The Woodlands Area EDP announces plans to relocate

The Woodlands Area Economic Development Partnership board of officers, staff and The Howard Hughes Corp. executive team stand in the new EDP office, currently under construction.

The Woodlands Area Economic Development Partnership board of officers, staff and The Howard Hughes Corp. executive team stand in the new EDP office, currently under construction.

The Woodlands Area Economic Development Partnership has announced it will relocate its offices to Lake Front North, Bldg. 2, at Hughes Landing in The Woodlands, effective Aug. 1.

The move from the current offices, located at 9320 Lakeside Blvd., Ste. 200, The Woodlands, comes as a result of growth within the organization.

“We are proud to say that our organization is thriving and growing,” The Woodlands Area EDP CEO Gil Staley said in a press release. “This new space will allow us to function in a higher capacity to serve our business community and our members. To fulfill our mission within our own organization brings me great joy, and I give full credit to our board of directors and partners for supporting us in our growth.”

Membership to The Woodlands Area EDP has grown over the past 22 years, recently hitting a high of 97 members. The organization has also grown to four employees, with plans to add a fifth part-time employee at the end of the year.

The new office space will include four offices, a reception area and a 12-person conference room.

Paul Layne, president of the Central Region for The Howard Hughes Corp., said the organization is pleased to welcome The Woodlands Area EDP to Hughes Landing.

“There is a strong need for premium office space, and we are excited to be able to provide the opportunity for the EDP to expand their offices as they continue their commitment to the community,” Layne said.
By Andrew Christman
Andrew joined Community Impact Newspaper in early 2019 after moving from Indiana. He is a 2015 graduate from Indiana State University, where he received degrees in English and journalism. He has written for a number of small town publications throughout his career as a reporter.


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