Economic Excellence Recognition Program

In an effort to continue strengthening the knowledge and skills of economic development professionals and volunteers throughout the state, the Texas Economic Development Council has instituted its Economic Excellence Recognition Program. Organizations are eligible to apply for the Economic Excellence Recognition each year. Past recipients are encouraged to apply each year in order to keep their recognition current.

»Link to 2016 Economic Excellence Recognition Application

Deadline to file application is May 5, 2017

Recipients of the 2016 Economic Excellence Recognition program will be recognized at the TEDC's 2017 Mid-Year Conference on June 8th in Plano, Texas.

This program has the following objectives:

  *  Provide recognition to ED agencies that meet a desired threshold of
      professionalism
  *  Encourage professional staff membership and involvement in TEDC
  *  Encourage agency Board member attendance at TEDC training
      opportunities
  *  Continue to underscore TEDC as the pre-eminent organization
      advocating professional economic development in Texas. 


Recipients of the 2015 Economic Excellence Recognition program were recognized at the TEDC's 2016 Mid-Year Conference on June 9th in Irving, Texas.


»Economic Excellence Recognition Recipients 2007-2015