New Mexico Once Again Recognized for Netflix Expansion
June 11th, 2021 – Shortly after being recognized as one of Site Selection’s Top 20 Deals in North America, the State of New Mexico, City of Albuquerque, and Netflix are once again receiving international recognition for the company’s expansion in the Mesa del Sol area of Albuquerque, New Mexico, this time receiving Area Development’s Gold & Silver Shovel award.
Area Development, a leading publication covering site selection and facility planning, annually recognizes 20 states that have achieved success in in the categories of new job creation and company capital investment.
“Netflix injects millions of dollars into New Mexico’s economy, supporting thousands of jobs and hundreds of small businesses across the state,” Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham said. “I am proud to support this growing industry, which will help New Mexico achieve a robust and sustainable economic recovery.”
Five projects, including New Mexico’s Netflix project, were recognized by the publication as “Non-Manufacturing Projects of the Year”:
1. Netflix, New Mexico
2. Centene, North Carolina
3. Microsoft, Georgia
4. Microsoft, Virginia
5. Accenture, Missouri