About Us

Economic Development in Garland is operated by a leadership team of dedicated employees from the City of Garland's Economic Development Department and the Garland Chamber of Commerce. The City of Garland's Economic Development Department handles new business, relocations and expansion while the Chamber handles the City's small business retention efforts and workforce development. Please contact any one of our seasoned professionals to find out more about Garland’s investment opportunities. 


New Business, Relocation and Expansion

City of Garland, Economic Development Department Office:
203 N. 5th St., Suite 100
Garland, TX 75040 
972.205.3800

David Gwin, CEcD, AICP 
Director of Economic Development


Ayako Schuster
Business Development Manager


Randy Colborn
Research Specialist


Armando Gallardo
Department Coordinator


Small Business and Workforce Development


Garland Chamber of Commerce Office:
520 N. Glenbrook Dr
Garland, TX 75040 
972.272.7551

Andrea Tamez
Small Business Program Coordinator


See the Full Chamber of Commerce Staff