WHY THE SAN ANTONIO AREA IS PERFORMING FOR COMPANIES LIKE YOURS
San Antonio is the 7th largest city in the country, 2nd largest in the state and is one of the fastest growing cities in the US. Known as the heartland of Texas, the region sees more than 50% of all goods flowing between the US and Mexico before reaching its final destination. SA is only 140 miles from the Gulf of Mexico – making it a highly desirable city for businesses doing business globally. Manufacturing, energy, biotechnology and cyber security are the driving forces behind this fast growing region. Lackland and Randolph air force bases along with Fort Sam Houston Army base employ over 80,000 people and a safe haven for veterans looking for work. The San Antonio region produces a highly skilled workforce of which most cities could only dream. The San Antonio MSA is a model for creating working relationships between industry, educators and students. Companies like Boeing, Toyota and Caterpillar all have their own training programs utilizing student interns for future job openings.