Targeted Industry

Board Goals and Priorities

Bonham is striving to attract business from a variety of growing industries. Our city and it’s surrounding area offer many qualities key to economic success, including a solid, hard-working workforce, available commercial real estate in a variety of specifications and locations, and lower costs and available incentives for businesses.

BEDCO has identified these targeted industries for special emphasis in our business expansion and recruitment efforts:


  • Business Service
  • Expanded Retail Opportunities
  • Medical Institution (or associated satellite operations)
  • Tourist-oriented Development/Hospitality and Nature Tourism
  • Standard and Advanced Manufacturing
  • Environmental Technologies – Research/testing and Manufacturing
  • Regional and Corporate Centers
  • Logistics
  • Film Making (location shooting)

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

Steve Filipowicz
Executive Director

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