Greater Workforce Outlook

The San Antonio region’s economic competitiveness is dependent on a skilled, sustainable workforce. The role of SA WORX, within greater:SATX, is to connect employers to education and training providers ensuring that local people have the skills needed to fill high-demand jobs, and want to stay in our region once they gain these skills. As we…

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One Greater SATX Community

Our San Antonio community is growing exponentially and at greater:SATX, we are passionate about supporting smart growth that will provide pathways to prosperity for all San Antonians. Our regional economic competitiveness plan emphasizes investing in our people and our place to secure business investment and quality jobs. Said simply, we’re in the business of economic…

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How to Help Uvalde

Our greater San Antonio region mourns with our neighboring community of Uvalde in the wake of the recent horrific tragedy. Uvalde is a tight knit, strong community and we want to continue highlighting ways to best support residents. As the victims’ families and the broader Uvalde community continues to mourn, we’d like to share several ways…

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Growing Tech Workforce in SATX: Pax8

greater:SATX recently announced a new hiring program in partnership with Pax8, the leading cloud commerce marketplace, to bring career opportunities to the region. “We are thrilled to partner with greater:SATX Regional Economic Partnership to expand our hiring program into San Antonio,” said Aaron Garza, SVP of Business Development at Pax8. “Pax8 is committed to offering…

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One Year of greater:SATX

As we celebrate one year as greater:SATX, we take the opportunity to reflect on our region as a whole and the partnerships that help this community continue to strive for greater.  So why the name change? Our more than 47 year old organization has evolved and grown over those many years. We were looking for…

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Investor Spotlight: San Antonio for Growth on the Eastside (SAGE)

SAGE champions investments that improve the quality of life for individuals, families, neighborhoods and businesses on San Antonio’s Eastside. A new investor to greater:SATX in 2022, SAGE’s key programs include Back Office Support, helping small businesses secure over $9.25M in revenue and Grant Making focused on elevating eastside businesses. greater:SATX visited with Robert Melvin, CEO…

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Building Something Greater

The pipeline of companies that greater:SATX is actively working with to relocate or expand in the San Antonio region is growing, surpassing pre-pandemic levels. Axios recently highlighted our region’s strong tech worker in-migration in a recent newsletter, citing a 24% change in San Antonio’s tech workforce migration. This was the third-highest percent change in tech…

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SATX 360: April 2022

April 2022: Spring Has Sprung President POV Spring is a time of renewal and growth. It’s a time to reset at home, at work, and in life. After the last two years, it feels like we can finally breathe it all in again. We’re starting to look ahead with certainty, and in the San Antonio…

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SATX 360: March 2022

Business in SATX | San Antonio and surrounding economies

President POV I catch myself often referring to the business community as a living entity. “This is how the business community feels,” or “how would that impact the business community”. In fact, I’ve caught myself often saying that our business community has gone All In on our region’s economic development. But what does that really mean?  The…

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Investor Spotlight: Vaco

Vaco DEI Commitment

Vaco, a premier San Antonio-based staffing and recruiting firm is leading the industry as the pandemic has made major shifts in how we work. With an emphasis on technology and security, read the interview below to learn how they adapt to changing workforce trends. Tell us a little bit about Vaco and your work across…

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