Converse EDC to Honor Three Local Business

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January 05, 2016
The Converse Economic Development Corporation (EDC) will host its fourth Quarterly Business Appreciation & Networking event on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 in the City Hall Conference room, 405 S. Seguin, from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.  The event will honor three long standing Converse businesses: Converse Christian School, Crossroads Vision and TexStar National Bank.

The EDC Board created the quarterly event in 2015 to connect businesses and the community and create a forum to recognize outstanding businesses in Converse.  Over the last three quarters, the EDC has recognized a total of nine businesses and the turn out to the event continues to grow.

“We are grateful that these businesses chose Converse, continuing to provide good quality jobs and valuable services to our citizens,” stated Kate Silvas, Executive Director.  “They are proof that Converse is a great place to be.”

The EDC Board of Directors and staff want to honor Converse businesses and appreciate those who have participated and making these events so valuable in the past.  The EDC is excited about the difference these events are making to the business community.   

To RSVP, please contact Kat Lindquist at 210.659.9163 by Friday, January 15, 2016.

 About City of Converse Economic Development Corporation

The Converse Economic Development Corporation (Converse EDC) is a Type B Corporation under the laws of the State of Texas with a seven-member Board of Directors appointed by the City Council of Converse.  The Converse EDC was created in 2000 by voter referendum to create, attract, retain and expand business opportunities for Converse and its residents.  Converse is home to more than 18,000 residents and over 200 diverse businesses. 

Converse, Texas is situated adjacent to Joint Base San Antonio – Randolph in NE Bexar County.   Visit us online for more information at or call us at 210-659-9163.

Kat Lindquist, Business Retention and Marketing Manager
(210) 659-9163