The GEDC invests in projects that grow the economy and create jobs in Giddings, Texas. We are aggressively pro-business with a proven track record of helping businesses bring projects in on time and under budget. Click the map below to see the projects we have supported and how they have positively impacted our community.
Governor Abbott: Texas Again Sets Record High For Employment
21 Jan 2022
Governor Greg Abbott today announced the state of Texas smashed another all-time record for job creation by reaching 13,059,600 total jobs, surpassing all previous employment highs. Texas employers added 50,000 jobs over the month of December, marking jobs gains in 19 of the last 20 months, as the state unemployment rate fell to 5.0 percent.
Watches and Music: A Harmonious MatchJan 8 2022
n the late 1990s, when Daniel A. Spitz was a student at the Watchmakers of Switzerland Training and Educational Program (better known as WOSTEP) in Neuchâtel, Switzerland, he visited the Audemars Piguet factory in nearby Le Brassus. “I was trying to explain to them, ‘Do you have any idea...
Giddings, TX (July 6, 2021) – With assistance from the Giddings Economic Development Corporation, custom fabricator Top J Metal Works is relocating and expanding its operations into Giddings. The company, which has operated a small shop in Manor since its launch in 2017, has purchased a 36,000 square foot facility...