Texas Economic Development Connection
Texas Economic Development Connection
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    Texas Economic Development  Connection. 

    We help you move or expand your company to Texas
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Economic Incentive Support

Our team of experts knows the Texas Economic Development landscape. 

They are well versed in the economic incentive marketplace. Let us guide you in finding your next home in Texas and secure the financial assistance needed to make a move to Texas.

Location Guidance

Moving can be challenging and expensive. And Texas is a big state. 

Let our experts provide the market intelligence needed to help you limit your risk and maximize your ROI when deciding where to locate in the Lone Star State. 


With a single contact, you can access the entire economic development industry in Texas. Get proposals from several communities willing to provide you with financial assistance to relocate your business by merely answering a few qualifying questions. 


Fortune 500 Companies


Fortune 1000 headquarters


1,600 foreign-owned companies

2.7 million



Becoming a Texan

We Know Texas

For more than 30 years our team members have helped companies expand or relocate to Texas. We'll take the time to get to know you and your project and then we'll help you find the communities that could be a good fit for you and your business. 

It's as easy as 1, 2, 3..well, and 4.

  1. ​Click the "Contact Us To Learn More" button and complete an intake form. 
  2. We contact you and qualify your project.
  3. Based on your information we issue a request for proposals to our partners on your behalf and under a code name.
  4. We collect the RFPs and send them to you for review.

At this stage of the game, you can choose to have us continue helping you coordinate communications with the communities or you can contact the communities directly. Either way, we're happy to serve and help you in any way we can. 

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Find Your Texas Solution Today

Tell us who you are and what you do so we can help find you a new business location in the Lone Star State. 

Become a Texan

Texas Manufacturing

 Our resources make Texas a natural leader in petroleum and chemical manufacturing; our research institutions have fostered computer and other high-tech manufacturing; and our business-friendly environment and skilled labor have nurtured a burgeoning automotive manufacturing sector.

Texas Talent 

Our civilian workforce of more than 14 million is further bolstered by new residents, as Texas leads the nation in population growth for 10 straight years. The ideas, innovations and skills of this workforce will help your company propel to next level of success. Let us help you find the talent pool you need to succeed. 

Get to know your partner

A History of Service in Texas

About Dave 
A fifth-generation Texan, Dave Quinn, CEcD, is a seasoned Certified Economic Development Professional, delivering a wide range of consulting, training, and coaching services for economic development agencies, small businesses, and their executives. He is the Managing Partner for Day One Experts, an on-demand economic development and small business consulting firm.  Dave and his team provide proven results in a fraction of the time and cost.  

Why Texas ED Connection?
Dave founded Texas ED Connection to help out-of-state businesses connect with community partners across the State of Texas and their economic development teams. He is on a mission to help reduce the cost and stress for small business owners who've made the decision to move or expand into the Lone Star State. Dave knows Texas and wants to help others find their new business home in Texas. 
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Super Dave Quinn of Day One Experts

     "Super" Dave Quinn, CEcD

Managing Partner and Chief Inspiration Officer

Welcome neighbor 

With a single contact, you can access the economic development industry in Texas. Get proposals from several communities willing to provide you with financial assistance to relocate your business by merely answering a few qualifying questions. Mount up today and become a Texan.

Become a Texan