Allen Economic Development Corporation

The Allen Economic Development Corporation is committed to attracting, growing and serving business and industry to the Allen community. We provide a variety of services including: site selection assistance, economic incentives, custom research and data, and connectivity to key resources.

Allen is the 29th fastest growing city in the country.

Located 12 miles north of Dallas, Allen offers easy access to all major highways placing Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Downtown Dallas, and Dallas Love Field just 30 minutes away.

Allen combines all the benefits of metropolitan living with suburban amenities for companies and residents alike, with access to:

  • "When we’re looking for ideal locations to centralize key functions of our business, we need to make insightful decisions…and in this case, we chose Allen. In fact, we’re proud to be one of the first companies to recognize the tremendous potential of this city. And our positive and collaborative relationship with the City influenced our decision to move additional components of our business here.”

    Carlos Medina SVP, Strategy and Global Operations — Experian

  • "Texas, and Allen, in particular, rate highly in consideration of economic climate, growth prospects, available labor, regulatory environment and quality of life."

    Tom Arnold President of MonkeySports, Inc.

Regional Highlights News & Media »

Allen Unveils New Convention Center and Hotel

The $85 million project will have 290 hotel rooms and over 64,000 square feet of convention and meeting space.