ALLEN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

Our business is growing businesses.

The Allen Economic Development Corporation is committed to attracting, growing and serving business and industry to the Allen community.

Our Mission

The Allen Economic Development Corporation is charged with recruiting and retaining quality businesses that increase the ad valorem tax base and bring quality jobs to the City.

Our Story

Our Staff

We bring over 45 years of economic development experience to help your business grow.

Meet The Team

Our Board

We’re guided by a group of dedicated community leaders.

Meet Our Board

Real Impacts

Our efforts have had measurable impacts assisting the city’s growth and lowering the tax burden on our citizens and businesses.

$32.22 Billion

brought into the regional economy

24,858 jobs

created in the region

15,164 jobs

directly created

$1.696 billion

property tax base created

29.5% decrease

in the city’s property tax rate since 1992

$1.57 billion

in tax revenues generated

Trophy Case

Since our creation by voters in 1992, we’ve been consistently recognized on the national stage as a model economic development organization.

2016

Gold - General Purpose Website

International Economic Development Council

2016

Gold - Special Purpose Print Brochure

International Economic Development Council

2016

Bronze - General Purpose Print Brochure

International Economic Development Council

2015

Economic Excellence Recognition

Texas EDC

2015

Most Jobs Announced

Atlas Advertising

2014

Most Jobs Announced

Atlas Advertising

2013

Economic Excellence Recognition

Texas EDC

2011

Best Real Estate Deals

Dallas Business Journal

2011

Economic Excellence Recognition

Texas EDC

2010

Best Real Estate Deals

Dallas Business Journals

2010

Economic Excellence Recognition

Texas EDC

2009

Economic Excellence Recognition

Texas EDC

2008

Economic Excellence Recognition

Texas EDC

2004

Most Open To Business

NAIOP

1998

Best Real Estate Deals

Dallas Business Journal

1997

Best Real Estate Deals

Dallas Business Journal