Economic Gateway http://www.pfdevelopment.com Pflugerville EDC News RSS Feed Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:16:49 -0500 en-US 3D Manufacturing Company Relocates Headquarters, Brings 170 High-Paying Jobs to Pflugerville http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/5069/3d-manufacturing-company-relocates-headquarters-brings-170-highpaying-jobs-to-pflugerville http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0500 PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (Sept. 28, 2018) – The Pflugerville Community Development Corporation (PCDC) Board of Directors approved a deal yesterday with 3D manufacturing company Essentium Inc. at a Sept. 27 special meeting. The company is relocating its headquarters and expanding in Pflugerville, creating at least 170 jobs with positions ranging from... Development Corporation Announces $3.4 Million Land Sale, Bringing 205,064 SF Industrial Flex Space to Pflugerville http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/4409/development-corporation-announces-34-million-land-sale-bringing-205064-sf-industrial-flex-space-to-pflugerville http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Wed, 29 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0500 PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (Aug. 29, 2018) –The Pflugerville Community Development Corporation (PCDC) today announced a $3.4 million land sale to developer IGX Consolidated following final approval by the Pflugerville City Council at an Aug. 28 meeting. The 24-acre tract is located on Impact Way behind the FedEx facility in the One Thirty... Pflugerville Community Development Corporation Board of Directors Elects Ken D'Alfonso President http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/3932/pflugerville-community-development-corporation-board-of-directors-elects-ken-dalfonso-president http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0500 PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (Aug. 8, 2018) — The Pflugerville Community Development Corporation (PCDC) Board of Directors elected Ken D’Alfonso as president during an Aug. 4 special meeting, according to PCDC Executive Director Amy Madison. “Ken’s previous experience in senior base leadership and business, coupled with his active role in community organizations provide a... Manufacturer officially relocating to Pflugerville after council confirms contact details http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/5852/manufacturer-officially-relocating-to-pflugerville-after-council-confirms-contact-details http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Thu, 11 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0500 By Iain Oldman - Community Impact  |  Oct. 9, 2018 Contractual details to bring a College Station-based manufacturer to Pflugerville were confirmed Tuesday night, clearing the way for the company’s relocation. Essentium Inc., a 3D printing and materials manufacturer, is set to relocate or create at least 170 high-skill jobs in Pflugerville by 2024, per terms of... 2019 PCDC budget approved http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/4410/2019-pcdc-budget-approved http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Wed, 29 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0500 By Iain Oldman - Community Impact | 12:35 pm Aug. 29, 2018 The Pflugerville Community Development Corporation expects to see a 9 percent gain in sales tax revenue in the upcoming year, according to its approved fiscal year 2019 budget. Pflugerville City Council Tuesday night approved the drafted fiscal year 2019 PCDC budget which included first year revenue... Pecan Park at Pflugerville to bring 200,000 square feet of mixed-use space off SH 130 http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/4411/pecan-park-at-pflugerville-to-bring-200000-square-feet-of-mixeduse-space-off-sh-130 http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Wed, 29 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0500 By Iain Oldman - Community Impact  |  Aug. 29, 2018 Updated 12:25 p.m., Aug. 29: According to a news release distributed by PCDC this morning, the Pecan Park at Pflugerville plot is the last remaining parcel of land in One Thirty Business Park. No more plots remain available for sale in that space. “With this transaction,... Pflugerville Community Development Corporation Launches New Website http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/4231/pflugerville-community-development-corporation-launches-new-website http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Tue, 21 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0500 PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (Aug. 21, 2018) – The Pflugerville Community Development Corporation (PCDC) announced an innovative new website that will serve as a valuable resource for site selectors, businesses and residents. The user-friendly site features a comprehensive set of tools and resources for retaining and recruiting companies, community profile data and... The 3D City http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/2542/the-3d-city http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Mon, 23 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0500 How an upstart Austin suburb became a magnet for additive manufacturing. by RON STARNER When EOS opened its North American headquarters on May 4, 2016, in Pflugerville, Texas, the global additive manufacturing leader did more than stamp its endorsement on the Capital Region of the Lone Star State. It signaled to everyone that... PCDC evolves as Pflugerville population, economy grows http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/3252/pcdc-evolves-as-pflugerville-population-economy-grows http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Pflugerville Community Development Corp. is approaching its 17th anniversary in August. Since its genesis, the PCDC has evolved with the goal of bringing businesses to Pflugerville and helping them thrive in the city. At the time of the PCDC’s inception, Pflugerville’s population was 31,761 residents. “The vision [of the PCDC]at the... Pflugerville Community Development Corporation Fully Staffed with the Addition of Matthew Lara http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/2523/pflugerville-community-development-corporation-fully-staffed-with-the-addition-of-matthew-lara http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0500 PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (June 27, 2018) — At the Pflugerville Community Development Corporation (PCDC) June Board of Directors meeting, PCDC Executive Director Amy Madison proudly announced that the organization is now fully staffed at a total of five employees with the recent addition of Matthew Lara as the organization’s new marketing... Pflugerville Community Development Corporations Expands, Hires Jerry Briones as Business Recruitment Director http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/2522/pflugerville-community-development-corporations-expands-hires-jerry-briones-as-business-recruitment-director http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 -0500 PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (May 18, 2018) — The Pflugerville Community Development Corporation (PCDC) announced the appointment of Jerry Briones as Business Recruitment Director during a May 17 PCDC Board of Directors regular meeting. “Jerry Briones comes to us with a great combination of professionalism, integrity, interpersonal skills and economic development experience that makes... Pflugerville Community Development Corporation Expands, Relocates Within 130 Commerce Center http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1917/pflugerville-community-development-corporation-expands-relocates-within-130-commerce-center http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0600 PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (Feb. 20, 2018)—The Pflugerville Community Development Corporation (PCDC) celebrated its recent expansion and relocation to the 130,000-square-foot Cortec building located at 3801 Helios Way, Suite 130 within 130 Commerce Center. The Pflugerville Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony Feb. 15 at the new offices, where the... Class A Industrial Flex Park on SH 45 Frontage Planned for Pflugerville http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1918/class-a-industrial-flex-park-on-sh-45-frontage-planned-for-pflugerville http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Thu, 15 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0600 Austin-based developer Live Oak expected to break ground on phase one of the $14 million, 350,000-square-foot project by September. PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (Feb. 15, 2018)—The Pflugerville Community Development Corporation (PCDC) today announced that Austin-based commercial real estate developer Live Oak will break ground this year on a $14 million Class A industrial... Speed Racers http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1940/speed-racers http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Sat, 20 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600 Business execs in Austin area say that if you want to grow fast, exit at Pflugerville. Pflugerville is a rapidly growing city in Travis County, Texas. The population of this Austin suburb was 46,936 at the 2010 census and is about 62,000 now. Photos courtesy of Pflugerville Community Development Corp.   In a world... Typhoon Texas deal ranks high for Pflugerville Corp. in 2017 http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1941/typhoon-texas-deal-ranks-high-for-pflugerville-corp-in-2017 http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600 If you ask Amy Madison, 2017 started with a big splash. Just days into the new year, the executive director of the Pflugerville Community Development Corp. watched as the City Council approved a city agreement for Typhoon Texas to take over operations at Hawaiian Falls Water and Adventure Park. “I don’t think... Pflugerville ALDI is ‘Pfirst’ of its kind in Austin-area http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1942/pflugerville-aldi-is-pfirst-of-its-kind-in-austinarea http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500 The line stretched into the parking lot — really into the next parking lot for the opening of the new ALDI grocery store in Pflugerville. “We are German-based but we’re independently managed and operated here in the U.S.  We’ve had our stores in the U.S. since 1976,” said Matthew Lundborg, Director of Store Operations for the area. For those... Sixteen Years of Pflugerville Community Development Corporation Board of Directors Past Presidents Gather for Pflugerville History Book http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1920/sixteen-years-of-pflugerville-community-development-corporation-board-of-directors-past-presidents-gather-for-pflugerville-history-book http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Thu, 26 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0500 VILLE, Texas (Oct. 26, 2017)—On the “sweet 16” anniversary of the incorporation of the Pflugerville Community Development Corporation (PCDC,) Executive Director Amy Madison and the past presidents of the PCDC Board of Directors gathered recently for a photo to be published in the fourth book by the Pflugerville History Diggers. This... Austin Regional Clinic opening 2nd Pflugerville location http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1943/austin-regional-clinic-opening-2nd-pflugerville-location http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0500 Austin Regional Clinic is opening its second Pflugerville location to provide medical services to the rapidly growing community. The 10,000-square-foot clinic, which will offer family medicine, pediatrics and a laboratory, is expected to open next fall in Cornerstone at Kelly Lane. The 17,500-square-foot commercial property is at 2100 Autumn Slate Drive,... Pflugerville Highland Park North park opens to public http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1944/pflugerville-highland-park-north-park-opens-to-public http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0500 The Highland Park North Homeowners Association and the Pflugerville Community Development Corporation held a ribbon cutting Oct. 9 to celebrate the completion of a new, shaded community park and walking trail. The homeowners association and city corporation co-funded the project, which began in 2015 and was completed in phases as funds... Austin Regional Clinic Plans Second Pflugerville Location at New Commercial Development, Cornerstone at Kelly Lane http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1921/austin-regional-clinic-plans-second-pflugerville-location-at-new-commercial-development-cornerstone-at-kelly-lane http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Mon, 09 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0500 • Anchor tenant ARC Kelly Lane expected to open fall 2018 • Ground breaking planned within the next 30 days on 17,500-square-foot commercial property near SH 45 and 130, completion late summer 2018 • 7,500 square feet of space still available for lease PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (Oct. 9, 2017)—The Pflugerville Community Development Corporation (PCDC)... Pflugerville Rotarians heed call for planting trees http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1945/pflugerville-rotarians-heed-call-for-planting-trees http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0500 The Pflugerville Rotary Club is receiving financial assistance from the city’s development corporation to plant 55 trees at a city park and the city animal shelter early next year. Through $4,088 grants from both the Pflugerville Community Development Corporation and Rotary International, local Rotarians will purchase and plant 40 trees at... Accent Food Services Acquires Arizona’s Ace Vending http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1946/accent-food-services-acquires-arizonas-ace-vending http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0500 PFLUGERVILLE, TX — Accent Food Services, headquartered here, said has acquired Ace Vending Inc. The transaction, Accent’s 13th and largest to date, establishes the company’s West Division, which will be based in Gilbert AZ, where ACE Vending is headquartered. Previous Ace Vending owners Kevin Van Hazel, Wade Stooks, Chuck Walton and JD Stooks will... Accent Food Services Expands West With Ace Vending Merger http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1947/accent-food-services-expands-west-with-ace-vending-merger http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0500 Ace Vending Inc. and Accent Food Services have completed an asset purchase agreement to bring Ace Vending Inc.’s strong customer relationships and sophisticated technology into the Accent family. This transaction represents the largest for Accent and will expand our Western U.S. presence under Accent’s West Division. The ownership group of... Business Pfirst offers support and resources to Pflugerville businesses http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1948/business-pfirst-offers-support-and-resources-to-pflugerville-businesses http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0500 Dozens of Pflugerville business and community leaders attended the first Business Pfirst meeting hosted by the Pflugerville Community Development Corporation on Sept. 7. The inaugural quarterly meeting gathered more than 70 business owners, chamber of commerce, city, county and school officials to Pflugerville’s newest hotel, the Courtyard Marriott, a success story... We Are In This Together http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news/p/item/1949/we-are-in-this-together http://www.pfdevelopment.com/news Tue, 12 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0500 We may say whatever we like, but it’s our actions that tell others who we are. This is especially evident during a crisis. In the past few weeks, we’ve been reporting on the industry’s response to the floods in Houston and other Gulf Coast areas. Having lived through Superstorm Sandy here...