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Reagan Hales

Meet The Millennial: Joseph B. Peterson Jr., Edward Jones Financial Consultant

Joseph B. Peterson Jr. currently works as a financial advisor at Edward Jones and Associates. Originally from Birmingham, Alabama, Peterson grew up in Amarillo and received his bachelor’s degree from West Texas A&M University and master’s from Texas Tech University.

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Reagan Hales

4 Amarillo Businesses Make The Inc. 5000 List

Every year, Inc. Magazine puts together a list of America’s top entrepreneurs. These companies are fast-growing private firms that create value and employment opportunities on both a local and national scale.

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Reagan Hales

Inc. BrandView Site Highlights Amarillo

As part of the partnership with Amarillo EDC and area community partners, Inc. Magazine has created a page on its website to highlight the entrepreneurial and growth potential of Amarillo.

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Reagan Hales

Amarillo EDC Agrees To $1.8M Deal With Fairly Group

This Tuesday, the Amarillo EDC agreed to a $1.8 million deal with the Fairly Group during the Board of Directors meeting.

The deal, which marks the second deal reached during the last four months, could potentially keep Texas Panhandle talent local.

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Reagan Hales

An Interview With Millennial Sammi Gallagher, Equestrian & Marketing Professional

Samantha “Sammi” Gallagher is a millennial, project director, industry leader, and award-winning equestrian. As Project Director at ROI Online, an Internet Marketing Company, she serves as the main point of contact between clients and the company, ensuring both parties work toward the same goals. She jokingly refers to herself as a “professional cat-herder.”

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Reagan Hales

New Study Outlines Amarillo’s Economic Strengths And Weaknesses

Amarillo may be headed toward success when it comes to our economic future. However, there are other aspects of the city’s infrastructure that we may need to address.

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Reagan Hales

Meet The Millennial: Sammi Gallagher, Project Director At ROI Online

Over the next few weeks, the Amarillo EDC will continue our Millennial Campaign, where we showcase distinguished young professionals in our community. The millennial of this month is Samantha “Sammi” Gallagher.

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Reagan Hales

Calling All Millennials: Share Your Story With The AEDC Millennial Campaign!

Amarillo’s millennial generation is making an impact on our community.

As our educational resources expand, more young professionals are heading to Amarillo to further their careers.

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Reagan Hales

Amarillo's Workforce: Behind The Numbers

Amarillo has long been recognized as a hub for agricultural growth. However, with the establishment and expansion of West Texas A&M University, Texas Tech Health Services, and Amarillo College, more young professions are heading into the city to further their education and experience. Amarillo is becoming a melting pot for entrepreneurs, business professionals and industry leaders alike.

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Celeste Paulson

An Interview With Broc Carter, Officer At No Limits No Excuses

No Limits No Excuses strives for student success and education in hopes of ending issues of poverty in the Amarillo community. The program began in 2011, funded by a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. The goal for No Limits No Excuses is to gain 10,000 more degrees by 2025.

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