Mountain Articles

Article | March 31, 2005
High-Tech Industry Slowly Turns the Corner   

A new study by the AeA, the nation's largest high-tech trade association, shows that the U.S. tech industry shed 25,000 jobs in 2004, dropping to 5.6... More>>


Article | September 30, 2004
A Technology Company's Call Center Search   

The primary goal of this particular economic development effort was to secure the successful recruitment of Dell Computer Corporation’s first... More>>


Article | September 30, 2004
High Tech Industry Sheds More Than One-Half Million Jobs in 2002   

A new study released by AeA shows that in 2002 the U.S. high-tech industry lost 540,000 jobs, dropping from 6.5 million to 6.0 million. A preliminary... More>>


Article | September 30, 2004
Site Selection for the Technology Industry   

The technology industry is experiencing renewed growth, and the outlook for many new and emerging industries is nowbrighter than ever. Spending on... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
New State-by-State Study on the Bioscience Industry   

Employment and other economic activity in the biosciences has grown dramatically in the past three years, and states working to attract bioscience... More>>


Article | June 30, 2003
Quality of Life - Another View   

Much has been written about the importance of quality of life in economic development programs. A major element in analyzing an area’s strengths,... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
Credits and Incentives   

In today’s tough economic times, all companies are looking for a little extra help to increase their bottom lines. Firms in the auto industry and... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
The Aerospace Industry - A Mixed Picture   

The Aerospace Industries Association is a Washington, D.C.–based trade group that represents U.S. aerospace manufacturers, large and small. With 77... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
Site Selection Criteria for Defense Firms   

In recent years the defense industry has been transformed and modern customer service practices have been employed throughout every organization,... More>>