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As the one of the leading New Mexico economic development organizations, the Mesilla Valley Economic Development Alliance (MVEDA) provides local businesses and those considering relocating and expanding in the New Mexico Borderplex area with the information, tools and resources they need to succeed. Our goal is to develop a vibrant local economy by attracting and expanding basic employers while elevating job quality and investment within the region. Read more…
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MVEDA is here to help you make the RIGHT move to the New Mexico Borderplex.
Whether you’re looking for a location for your commercial spaceflight business or want to locate next to Mexico’s burgeoning maquila industry, the New Mexico Borderplex has the Right Space for you. It offers a wide variety of spaces for all types of business expansions that are ideal for manufacturing & logistics, aerospace, renewable energy, technology, business & financial services, value-added agriculture, and digital media. read more…
Why the Borderplex
Due to its location, the Borderplex enjoys an unparalleled position that provides direct access to the North American market, one of the largest in the world. Its highway system provides direct access from Central America to Canada and both to US coasts. It offers superb rail connectivity to ports on the west coast and the Gulf of Mexico via the Union Pacific and the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railways. Commercial air service is available via three … read more…
Borderplex Expansion Announcements
On October 19, 2015, Governor Susana Martinez welcomed New Mexico Greenhouse Holdings, LLC to Doña Ana County as the company announced its expansion in Southern New Mexico. The company will invest $6 million to renovate an 820,000 square-foot greenhouse facility with...read more
On Friday, July 31, 2015, Governor Susana Martinez announced that Sitel, a leading global customer care provider, will add more than 100 jobs at its Las Cruces facility. The company has operated in Las Cruces since 2007 and is expanding in part due to support provided...read more
On July 13, 2015, ARCA SPACE CORPORATION’s CEO Dumitru Popescu and Governor Susana Martinez announced the full establishment of ARCA SPACE Corporation operations in Las Cruces, New Mexico. This activity will include the production and flight tests of AirStrato UAS and...read more
The Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine at New Mexico State University celebrated a groundbreaking for the first medical school in Southern New Mexico on April 27, 2015. https://youtu.be/dZapJgabrfgread more
Convergys Corporation announced that it is hiring 200 full-time on-site positions for its contact center in Las Cruces, New Mexico on April 23, 2015. Convergys will receive $181,250 in Job Training Incentive Program (JTIP) funds to hire and train these new employees....read more
MCS Industries announced that their expansion in Santa Teresa will bring new manufacturing jobs to New Mexico. They will invest $11.1M in expanding their warehousing and distribution facility. The company will also relocate its printing operations from Pennsylvania...read more