The Lubbock Economic Development Alliance’s (LEDA) mission is to promote economic growth by creating high-quality jobs, investing in new capital improvements and improving Lubbock’s quality of life. LEDA accomplishes its mission by developing relationships with corporations and individuals across the region, state, and nation that help to provide organizations a business-friendly environment and a skilled, qualified workforce. Our partnerships continue to build upon an infrastructure that helps local businesses grow and foster an innovative and competitive landscape for new businesses to the area. Our industry profile continues to diversify, proving that Lubbock’s economy is stable and viable. The LEDA team has expert knowledge and valuable relationships to ensure your business’ success. We have knowledgeable staff in the departments of business recruitment, business retention, workforce development, marketing, as well as a foreign trade zone specialist. LEDA is a Texas non-profit, tax-exempt economic development corporation.
Market Lubbock Economic Corporation was created in 1995 with the approval of the City Council of Lubbock for the purpose of promoting, assisting and enhancing economic development in the City. The legislation under which Market Lubbock, Inc. was incorporated provides Lubbock with broader opportunities to attract new job-producing investments.