Business & Economic Development

Business & Economic Development Committee

Fourth Wednesday of the Month
11:30 a.m. – 5020 Montrose, 2nd floor lobby conference room of Prosperity Bank
Ben E. Brewer III
BBrewer@MontroseDistrict.org

Programs and projects include:

  • Plan and implement a vision for the District that makes the community a more walkable, cultural and stimulating place to work, live and play.
  • Improve the District infrastructure by fully implementing a capital improvements program for the Montrose TIRZ.
  • Launch new efforts to attract and retain small businesses and professionals in the District.
  • Support the restaurant and retail business owners in the District by holding periodic workshops to address their opportunities and problems.
  • Continue to host annual real estate forum luncheons which stimulate interest in the District on the part of property owners, investors, developers, brokers and businesses.
  • Provide market data and other information to developers considering new capital projects or leasing space in newly developed facilities.
  • Develop a strategic outreach plan for earned media and evaluate plan successes on an on-going basis.
  • Strengthen and expand our Communications Plan to increase community and business engagement via our website and social media outlets.
  • Continue direct outreach to businesses via visits from the Business Ambassador.
  • Continue to promote and support cultural activities within the District.