Category Archives: Business

Arlington Chamber of Commerce Announces Outstanding Small Businesses of the Year

The Arlington Chamber of Commerce has announced the recipients of the 2018 Arlington Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year Awards.“We are proud to recognize the significant accomplishments of our award recipients,” said Michael Jacobson, President and CEO of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce. “Our businesses of the year…

Arlington’s Texas Live! Project Named Dallas Business Journal’s Best Deal of the Year

The City of Arlington’s world-class Texas Live! development, set to debut in the Entertainment District later this year, was named the Dallas Business Journal’s “Best Real Estate Deal” of 2017. Arlington also received two other highly competitive awards Wednesday night during the Journal’s Best Real Estate Deals of 2017 event. The DBJ program highlights the very…

Rangers, Cordish Companies Announce Hiring Fair for Texas Live! in Arlington

The Texas Rangers, The Cordish Companies and Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County are excited to come together to begin hiring initiatives for Texas Live!, one of the largest and most exciting sports-anchored developments currently under construction in the Arlington Entertainment District. Scheduled to open late summer/early fall of this year,…

Jim Watry Named Chief Operating Officer of Texas Live! in Arlington

The Texas Rangers and The Cordish Companies have announced its first key executive appointment to the Texas Live! team, naming Jim Watry as Chief Operating Officer. Watry brings more than 20 years of experience in the dining, entertainment and hospitality industry to this role, as well as a long history…

First Phase a Success at Champions Park Development in North Arlington

Pizza, Mediterranean flavors, old-school candy, hearty salads and more are now available to residents and visitors at Greenway Investment Company’s $30 million Champions Park in North Arlington. New dining options like Urban Bricks Pizza Co., The Halal Guys, Salata and Rocket Fizz (a vintage candy store) are now open at the…

Get the Scoop on Globe Life Field Construction and More in Latest ‘Home Plate Update’

It’s always baseball time in Arlington, Texas!At the Park with Chuck is an all-new series on MyArlingtonTV that offers Rangers fans a behind-the-scenes look at Globe Life Field construction, fan events and the progress being made at the Texas Live! entertainment complex. The show is hosted by Chuck Morgan, the team’s…

Arlington Site Proposed for Largest Esports Stadium in U.S.

Arlington is proud to be home of the University of Texas at Arlington, Texas Rangers, Dallas Cowboys and the WNBA’s Wings. But now the City has set its sights on a different but rapidly growing corner of the sports entertainment market — competitive gaming. The City of Arlington is excited to…

Ask the Experts: Jack Hill, Senior VP of Project Development for Globe Life Field

The City of Arlington’s Office of Communication recently talked to senior vice president of project development Jack Hill about the progress being made at the future Globe Life Field and how his team hopes to create a premiere baseball experience that sets it apart from ballparks across Major League Baseball. Hill,…

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Ranked No. 4 Among ‘Most Entrepreneurial Cities of 2018’

It’s no secret Arlington continues to provide a business-friendly climate and an environment for cultivating entrepreneurship. That environment is being recognized on a national scale this month as the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington area is ranked 4th in the nation for entrepreneurs by FitSmallBusiness. com. FitSmallBusiness. com looked at 40 of the biggest metropolitan areas in the…

Fashion Company, Rent the Runway, to Open Arlington Distribution Center

Rent the Runway is excited to announce its expansion into the Dallas-Fort Worth area, with the building of a new distribution center in south Arlington to accommodate the company’s rapid growth. The company plans to hire 600 employees over the next 12 months for its new Arlington center and will use the…