Enjoy the economic prosperity of Central Texas!
Austin defies stereotypes: It's progressive and fiercely entrepreneurial, pro-business and pro-environment. It's easy going and hard working. And the greater Austin region won't just welcome your business, it will make it better.
When it comes to business, it seems the whole world has a place in the heart of Central Texas. Greater Austin is a region defined by stunning growth, lower business and living costs, and a youthful, well-educated workforce. It's easy to see why the 2010 Kiplinger's ranked Austin as the number one city for business growth in the next decade.
grow, or start a business in the greater Austin Region.
As a developer of embedded hardware, firmware, and device drivers, Focus Embedded is unlike a great many technology businesses in that we're in a part of the electronics industry where companies are bootstrapped and nobody wants to be known as a 'startup,' since track record is everything. Being a Chamber member is one of the ways in which we show that we're established, we have a history behind us, and we're playing the game for the long haul. The fact that we perennially have a presence in an organization like the Austin Chamber helps afford us the measure of gravitas required for being credible in our highly rarified market space.
Eric D. Overton CEO, Focus Embedded, Visionary Electronic Design