Tag: Sheila Sweeney

Spanish engineering firm chooses Missouri for U.S. headquarters

Hexa Ingenieros, a Spanish engineering services company focused on designing and implementing automation process control and industrial computing services, is entering the U.S. marketplace right here in St. Louis. The company announced Wednesday it will operate as Hexa Engineers in the Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC) in St. Louis, and will create 20 new programming and engineering jobs, with hiring beginning in Summer 2018. “Missouri is fighting for jobs nationally and internationally,” said Missouri Governor Eric Greitens. “We’re glad to include Hexa Engineers on the list of impressive companies who […]

RELEASE: New community library program puts books into the hands of Metro Transit riders

Reading materials for people of all ages are now available at four Metro Transit Centers as part of a new partnership which will put surplus library books in the hands of transit riders in North St. Louis County, who do not have the time, access or transportation to get to the library. The St. Louis Economic Development Partnership, St. Louis Promise Zone, St. Louis County Library, Bi-State Development and Metro Transit were joined by special […]

RELEASE: New community library program at Metro Transit locations to launch Thursday

St. Louis Promise Zone, St. Louis County Library and Metro Transit will announce the launch of a new program to promote reading and improve the transit experience for Metro riders during a special event on Thursday, March 29. Promise Zone community library boxes are being installed at four transit locations in the region. These boxes will be stocked with reading materials provided by St. Louis County Library, and transit riders will be able to pick […]

RELEASE: St. Louis Region Leaders Will Visit Buenos Aires and Rosario

ST. LOUIS— More than 30 community and business leaders from the St. Louis region are set for a trade & investment mission to Argentina. The trip to South America, from Nov. 5-11, will include stops in Buenos Aires and Rosario. The World Trade Center St. Louis and St. Louis Economic Development Partnership are leading the trade & investment mission. Partnership CEO Sheila Sweeney, World Trade Center Executive Director Tim Nowak and senior-level executives from many […]