Frederick Joins the Development Corporation of Richmond Board of Directors

Press Releases
Mar 09, 2023
Jerry W. Jones Jr.

The Development Corporation of Richmond (DCR) has a new board member, Cody Frederick. Frederick brings an insight of experience and knowledge as he joins the seven-member DCR board.

Cody Frederick made his way to Richmond, Texas, when he and his wife Aimee founded Blockhouse Coffee and Kitchen in 2017. In the early 1820’s, a group of colonists led by Stephen F. Austin constructed a blockhouse style fort in a bend of the Brazos River near present day Richmond, TX. This blockhouse was known as Fort Bend, and later became the namesake of our county.

Blockhouse Coffee & Kitchen is named in tribute to the rich history of Fort Bend County and Richmond, TX.Frederick and Aimee are the parents of two children. 

A strong businessman with an immense amount of Commercial Development experience we are grateful for his heighten business acumen.

The Development Corporation of Richmond seeks to attract new jobs, make sound infrastructure investments, and improve the quality of life for the community.

The DCR works in partnership with the City of Richmond to undertake critical economic development projects and to achieve these essential goals.

The DCR meets every month.