Monthly Archives: December 2016


Texas Real Estate Business


People gravitate to quality opportunity and access, which explains the 14 percent increase in population for Mansfield, a 2010-2015 rate of growth that trailed only three other Texas cities, according to U.S. Census Bureau estimates.
Companies favor those things as well, and Mansfield Economic Development Corp. (MEDC) works to further boost the business […]

By |December 28th, 2016|

Restaurants, retail and a brewery head to town

NICHOLAS SAKELARIS, Mansfield News Mirror


New retail and restaurant development is coming fast and furious in Mansfield with well-known chains and one-of-a-kind local businesses opening soon.

Felix Wong, director of planning, said his department is staying busy.

“New projects, zoning changes, certificates of occupancies and building permits are coming in so fast that the city hall staff are […]

By |December 27th, 2016|

Mansfield-based Klein Tools named Texas’ Small Employer of the Year

BELINDA WILLIS, City of Mansfield

The Texas Workforce Commission has named Mansfield-based Klein Tools as Texas’ Small Employer of the Year at their annual conference held Dec. 7-9 in Houston.

Klein was nominated by Workforce Solutions of Tarrant County and was selected from a field that included 22 small, private-sector employers in Texas. All nominees were recognized for […]

By |December 14th, 2016|

Small Business of the Year Award Finalists Named for 2017

ROBERT FRANCIS, Fort Worth Business Press

The Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce announced its 2017 Small Business of the Year Award finalists on Dec. 2.

In another record year for the number of award nominations and applicants, 12 top Tarrant County businesses have been selected as finalists in competition for the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 […]

By |December 8th, 2016|