• January 18, 2021

Tags : Borderplex Alliance

El Paso Electric CEO joins Borderplex Alliance Executive Committee

On Tuesday, Borderplex Alliance officials announced that Kelly A. Tomblin, El Paso Electric’s new CEO, will serve on its executive committee. “El Paso Electric and I are strong believers in The Borderplex Alliance’s mission and goals for economic development,”Kelly A. Tomblin, CEO of El Paso Electric, shared. “Working together for the success of our region […]Read More

Borderplex Alliance CEO issues statement on USMCA Ratification

On Thursday Jon Barela, CEO of The Borderplex Alliance, released the following statement regarding the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), passing the U.S. Senate. “For more than three years, The Borderplex Alliance has engaged in vigorous advocacy, coalition building, local and national press interviews, op-eds, and meetings with the White House and Congressional leaders, to push […]Read More

Borderplex adds leaders to Board and Executive Committee

On Tueday, officials with The Borderplex Alliance announced changes and additions to its board of directors and executive committee. Jon Barela, CEO, The Borderplex Alliance, said, “We’re fortunate, as an organization, to have the unparalleled talents and experience of a wide group of civic and business leaders. We are stronger for it and so is the region.” For a […]Read More

Borderplex Alliance honored by Texas Economic Development Council

SAN ANTONIO – The Texas Economic Development Council (TEDC) recently presented the Borderplex Alliance with its 2019 Community Economic Development Award for Community Commitment and Leverage. Jon Barela, CEO, the Borderplex Alliance, said, “We’re grateful to the TEDC for this award. Company expansions and the hiring of over 1,000 people aren’t possible without the close cooperation […]Read More

Jeb Bush to Headline Expanded 2019 U.S.-Mexico Border Summit

On Monday, Borderplex Alliance officials and SMU Mission Foods Texas-Mexico Center announced that Jeb Bush, former Governor of Florida, will be the keynote speaker at the 2019 U.S. – Mexico Border Summit, on November 7th at the El Paso Convention Center. Governor Bush said, “The bonds between the U.S. and Mexico have shaped my life personally […]Read More

Op-Ed: For the future of our Region’s Businesses, Congress Must

To keep our economy growing, Congress must ratify the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). For over 25 years, the United States, Mexico, and Canada have prospered under the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). In addition to helping facilitate trade and business between our nations, NAFTA has empowered our continent to compete with Europe, Asia, and […]Read More

Borderplex Alliance: 1100+ jobs headed to El Paso

On Monday, officials with he Borderplex Alliance and The City of El Paso announced that Teleperformance is opening an operations center in the Sun City. Dee Margo, Mayor of El Paso, said, “We’re grateful to Teleperformance for selecting El Paso. Since day one of my administration I’ve been focused on bringing jobs to El Paso. […]Read More

Technimark to Expand El Paso Operations, Hire 100+ More Employees

On Tuesday, officials with the Borderplex Alliance and The City of El Paso announced that Technimark would be expanding operations in El Paso. “This expansion is a testament to how our value proposition is resonating strongly with our customers and prospects,” said Carlos Dias, Senior Vice President of Global Operations. “The only way to live […]Read More

NAFTA subject of U.S.-Mexico Border Summit

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) was the predominant subject during the keynote address of Wednesday’s U.S.-Mexico Border Summit at the El Paso Convention Center. Former Mexican President Ernesto Zedillo addressed the hundreds in attendance about the current relationship between the two countries and the Trump Administration’s expressed desire to end the NAFTA agreement. […]Read More