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Statement on Site Selection's 2018 Governor's Cup

Posted By Greater Austin Chamber | Mar 04, 2019
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Gov. Greg Abbott today accepted Site Selection's 2018 Governor's Cup—an annual award that recognizes the top-performing states for business and job creation. Austin Chamber President Mike Rollins released the following statement:

“To have Texas win the Governor's Cup for the seventh consecutive year and 15th time overall is an unprecedented achievement. This honor is a testament to the leadership of Gov. Abbott, the team he has assembled, and the policies his administration has championed and implemented to make Texas so attractive to businesses. We're proud to have played a part in making this possible through Opportunity Austin's economic development strategies and successes. Congratulations to the governor, to Austin, and all of Texas on this incredible distinction.”

Greater Austin Chamber

The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce focuses on how the Austin region works. We serve as the voice of business for our member organizations and their employees throughout Central Texas. Our mission is to provide leadership that facilitates the creation of a prosperous regional economy and effective advocacy for members.