Longview is a wonderful place to raise a family and have a successful career! Longview is the center of economic activity for a significant part of Northeast Texas. As our nickname implies, the "Piney Woods" is known for its abundant trees and water. Cultural, career, and educational opportunities provide a wonderful place for families and businesses to grow. Longview is also home to several world class events including The Great Texas Balloon Race and the T-Bone Walker Blue Festival. Take a look at Longview through our citizens’ eyes and get a bird's eye view with the videos below.
The LEDCO released another cutting-edge marketing tool in 2014 to promote the community and existing industry. This video highlights many of the attributes that make Longview an attractive place for business. We hope Longview residents will be proud of what they see as they view Longview in an entirely new way. We also hope outside companies, brokers and site selectors see exactly why Longview is the ideal location for industry.
Brian Aiken, the creator of the video stated that he hadn’t filmed any communities as rich in industry as Longview. “I am overwhelmed with the amount of manufacturing and distribution companies in Longview – it is impressive. Even the 13 minute extended version of the video only skims the surface of what Longview has to offer!”