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Austin-area expectations high heading into holiday shopping season

December 02, 2014

Angelos sat down with Community Impact to discuss Austin-area retail market trends heading into the holiday season. Angelos expects that Travis County will see even higher retail sales in 2014. September sales taxes "increased 10 percent compared with September 2013, suggesting momentum is high heading into the holiday shopping season for both retailers and the seasonal employees likely to be hired to handle the extra shoppers."

"Austin benefits from a 3.5 percent annual population increase," he said, "while the rest of the country is growing at a 1 percent rate." According to Angelos, “those new residents coming from other states are definitely counted among the new shoppers in Austin.” 

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What should we make of Austin’s housing boom? Angelos discusses the trends with FOX 7

October 07, 2014

Any seasoned Austinite can tell you that Austin is no longer an inexpensive place to live. As our housing prices continue to rise, there are concerns of a burst in the market bubble. Angelos discusses these trends and more with FOX 7. 

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Blog

AE at the 2nd Annual Greater Austin Asian Chamber Awards Banquet

May 23, 2014

Angelos Angelou was recognized Wednesday evening at the Greater Austin Asian Chamber of Commerce 2nd Annual Awards Banquet as a member of the chamber's advisory board. This year the chamber supported the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center's...

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Texas Surpasses California as Leading Tech Exporter

February 12, 2014

Texas has earned another esteemed top ranking as the largest state exporter of tech, unseating the long reigning champion of California. As the legacy of Silicon Valley has evolved into as much funding as it is manufacturing, the emergence of the...

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Press Releases

Rockford Region Diversification Plan Endorsed by Regional Economic Development Leaders

November 15, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 15, 2012   ROCKFORD, IL -- In 2011, Rockford Area Strategic Initiatives (RASI) received an Adjustment Grant from the Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration (EDA) for the creation of an...

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$210 Million Data Center Campus to Be Built in Pflugerville, to bring 170 High-Paying Jobs

June 13, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 13, 2012 Amy StansburyStansbury Public Relations512-968-4511amy@stansburypr.com   $210 MILLION DATA CENTER CAMPUS TO BE BUILT IN PFLUGERVILLE,TO BRING 170 HIGH-PAYING JOBSThe four to six buildings on the campus are...

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Events

IEDC 2012 Annual Conference

October 02, 2012

Going to the IEDC 2012 Annual Conference? Be sure to stop by and hear Angelos Angelou as a panelist for the session entitled “Empowering Tomorrow: Economic Development Through Renewable Energy”

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IEDC 2012 Annual Conference

September 30, 2012

While you’re at the IEDC 2012 Annual Conference, check out the AE created session “Attracting Data Centers to Your Community”

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