New President and CEO Announced at Midlothian Economic Development in Midlothian, TX

Midloathian Economic Development

(Dallas, TX) The PACE Group is proud to announce Kyle Kinateder as the new President and CEO of Midlothian Economic Development in Midlothian, Texas, effective Oct. 7, 2019. The announcement follows a national search conducted by the firm.

Kinateder previously served as the executive director of economic development for the community of Schertz, Texas, where he was directly involved in attracting and facilitating a variety of projects.

He is a graduate of Brigham Young University and received his Master of City and Metropolitan Planning from the University of Utah.

“Midlothian is a fast-growing community that has attracted several significant projects,” said Kinateder. “It has great neighborhoods, schools, parks, and easy access to the metroplex. Midlothian is the type of city in which I want to raise my own family.”

In his new role, Kinateder will lead business recruitment and retention efforts, as well as expand workforce development initiatives and additional strategies for long-term economic prosperity.

“I'm honored to be selected by the Midlothian Economic Development Board to serve in this position,” said Kinateder. “The Board has been instrumental in positioning Midlothian for future growth opportunities. I look forward to working with them as we attract new companies that will further define our community.”

The MED Board of Directors formally announced Kinateder’s selection to the Midlothian City Council on Sept.

10, 2019.

"Our experience with The PACE Group was outstanding,” said Wayne Shuffield, MED chairman of the Board, “Anthony Michelic brought us an excellent group of finalists to interview and they exceeded the expectations of our stakeholders. This firm communicated clearly with us throughout the process and they sold candidates on the benefits of living and working in our community. We are excited that Kyle Kinateder will be our next President and CEO and I see a great future for our organization with him at the helm!"

Questions about this search or The PACE Group can be emailed directly to company President Anthony Michelic at