Reach: Arlington is a city of the world and a significant force in the global economy, influencing vision within and well beyond the city itself.

“Dreams get made in this place. And it’s not just the dreams that roll off the assembly line floor. It’s the dreams that come true for a family of a union brother and sister who may be multiple generations of working in this plant. That’s the beauty of what Arlington, the state of Texas, our country and plants like this facility are all about: making dreams come true.”

- Former Texas Governor Rick Perry

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Reach: Arlington is a city of the world and a significant force in the global economy, influencing vision within and well beyond the city itself.

“The Arlington Chamber of Commerce established the Center for Innovation in collaboration with the University of Texas at Arlington to focus on the commercialization of technology –based research.  As a result, we’ve established national partnerships with federal labs and industries; developed initiatives engaging regional networks; established nationwide business consortia in unmanned systems, healthcare, and biofuels, which created international partnerships in Australia, India, and Latin America.”

- Wes Jurey, Arlington Chamber of Commerce President & CEO

“The unified branding initiative is a wonderful opportunity to align Arlington’s significant strengths and position our city for even greater success. UT Arlington is one of the state’s largest, comprehensive research institutions, and we are a major economic driver for our region. Incorporating the University’s story into the fabric of the Arlington brand will firmly establish our city as a place where innovation and excellence thrive.”

- Dr. Vistasp Karbhari, UT Arlington President