WILLIAM MYERS

 
Denison Development Alliance
Title: VP of Business Development
Phone: (903) 464-0883
William Myers


About William Myers

William joined the Denison Development Alliance and Denison Industrial Foundation as Vice President of Economic Development in December 2013.

Prior to working with DDA, William served as Executive Director for the Bridgeport Economic Development Corporation from 2005 to 2013. During his tenure in Bridgeport William helped facilitate retention, expansion and relocation with 14 companies and over 700 jobs; creation of two Tax-Increment Reinvestment Zones; and creation of Bridgeport Main Street program.
William served on the Weatherford College Wise County Task Force and site selection committee while helping prepare for a Branch Campus Maintenance Tax to fund a new 50 acre campus and 90,000 square foot facility.

He helped create Endeavor Bridgeport, a 1,125 acre industrial and recreational Public/Private Partnership, which received a Texas Economic Development Council 2011 Community Economic Development Award.

In 2014 he was honored as the Bridgeport Area Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year.
After graduating from Texas Tech University, in 1997, with a BBA in finance and real estate; William worked as a broker for Myers Real Estate in Breckenridge, Texas, from 1997 to 2003, obtaining his Texas Real Estate Broker’s license in 1999. He was marketing director for a manufacturing firm, Singleton Mouldings, from 2003 to 2005.

He is also a graduate of the Economic Development Institute and serves on the Texas Economic Development Council Board of Directors.

William and his wife Kelly have two children: McKenna and Will.

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