomes Nolan Power Group

Rockwall Technology Park welcomes Nolan Power Group

Regional headquarters bring 25 new jobs (Rockwall) June 17, 2013 –  The Rockwall Economic Development Corporation announces the recent addition of Nolan Power Group to the Rockwall Technology Park. Nolan Power Group offers products, PM and installation service, testing and engineering service for the industrial, utility, commercial, telecommunication, distributors and OEM/Packager sectors. The 20,000 SF […]

Bimbo Bakeries to build $75M facility in Rockwall Technology Park

(Rockwall) May 11, 2012 – The Rockwall Economic Development Corporation has brought another great deal to Rockwall with Bimbo Bakeries USA, the largest bakery company in the USA. Bimbo will build a 300,000‐square‐foot bakery facility in the Rockwall Technology Park. The facility will be located between Discovery Boulevard, Data Drive and Springer Road in Phase II of the […]

Groundbreaking for Hatfield and Company at Rockwall Technology Park

UPDATE: June 6, 2012 – Thanks to Suzie Bell and the Rockwall EDC for sharing this photo (left) of the Hatfield & Company construction progress in Rockwall Technology Park. GROUNDBREAKING STORY: The Rockwall Economic Development Corporation hosted a groundbreaking ceremony welcoming Hatfield and Company to the Rockwall Technology Park on Feb. 27. Hatfield and Company is relocating their […]