Global Site Location Industries (GSLI), a leading site selection and economic development consulting firm, is pleased to welcome Jacksboro, Texas, to the GSLI Elite family. Through their lead generation partnership, GSLI will assist Jacksboro in developing relationships with site location decision-makers from companies planning facility expansions or relocations. “As the Executive Director of the Jacksboro Economic Development Corporation (JEDC),”

Brenda Tarpley said. “I am steadfastly committed to creating opportunities for young adults in our community to thrive, advance, and succeed. In Jacksboro, TX, we recognize the importance of nurturing talent and providing avenues for growth right here in our small town.

“Our vision extends beyond just attracting new businesses; it’s about fostering an ecosystem where young adults can build meaningful careers, contribute to the local economy, and realize their full potential. Through strategic partnerships with educational institutions, vocational training programs, and local businesses, we aim to create a pipeline of opportunities catering to our youth’s aspirations and ambitions.”

GSLI Elite Cities are hand-picked for exhibiting a commitment to economic development, a motivation to be the best places in the country to locate a business, and willingness to work closely with all the principals in an economic development project to create all-around wins. Jacksboro joins an exceptional group of locations that meet the GSLI criteria and have been chosen to be GSLI Elite Cities.

GSLI will focus its efforts on targeted expansion projects and developing relationships with key decision-makers through aggressive outreach on Jacksboro’s behalf.

“Jacksboro is the perfect choice to get all the best Texas has to offer,” said Eric Kleinsorge, CEO of GSLI. “It’s a small town just a short drive to everywhere. Less than an hour and a half to Wichita Falls, Fort Worth, and Dallas, it’s the perfect place for distribution and manufacturing. A young workforce makes it the ideal city to place a business that can grow as the workforce does. All of this with Texas’s famous low taxes and excellent business environment.”

Jacksboro, TX, becomes a GLSI Elite City

About Jacksboro:

Jacksboro is an oasis among other cities of Northwest Texas – a vibrant, economically secure community, well known for its natural and historic treasures; a locally led community that absorbs and maintains its growth by hospitality and welcoming nature – while keeping its unique sense of place. Jacksboro is well positioned as your top rural location choice, meeting your industry’s evolving site selection standards as you look to move out of the larger metro areas.


Jacksboro, TX, becomes a GLSI Elite City

About Global Site Location Industries, GSLI

Global Site Location Industries, LLC (formerly known as the World Economic Development Alliance) is a site location firm founded in 1994. GSLI has helped over 1,200 companies identify economic development professionals that could assist them with their site location decisions. We have over 75 site location expert offices nationwide. We use the Project Qualification Team to conduct our initial interviews with companies to identify the viability of a project. The balance of our staff is customer service, project managers, production, web designers, and finance.