Audio: A discussion on Laredo’s ‘incredible’ growth

LAREDO, Texas – In this audio story about growth, growth and more growth, Gene Lindgren, president and CEO of Laredo Economic Development Corporation, rattles off the numbers. 

In the exclusive interview, Lindgren talks about increased trade, the impact of near-shoring, workforce development, and the need for another international bridge. 


Editor’s Note: The above audio story is the second in a two-part series on Laredo Economic Development Corporation. Click here to listen to Part One. 

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