Investor Spotlight: Southstar 

Investor Spotlight: Southstar

greater:SATX sat down with Southstar CEO and President Thad Rutherford to find out more about this great organization. Tell us a little bit about Southstar and your presence in the Greater San Antonio region. Southstar has been creating communities across Texas for over 20 years, and working in the greater San Antonio region since 2012.…

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2023 Year-in-Review for SAn Antonio Shows Groundbreaking Progress in Education, Air Travel, Quality of Life, and More

Economic Development Partnership Indicates More Progress Expected in 2024 for the Region In 2023, the San Antonio Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) achieved historic firsts and reached impressive milestones across education, air travel, economic development and quality of life with recognition from third parties such as the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, PwC and Urban Land Institute, CityHealth, and…

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Regional Partner Highlight: City of San Antonio Economic Development Department 

greater:SATX visited with staff from the City of San Antonio Economic Development Department (EDD), a key regional partner and collaborator with greater:SATX.  Tell us a little about the City of San Antonio?  San Antonio is a vibrant city with a thriving economy, deep cultural heritage, and unique communities that are compassionate, inclusive, and proudly diverse.…

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Investor Spotlight: Jefferson Bank

greater:SATX sat down with Jefferson Bank Vice President, Community Reinvestment Act Officer Estrellita Garcia-Diaz to find out more about this organization benefitting thousands of San Antonio residents.  Tell us a little bit about Jefferson Bank and their presence in the region.  Jefferson Bank was established as a community bank right here in San Antonio over…

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Regional Partner Highlight: Converse

greater:SATX visited with Elan Vallender, a regional partner representing the City of Converse, a community just East of San Antonio. Tell us a little about Converse. The City of Converse has experienced tremendous growth over the past decade. Converse continues to be a great landing spot for the influx of people moving to our region,…

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greater:SATX to Present at U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Talent Pipeline Management® National Learning Network’s Fall 2023 Summit

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and greater:SATX, the economic development organization for the greater San Antonio, Texas region, announced today that senior experts from the greater:SATX’s workforce development team will be speaking at the Talent Pipeline Management® (TPM) Fall National Learning Network (NLN) 2023 Summit, Sept. 26-27, and are also being appointed as TPM Academy Fellows to provide guidance as advisors on the continual expansion of the TPM initiative.

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San Antonio International Airport Announces First-Ever Nonstop Flights to Europe

The seventh largest city in the nation and among the fastest growing metros, San Antonio, made history last week with a major announcement — its first trans-Atlantic direct flight to Europe. Beginning May 17, 2024, Condor Airlines will begin seasonal, nonstop flights from San Antonio International Airport (SAT) to Frankfurt (FRA), a major access point with almost 300 nonstop destinations to more than 90 countries throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and India.

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SATX360: Investing in our People

President’s POV It’s back to school! In our San Antonio region, that means more than 168,000 students are heading back to our area colleges and universities. And as a community, we’re invested in their success, not just in school, but after graduation. As a region, investing in our people means building a better region for…

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Regional Partner Highlight: Leon Valley

greater:SATX visited with Roque Salinas, a regional partner representing the city of Leon Valley, just West of downtown San Antonio. Tell us a little about Leon Valley: Just nine miles west of downtown San Antonio in the area referred to as “The Valley of the Lions”, sits a small town with deep roots and big…

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