How We Help Business
Please take the Mesquite Business Survey here by June 7, 2019. All participants are eligible to receive one of three promotional items: $100 to Dick's Sporting Goods, $100 to Home Goods or $50 to the new Porch Swing restaurant. All responses are confidential.
Welcome to Mesquite's portal for business programs. As a business leader, you want to focus on
the business of doing business in Mesquite, so we have proactively rallied our
team to bring the resources you need to you. The Business Retention and
Expansion Task Force is a group of Mesquite’s core stakeholder organizations –
the City of Mesquite, Mesquite ISD, Eastfield College, Workforce
Solutions Greater Dallas and the Mesquite Chamber of Commerce. The BRE
Task Force is the driving partnership that connects commerce and community by
serving our industry neighbors.
Keeping the focus on common vision and working hand-in-hand, our partnership delivers platforms and programs for all areas of industry. Collectively, we empower success for the people that drive the Mesquite economy – whether it be the share-holder, the worker, or the solo entrepreneur.
Partnership services include:
- Workforce pipeline, recruitment and development
- Grants and training resources
- Promotion and networking opportunities
- Assistance through City processes
- Communication pipeline for local business information
- Small business workshops
2019 Schedule of events and new programs
Small Business Workshops: Open to the public
- June 18, 2019: Planning and Starting Your Business A-Z
- July 23, 2019: Small Business Funding and Finances
- August 27, 2019: Opportunities for Business Startups
- October 15, 2019: Marketing 101 for the 2020 Business
- November 12, 2019: 2nd Annual Entrepreneurs Day
Commercial Industry Events: Invitation only
Mesquite Industry Breakfast - Strengthen Your Workforce
Hosted by Mesquite Business Retention and Expansion Partnership and Elements International
Date and Time
Thursday, May 30, 2019
7:30 AM – 9:00 AM CDT
2250 Skyline Drive
Experience the intersection of innovation and industry at the newest corporate and logistics headquarters here in Mesquite, Elements International. Breakfast and tours of the modern logistics and corporate facility - network with fellow industry leaders. RSVP to [email protected] or call 972-216-6446 for more information.
More Upcoming Commercial Industry Events: Invitation only
The details for these events will be provided six to eight weeks prior to the date listed below.
- September 19, 2019: HR Managers Appreciation Luncheon
- October 3-4, 2019: Manufacturing Day Workshops and Tours
Ready to move into a space?
Our office also helps businesses with the development process. Contact us if you have questions or need assistance. The City of Mesquite website offers answers and documents relative to the many questions you may have regarding permits, site plans, ordinances and how to sign up for a pre-application meeting.