In 2017, the City of Fort Worth published its first Economic Development Strategic Plan with the goal of identifying strategies to help Fort Worth become a hub for creative businesses, and identifying opportunities to enhance the city's status in the region and nation.
In light of Fort Worth's monumental growth over the past few years and the various economic disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Fort Worth turned once again to TIP Strategies to review and update the 2017 plan for 2022. The result includes an updated list of Fort Worth's target industries, and calls for several bold new initiatives to help Fort Worth build upon its existing foundation and create a long-term roadmap for further economic development success.
Watch for more information over the next few months as the city works with its partners to begin putting the plan into action.
To compete successfully on the national and international stage for creative, high growth businesses and the talented individuals who fuel them.
Thank you to the following individuals who volunteered their time and talents as part of the Project’s Leadership Team and Steering Committee.
Roundtables brought together stakeholders from target demographics and business sectors to discuss needs they see on the horizon. They were conducted on the following topics: