Business Testimonials

The Benbrook Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) is the City of Benbrook's economic development arm. Our goal is to assist you in locating great sites, providing information on demographics, incentivizing desired commercial growth, and acting as liaison with city staff to provide a seamless development experience.

Financial incentives are considered on a case-by-case basis.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to call! 817-249-6990.


 “Hoffbrau Steak & Grill House has found a wonderful home in Benbrook. It has been such a pleasure working with the City of Benbrook and their committed EDC, Council, and staff members who have welcomed, supported, and encouraged us from day one. If Benbrook were any bigger we would put in another restaurant.”

~ J. Aron Fogiel, Owner/Operator

“Our team really enjoyed working with the City of Benbrook; the construction process was smooth, and we opened on time and without a hitch.”  

~ Lisa Tamez, District Manager, Wendy's
 "The City of Benbrook and Economic Development staff are always helpful. They are very supportive of our business, and it's a pleasure to work with the city team." 

~ Jim Van Antwerp, Owner Simple Things Furniture
"We want to thank you and the Benbrook Economic Development Board and the City Council for working with us on the site at 8909 Benbrook Boulevard. This is the first time we have had a town and an EDC Director work as hard as you have to bring a Braum's to town. We are looking forward to completing the contract, site plan, and building the Braum's in Benbrook."  

~ Gordon Pulis, Braum's Ice Cream and Dairy Stores

“We are so pleased to welcome new businesses, while supporting existing businesses in Benbrook. Our business community is like family.”  

~ Lynette Spence, Benbrook Area Chamber of Commerce
"Thank you for getting our certificate of occupancy through so quickly. It's been a real pleasure working with the development staff and other departments of the City of Benbrook." 

~ Ken Kennedy, Lay Construction
”Benbrook provides a great family atmosphere and outstanding community support!” 

~ Jeremy Kirwan, Owner/Operator, Chick-fil-A #2813

"Riscky's Bar-B-Q has done business in Benbrook for over 25 years and it has been a pleasure to serve and support this community."  

~ Joe Riscky, Riscky's Bar-B-Q
"We are pleased to offer a business-friendly community. We welcome your new or expanding business to Benbrook."

~ Dr. Jerry Dittrich, Former Mayor of Benbrook
"Building a Better Benbrook is not just our motto, it's our mission." 

~ Kent Williams, Benbrook EDC Board President