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Rockwall Technology Park – A Case Study in Success – GMR

ROCKWALL, Texas – July 12, 2013 - There’s a good reason that Rockwall was voted #1 in Job Creation by CNN Money magazine…the Rockwall-Heath area is home to award winning employers!  One such company, GMR located in Heath, TX was recently recognized for their excellence in quality, service and value.

GMR is a family owned and operated business which began in 1991 by Mike Ross, GMR President and Founder.  GMR manages facility inspection and data collection to help clients nationwide maintain consistent security, lighting design, brand and compliance standards for the finance, property management, commercial, medical, retail, security and restaurant industries, and municipalities. 
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Welcome to Rockwall, TX

Rockwall Economic Development Corporation 

The economic engine and gateway of growth of North Texas.

Founded in 1996, The Rockwall Economic Development Corporation (Rockwall EDC) has been the standard bearer of a spirit of collaboration for businesses and organizations looking for a new or expanded home in the Dallas/Fort Worth region of North Texas.

Voted No. 1 in U.S. job creation by CNNMoney.com, 

Rockwall continues to provide businesses of all sizes great reason to consider this thriving region of North Texas to place a corporate headquarters, local warehouse or a regional hub. To make this possible, Rockwall EDC works closely with the City of Rockwall to deliver highly competitive and complete relocation incentive packages, locate premium sites for development and provide resource collaboration for businesses in the Rockwall community. 


National Job Growth Rated No. 1 By CNN MoneyCustomized Incentive Packages

Our customized incentive packages are as unique as the businesses that join us. These features, and many more, provide our residents and business owners a highly competitive quality of life. Among the features and attractions provided by the Rockwall EDC are the following:

Corporate

  • Located just 20 miles east of downtown Dallas
  • 365-Acre Rockwall Technology Park (will link to Rockwall Technology Park page on website)
  • Shovel-ready sites with utilities at the curb
  • Fast-track plan review and permitting
  • Premiere Park amenities
  • Triple freeport exemption
  • SONET Ring technology
  • Daily Park maintenance and security
  • Direct land deals with Rockwall EDC
  • Talented pool of educated and skilled workforce
  • CC&Rs that protect your investment (i.e., Conditions, Covenants and Restrictions)
  • Multiple industries in Rockwall, including technology, manufacturing, medical, 
    logistics, defense, engineering and construction
  • Access to Ralph M. Hall/Rockwall Municipal Airport

City

  • Rockwall ISD, an “Exemplary” TEA-recognized education system
  • Easy and accessible transportation
  • Luxury and affordable housing
  • Abundant shopping from major brands to high-end specialty shops
  • The regionally recognized Harbor at Rockwall, off the shores of pristine Lake Ray Hubbard
  • The Rockwall Hilton Lakefront Hotel and Conference Center
  • Job Recruitment and Training Assistance  Provided by Texas A&M Commerce
  • Access to more than 2.5 million people within a 30-mile radius of Rockwall
  • Low tax rates
  • Dynamic infrastructure easily within access of Rockwall Technology Park
  • Easy highway accessibility  

 

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