LIGHT INDUSTRIAL and Manufacturing

Tongrun International


Tongrun International, a sheet metal contract manufacturer recently aquired the former GE building in north Bonham. The 73,600-square-foot building is located on 37.75 acres at the junction of Bicentennial Street and Pecan Street. Tongrun specializes in metal-stamping and complex assemblies.

Renlita Custom Opening Solutions, LLC

Local Expansion & Start-up

Renlita is a United States based manufacturer of custom operable doors, windows and walls. Product offerings include a wide variety of custom designed and fabricated vertical and horizontal operating systems. With a variety of options and capabilities, Renlita products can be used in retail, commercial and residential applications.

TCI Trans Cable International

Home & Commercial Internet Cable Manufacturing

TCI produces low-voltage cable used in phone wiring, internet service, landscape wiring, and a host of other uses as well as fiber optic cable.

TCI were convinced that placing their manufacturing facility in Bonham would be a much better choice than Mexico, their originally intended location. With relatively low tax rates, trained workforce, and convenient building, Bonham and Fannin counties make a great location for their business.


United Motors

Specialty Vintage Automobiles

United Motors specializes in restoration of vintage Buick automobiles. Peter Phillips, as well as two full time employees operate the facility at 101 East 3rd Street in Bonham. Mr Phillips is also editor of the national Buick Club magazine.

A 40’ x 60’ metal building has been constructed to allow future expansion. Phillips feels that his large inventory of antique Buick parts, which are essential for repair and restoration, will allow United Motors to “corner the market” for 1932 Buick vintage automobiles.

The Breakfast Stop

Local Breakfast Specialists

Priding themselves with using only fresh ingredients while providing speedy service and small town hospitality, The Breakfast Stop is a downtown Bonham favorite.

DB-SOS Grant Recipient

Rebel Roots Boutique

Contemporary Clothing Store

A love for fashion led to establishing Rebel Roots Boutique in 2015. Their focus is offering quality cloting and accessories without breaking the bank.

The “family” staff works hard to ensure a pleasant customer experience, meeting trends, styles, & comfort for women, men and soon children! In-store and online shopping is available.

DB-SOS Grant Recipient

Blessings and Butterflies

Children’s Clothing Store

Blessings and Butterflies Kid Kouture is a trendy children’s clothing boutique with a vintage twist. They carry the latest in boutique clothing for boys and girls, ages newborn through tween and feature popular brands like Giggle Moon, Mustard Pie and MaeLi Rose.

DB-SOS Grant Recipient

Executive Suite Rentals

211 North Main – Bonham

New awnings enhance the Downtown Bonham streetscape and curb appeal.

Suite rentals are available through Phillip Holt.

DB-SOS Grant Recipient

Main Street Title

125 East Fifth – Bonham

The boldly peppercorn-colored facade of this property represents the spirit involved in transforming downtown buildings into a source of pride.

The revitalization of this historic 1860’s structure has been an achievement beyond expectations and potentially could set a model for others to follow.

DB-SOS Grant Recipient

Red River Gypsy Boutique

Trendy Boutique Clothing and Salon

Red River Gypsy is a full service salon and boutique offering services for hair, nails, tanning, spray tanning, lash and hair extensions. Assistance was provided to help the boutique comply w/ ADA handicap restroom requirements.

DB-SOS Grant Recipient

Proud to have participated in...

Downtown streetscape & utility relocation

Downtown Bonham

Part of our ongoing efforts to help beautify and modernize our city.

Development of Powder Creek Park

400 South 5th Street

Powder Creek Park features beautiful trees, native plants, a walking track, handicapped accessible restrooms, and a sturdy bridge. The park has positively impacted the community of Bonham and surrounding areas with the addition of a state-of-the-art playground.

Lake Bonham RV Campground Upgrades

Lake Bonham

Lake Bonham’s RV campground offers camping and picnic areas, restrooms, courtesy docks and more.

City water utility systems model

Bonham Public Utilities

Wastewater and water system improvements

City of Bonham

Texas Water Development Board approves $14,640,000 to the City of Bonham (Fannin County) for wastewater and water system improvements

Partial funding of Fannin County Multi-Purpose Facility

Hwy 56 West of Bonham

Fannin County’s 27,000 sq ft enclosed, air conditioned/heated facility featuring kitchen/concession areas, and plenty of indoor restrooms.

The Bonham Economic Development Corporation is a Type B corporation that works to foster the creation of a favorable climate for new and improved job opportunities by encouraging the development of business, industry, retail and tourism.


514 Chestnut Street
Bonham, Texas 75418

Gayle M Cooper, CEcD
Interim Executive Director

903-640-0717 or
903-583-7555 ext 107