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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Boeing snaps up more space at Legacy West

Boeing is doubling the size of its lease at Legacy West in Plano. Less than a year after moving its global services division headquarters to Legacy West, Boeing is expanding to take advantage of Dallas-Fort Worth’s labor pool and make room for i...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Virginia engineering firm expands to Texas with Plano location

A Virginia-based engineering firm is expanding to Texas with a new office in Plano.Timmons Group is based in Richmond and has been in business since 1953.The company has more than a dozen offices in 10 states.Timmons has rented almost 6,000 square feet in...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Boeing's Plano-based division announces deals totaling nearly $1B in value

The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced several service orders at the Singapore Airshow on Tuesday that, put together, total more than $900 million in value, the company said.To take a look at what companies the aerospace manufacturer made deals with, check o...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

JPMorgan Chase to raise wages and invest in U.S. with

Financial giant JPMorgan Chase will make a $20 billion, five-year investment in its U.S. business, including raising some wages and opening new branches, after massive changes to the corporate tax code that are expected to save the bank $4 billion this ye...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

WeWork is doubling down on Plano with new shared office location

Shared workspace provider WeWork is bumping up its game in Plano with a second major location.The New York-based co-working company is renting another 60,000 square feet of space near the northeast corner of Legacy Drive and the Dallas North Tollway. The ...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Boeing Selects Plano for Global Services Headquarters

PLANO, Texas, April 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] has selected a site in Plano, Texas, for the headquarters of its new Global Services business unit, which will be operational in July.

Boeing Global Services headquarters will be located in the ...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

A look inside Plano's Legacy Hall

UPDATE: Legacy Hall just announced that their grand opening has been pushed back and that they will no longer be hosting Fall for the Hall, the block party we were all so exited about. The good news is: they will be opening eventually. We just don&rsq...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Video: A look inside the new Shops at Willow Bend

The $125 million renovation and re-imagining of The Shops at Willow Bend in Plano is set to open very soon! In fact, the majority of the development will be completed by April 2018.We’re so excited we couldn’t wait to share this video ...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Plano Corporations Giving Back

Plano is home to a large number of major corporations, some of them being natives while others have relocated from different states and countries. Many of these big businesses give generously to our community, with thousands to millions of dollars donated...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

JPMorgan Chase's new $300M Plano campus bringing firm together in new ways

After being in Dallas-Fort Worth for more than 100 years, JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) decided it needed a campus to bring a culture together in North Texas, so they made sure they had a 'Main Street,' a backyard and a BBQ pit in its newly complet...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Inside One Toyota: A look at the campus and culture

WHEN TOYOTA NORTH AMERICA DECIDED TO BUILD THEIR NEW CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS IN PLANO, THE AIM WASN’T A NEW CAMPUS—IT WAS A NEW COMPANY CULTURE

Twelve acres of glass, 142,500 yards of concrete and 1,200 tons of Texas limestone were used ...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

Legacy Central Lands First Tenant

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One of North Texas' largest office campus redos has landed its first tenant.Regent Properties is spending more than $100 million to convert the former Texas Instruments campus on U.S. Highway 75 in Plano into a mixed-use development.The 85-acre project wi...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Dallas-Plano-Irving #3 Best Performing City in America

Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX, ranks third, outperforming all other Texas metro areas. The region has seen significant employment gains in a variety of sectors, underscoring the metro’s broad economic base. With a diverse high-tech sector that continu...

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Posted on: December 4, 2017

Liberty Mutual Insurance holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The doors to Liberty Mutual Insurance's new $325 million regional hub in Plano's Legacy West opened Wednesday, delivering nearly 1 million square feet of space specifically engineered to connect thousands more employees in the next few years.By mid-Januar...

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

NTT DATA Leases Additional 232,000 Square Feet

A global tech giant continues to stake its roots in Plano after announcing it would lease 200,000 square feet of office space at the former J.C. Penney headquarters.

In one of the largest leasing agreements of the year, NTT Data scooped up the office space...

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Posted on: September 12, 2017

L-3 Will Have New Regional HQ in Plano

A New York-based defense and aerospace technology firm is setting up a new regional headquarters in Plano.

L3 Technologies is renting a new office in the Granite Park business complex at the southeast corner of Dallas North Tollway and State Highway 121. T...

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

Sally Bane: Who are Plano’s toughest competitors for big-time corporate relocations?

In the dog-eat-dog world of corporate relocations, Plano has emerged as an alpha.

With Toyota Motor North America, Liberty Mutual, JP Morgan Chase and FedEx Office moving or recently moved in, the city has nabbed more than its share of recent corporate rel...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

Toyota's move revved Plano’s relocation roll and ‘We are so not done'

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Welcome to Economic Engines, where each week we spotlight a community’s economic development initiatives, challenges and opportunities related to attracting corporate relocations, business expansions, job creation and investment.This week, we hear from Sa...

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