Tag Archives: Mesilla Valley Economic Development Alliance

NM Shrimp Co. utilizing NMSU-based crowdfunding campaign to raise product awareness

March 14, 2016 by Dana Catron, NMSU News Center Tracey Carrillo, assistant director for Campus Farm Operations at New Mexico State University and co-owner of New Mexico Shrimp Co., is participating in CrucesKick, a crowdfunding campaign sponsored by Arrowhead Center…
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Area business owner boosting eco-friendly pesticide through NMSU-based campaign

March 10, 2016 by Dana Catron, NMSU News Center Luke Smith is committed to bringing a green solution to food production through a product called NMX that was developed at New Mexico State University. NMX is an eco-friendly, essential oil-based…
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Couple takes dog smoothie business to the public with NMSU-based campaign

March 9, 2016 by Dana Catron, NMSU News Center Ruby, Shannon Murray and Vic Villalobos’ golden retriever, was having ongoing issues with reflux and inflammatory bowel disease when Murray decided to take matters into her own hands. She created the…
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NMSU Arrowhead Center seeks to promote local companies with crowdfunding campaign

March 2, 2016 by Dana Catron, NMSU News Center This year, four companies are participating in CrucesKick, a partnership between Arrowhead Center and the Mesilla Valley Economic Development Alliance (MVEDA). CrucesKick, which launched Feb. 29, is a fast-moving crowdfunding campaign…
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KRWG News: Help Or Hindrance: Evaluation of Economic Incentive Programs

KRWG News Published on Feb 19, 2015 Creating jobs and generating development in New Mexico has largely been approached by giving business incentives and tax exemptions. But some economists say those tools don’t offer a guaranteed return on investment. Some…
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LC Bulletin: Borderplex Alliance to operate on global scale

August 15, 2014. Retrieved online August 19, 2014 from Alta LeCompte, Las Cruces Bulletin Bi-national organization looks beyond the hemisphere [Excerpts below reprinted with permission: Read the complete Las Cruces Bulletin article] Heading into its second year, the Bor­derplex Alliance…
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LC Bulletin: Employment, unemployment climb

May 9, 2014. Retrieved online May 12, 2014 from Brook Stockberger, Las Cruces Bulletin Erickson: Las Cruces jobs going up [Excerpts below reprinted with permission: Read the complete Las Cruces Bulletin article] Despite the fact unemployment rose in March in…
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NMSU sponsors Las Cruces’ first Startup Weekend event in November

October 15, 2013 by Amanda Bradford, NMSU News Center New Mexico State University will kick off its celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week in November with Las Cruces’ first Startup Weekend event, beginning Nov. 15. The event is sponsored by Arrowhead…
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LC Bulletin: NMSU alum joins Arrowhead

July 19, 2013. Retrieved online July 22, 2013 from Alta LeCompte, Las Cruces Bulletin Research park embraces broader mission Wayne Savage, who managed the con­struction of Spaceport America, has been named executive director of the New Mexico State University Arrowhead…
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Garrey Carruthers selected to lead New Mexico State University

May 6, 2013 by Julie M. Hughes, NMSU News Center Garrey Carruthers was selected president of New Mexico State University pending contract negotiations during a special meeting of the Board of Regents May 6. Regents Mike Cheney, Kari Mitchell and…
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