About The IQ®

What is The IQ®

Getting to The IQ®

Existing Companies & Industries

Partner Institutions

The IQ® Map & Amenities

About Richardson
Find Your Spot
Invent Here
Live Here


The IQ® Headquarters (IQ-HQ)


Previous Events

News and Stories

The IQ® Resources

find your spot 

The IQ

Drawing Board

Today, the Richardson IQ is home to video game giant id Software and nano-tech labs operated by LINTEC and Zyvex. Honeywell manufacturers sensors here, and Raytheon’s EO Innovations makes optical lenses. Digital Reality currently oversees nearly a million square feet of data centers, and Ericsson, Verizon, Siemens, and Argo Data all have offices here too. Vent-A-Hood, which opened its doors in the Richardson IQ in 1962, is one of the most innovative kitchen ventilation companies in the world and boasts five patents for the appliance industry.

Learn more about our existing companies, target industries, and emerging industries below.


Target Industries

Future Vision



Subscribe to The IQ® to stay up to date with the programs and events for the district.