Retention-Expansion Development Programs
The Frisco Economic Development Corporation is pleased to provide a vibrant array of initiatives for our existing business community. The mission of the Frisco Retention-Expansion Development (RED) program is to retain, grow, and assist our companies in their quests for success.
One-on-One Company Visits:
The Frisco Economic Development Corporation has dedicated the RED program to maintain a pulse of the business community and activities. On a regular basis, the Business Resources Manager will make a personal visit to you and your company executives to discuss your business operations in Frisco.
Frisco Action Community Team (Just the FACTs):
Local and regional allies group dedicated to working together to provide a wide variety of resources to Frisco businesses. Members include representatives and decision makers from local utility companies, higher education providers, workforce and skills development agencies, business development centers, grant and funding sources, community stakeholders, etc.
Collaborative effort with the Frisco Convention & Visitors Bureau to raise awareness of “extended business” opportunities for companies to host meetings, retreats, symposiums right here in Frisco. Annual meeting featuring state and regional business “champions” in the fields of corporate development. Past speakers include Jeff Fegan, CEO DFW International Airport and Aaron Demerson, Executive Director, Office of the Governor – Economic Development and Tourism.
Quarterly breakfast exclusively for C- and VP-level executives. This program provides Frisco business leaders an opportunity for networking and informative discussions. Topics are geared toward interests of corporate growth, security, international trade, and other developments important to Frisco companies.
To address the ongoing demands of workforce solutions, the FriscoHR network was established to allow Human Resource directors throughout Frisco to touch base on best practices, challenges, skills deficiencies and training opportunities.
In the coming year, the Frisco EDC is dedicated to working with the Frisco Chamber of Commerce to form a “Young Professionals” network to connect the young executives in the community with networking and informational engagements.