TEMPLE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
NEWS - February 2017
Grand Central Texas Economic Development Partnership releases marketing video
The marketing video showcases assets and information from the Bell, Coryell, Falls, Lampasas, McLennan and Milam counties.
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Hudson Mfg, - New Company and Mysterious Pistol
Hudson Mfg. is a new firearm manufacturer based in Temple, TX. For the past three years, Hudson has been working on an innovative new pistol launched at SHOT Show 2017
Texas Biotech Startup SiMMo3D Launches Offering Affordable 3D-printed Organ Models for Medical Training
City-supported incubator Temple Health and Bioscience District (THBD) supports SiMMo3D with $20,000 in seed funding
PDI Acquires Pinnacle's ERP Assets - Creating the Leading Provider of Enterprise Solutions to the Convenience Retail and Wholesale Petroleum Industries
Acquisition will Enhance PDI's Leadership Position in the Market

Everest Rehabilitation Hospitals, LLC announces new hospital in Temple, Texa
The hospital will be located on Canyon Creek Drive within proximity to the Temple Medical & Education District (TMED) and the Veterans Administration complex. Construction is scheduled to begin in early 2017.
Eighth Grade Career Day Introduces Students to Career Cluster
Companies that committed their time and resources were Acer America, Baylor Scott & White Healthcare, Baylor Scott & White Sports Care, City of Temple, HEB Distribution Center, iZone Imaging, James Construction, McLane Intelligent Solutions, Panel Specialist Incorporated, Reynolds Consumer Products, and Wilsonart International.
About Temple Economic Development Corporation
Temple is a city in Bell County, Texas, United States. The City of Temple is located in the heart of  Central Texas on Interstate 35, 45 minutes north of Austin/Round Rock and 30 minutes south of Waco.  Its location along I-35 connects the community to the international markets of Mexico via Laredo and  three of the largest metro areas in Texas: Austin, San Antonio, and Dallas/Ft. Worth.
 
In addition to I-35, other major highways in the community include: US Highway 190, SH 36, SH 53 and  SH 95. In addition,  Temple is just 30 minutes from two commercial service airports (Killeen Regional Airport and Waco  Regional Airport) and less than 90 minutes from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. With a  population estimated at 74,467, Temple is a "principal city" in the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood Metropolitan  Statistical Area with an estimated population of 419,932 . Temple is within 180 miles of 80% of  Texas' population and the population within a 40 minute commuting range is 856,000.