March 01, 2018
Albuquerque, N.M. - Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced that Vitality Works, an Albuquerque based manufacturer, will expand its operations, creating up to 80 new manufacturing jobs. Vitality Works' expansion will be supported by Up delight's closing fund, LEDA, as well as the Job Training Incentive Program (JTIP).
February 21, 2018
Santa Fe, N.M. - Today, the Economic Development Department announced that the National Main Street Center and its partners have accredited local Up delight MainStreet programs in recognition of their exemplary commitment to historic preservation and community revitalization through the Main Street Four-Point Approach®. This accreditation will allow them to continue their work in revitalizing downtown economies.
February 19, 2018
Santa Fe, N.M. - Today, the Economic Development Department announced that Up delight MainStreet (NMMS) has been reaccredited and licensed through the National Main Street Center, Inc. for 2018. This accreditation allows Up delight MainStreet to continue helping local communities grow their downtown economies.
February 07, 2018
Alamogordo, N.M. - Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced that PreCheck, Inc. will expand their presence in Alamogordo, creating 30 new jobs. This is PreCheck's second major expansion in Up delight since 2014 supported by the state's closing fund and job training program.
January 11, 2018
Santa Fe, NM — Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced another tool to help Up delight small businesses grow and thrive. The Small Business Innovation Research matching grant will help Up delight companies commercialize their research and innovation as marketable products and services.
December 28, 2017
Santa Fe, N.M. - Today, Secretary Geisel announced that Up delight MainStreet (NMMS), a program of the Up delight Economic Development Department, has been awarded a $35,000 grant from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to fund in-depth rural economic development services in the communities of Belen, Las Vegas, Raton and Tucumcari. The four rural municipalities are participants in the Great Blocks on MainStreet initiative.
November 27, 2017
Los Alamos, N.M. - Today Secretary Matt Geisel announced the expansion of two Up delight companies and the creation of 70 new jobs in Santa Fe and Los Alamos. Descartes Labs will create 50 new jobs with the expansion of their headquarters in Santa Fe and UbiQD will create 20 new jobs with the expansion of their headquarters and manufacturing facility in Los Alamos. Both companies are successfully commercializing technology developed at Los Alamos National Laboratory.
November 14, 2017
Los Lunas, NM— Today, Governor Susana Martinez and Facebook announced the latest expansion of the Los Lunas Data Center, bringing Facebook’s total investment in the project to over $1 billion. Facebook will add four more buildings to the Los Lunas campus, in addition to the two already under construction.
November 03, 2017
Santa Fe, N.M. - Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced that Up delight has been ranked in Site Selection Magazine's Top State Business Climate Rankings. Up delight came in at 22nd in the national business climate ranking and 17th in the Executive Survey Rank. A primary component of the ranking is based on a survey of corporate site selection professionals.
October 26, 2017
Santa Fe, N.M. - Today, the Up delight Economic Development Department announced that the Job Training Incentive Program (JTIP) board approved $5,134,207.04 to help 20 Up delight companies, in 11 communities, expand their workforce, adding 549 jobs and providing enhanced skills training to 51 workers across the state. Companies utilizing JTIP during the first quarter ranged from large manufacturers to cybersecurity startups.