News & Updates

Laredo Taco Company® Brings Authentic Mexican Food to Oklahoma City-Area 7-Eleven® Stores

Thursday, July 30, 2020

7-Eleven, Inc. will open Laredo Taco Company (LTC) restaurants in more than 10 of its stores in the Oklahoma City metro area. The first location opened this week at 5901 SW 8th Street, Oklahoma City, OK 73128. All restaurants are anticipated to open by early 2021.

DRS Virtual Business Summit 2020

Thursday, July 9, 2020

DRS is excited to bring an event designed for our business partners across the State of Oklahoma! This experience will spark a connection to a deeper purpose in your business community. You will see interesting and practical presentations that will benefit your business’ bottom line and provide opportunities for collaboration. These educational sessions will expand your knowledge and awareness on disability topics and much more.

Let our presenters help you discover ways that will positively impact and create change-makers.

This summit is great for any professional who is interested in learning how to contribute to an inclusive workforce working with people with disabilities. Professionals can include, but not limited to: managers, small and large business owners, human resource representatives, training and education developers, CEO’s, administrative staff and more.

Costco expands original backoffice job projections

Thursday, July 2, 2020

When word came in May that Costco was considering OKC as a site for a new backoffice HQ operation supporting their e-commerce and travel business units, initial projections were for 1,044 new jobs. Now, Costco is considering approximately 1,500 new jobs over five years, with an expected capital investment of $25 million, illustrating both the company's

Humphreys Capital Announces $58 Million Raise for Fund I

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Humphreys Capital, a leading real estate investment company headquartered in Oklahoma City, today announced the firm raised $58 million in its annual offering of Humphreys Fund I, LLC (“Fund I”).

Skydweller Aero to HQ in Oklahoma City

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

A next-generation aerospace company developing a perpetual endurance unmanned aircraft has chosen Oklahoma City as its U.S. corporate headquarters. Skydweller Aero Inc., a U.S.-Spanish aerospace company developing renewably powered aircraft for defense and commercial industries, currently has offices in Washington, D.C., Madrid and Valdepeñas,

Heroes emerge during COVID-19 economic hardships

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Local COVID-19 heroes are aiding the OKC community through innovative ideas. Read the story on

Coalition focuses on OKC COVID-19 research

Monday, June 22, 2020

OKC has been chosen as an initial test city for development of COVID-19 preventative measures. Read the story on

BancFirst Tower renovations progress toward January move-in

Friday, June 19, 2020

From demolition to glass replacement, there’s plenty happening at the BancFirst Tower site. More than 400 employees will move into the building by July 2021. Read the story on