Mountain Articles

Article | February 29, 2012
‘Upskilling’ is Making Leaders out of Corporate Real Estate Executives   

Complexity defines today’s world and the corporate real estate (CRE) industry. It takes a special skill set to navigate this highly... More>>

Article | February 29, 2012
Blueprint for Moving Quickly to Great Site-Selection Decisions   

The job of the site-selection professional is to not only eliminate locations from consideration, but to do it swiftly based upon detailed analysis.... More>>

Article | January 9, 2012
Local-level R&D is Driving Growth in Communities from Coast to Coast   

In the United States, research and development is a huge economic driver at the federal, state and local level. According to a recent report from the... More>>

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Article | November 8, 2011
New Mexico: An Excellent Southwestern Location Offers Efficient Market Access   

The Southwest is the fastest growing region of the country and New Mexico is right at the heart of it. Supported by three interstate freeways, a vast... More>>

Article | September 9, 2011
Designated Sites to Shortlist   

If the shortest distance between two places is a straight line, then the shortest way to a decision in site selection is knowing exactly where the... More>>

Post Performance Incentives Grow Utah
Article | July 19, 2011
Post Performance Incentives Grow Utah   

During the recent past, companies like Adobe, Oracle and ITT have found a healthy home in Utah—and it hasn’t been by accident. Many companies... More>>

Idaho: Obtaining Critical Mass on the Cutting Edge
Article | July 12, 2011
Idaho: Obtaining Critical Mass on the Cutting Edge   

Hydropower has provided Idaho with one of the lowest electricity rates in the nation. As recent as 1995, all of the state’s power came from... More>>

Whether Short or Long, Supply Chains are Fostering Deep Roots in Communities Throughout teh Country
Article | May 12, 2011
Whether Short or Long, Supply Chains are Fostering Deep Roots in Communities Throughout the Country   

The term "supply chain" can be misleading. While the process of creating and distributing products is a chain-like progression, supply chain roots... More>>

Location, Location, Location
Article | November 18, 2010
Location, Location, Location---It's All About Value   

The real estate mantra "location, location, location" means simply that the value of an edifice depends more on the structure's surroundings than on... More>>

Article | September 13, 2010
Sites & Programs: Foreign Trade Zones   

An old program is gaining steam these days. Throughout the country, areas are embracing the Foreign Trade Zone program as a savvy tool in their... More>>