In the June episode of All Up In Your Business, Chief Development Officer Natalie Ruiz and Economic Development Manager Brian Piscacek talk about why the city’s role in redevelopment is essential. Long Term Planning Administrator Alyssa Halle-Schramm also joins the discussion. Continue reading All Up In Your Business Podcast: What’s the city’s role in redevelopment?
In this episode of the All Up In Your Business podcast, Aaron Farmer of The Retail Coach joins Economic Development’s Natalie Ruiz and Brian Piscacek to discuss trends and the challenges presented by continued inflation, supply chain issues, and staffing shortages. Continue reading All Up In Your Business Podcast: Trends in economic development and retail markets
In this episode of the All of in Your Business podcast, Economic Development Director Natalie and Public Communications Director Jay Socol cover Midtown, Costco, Gringo’s, the Wolf Pen Creek area, and how CS ranked so high on a list of Texas cities with the best tacos. Continue reading All Up in Your Business: CS’s taco prowess and what might be coming to town next
Earlier this week, we dropped a podcast episode that reviewed what’s new in, and what’s coming to, College Station. We teased an announcement that was expected later in the month — a development on 19 acres of city-owned land in College Station’s Midtown. Turns out later in the month is now: Costco Wholesale has filed a site plan for that location. Continue reading All Up In Your Business Podcast: What you should know about Costco
For the first time since the pandemic changed everything, College Station Communications Director Jay Socol interviews Economic Development Director Natalie Ruiz. In spite of the local, state and federal funding put into the hands of local businesses, we still lost far too many. So, now what? Continue reading Podcast: How tourism can fuel business recovery
The Dallis family has operated some of the most iconic food and beverage destinations in College Station. Cafe Eccell may be their best-known restaurant, but they recently entered the highly competitive burger market through their new concept Burger Mojo. In this episode of All Up in Your Business, Economic Development Director Natalie Ruiz and I talk to Costa and Andreas Dallis about their legacy of business ventures and how difficult it is to remain relevant in a fast-growing, student-driven community. Continue reading All Up In Your Business: Dallis family / Burger Mojo