South Atlantic

MD: Supernus Pharmaceuticals to Relocate HQ, Add up to 160 Jobs

March 16, 2018

Co. that develops & commercializes products for treatment of central nervous system diseases to relocate HQ from Rockville to Gaithersburg, MD. more >>

SC: Grace Hill, Inc. to Bring HQ and 53 New Jobs to Greenville County

March 16, 2018

Online training co. for property management industry that offers proprietary subscription software to locate HQ in Greenville, SC. more >>

SC: United Tool and Mold to Invest $11.1M for New Pickens County Facility

March 14, 2018

Provider of new tooling projects, engineering changes & repair services for the plastics industry to build a 60,000-sq-ft facilty, its 4th in SE. more >>

VA: MicroStrategy to Add 300 Jobs in Fairfax County with a $6M Investment

March 13, 2018

Provider of enterprise analytics & mobility software renewed HQ lease, planning $6M in capital improvements, retention of 800 jobs, hiring of 300. more >>

FL: Nucor to Invest $240M, Build Polk County Rebar Micro Mill, Hire 250

March 13, 2018

Manufacturer of steel products' micro mill will have estimated annual capacity of 350,000 tons & construction likely to take two years. more >>

Toombs Corporate Center at U.S. Highway #1, Lyons, GA

Toombs Corporate Speculative Building

February 5, 2016

A newly constructed 100,000 sq ft speculative building located on an 11.16-acre parcel in Toombs Corporate Center at U.S. Highway #1, Lyons, Georgia. more >>


Wilkes County, North Carolina, Airpark

December 18, 2015

22 acres, shovel ready for aviation related business, paved taxiway, all utilities, 6,200’ runway with full instrument landing 24/7. more >>

Pic of 50k OITP PAD v2

Oconee Industry & Technology Park – 50,000SF Pad-ready site

July 21, 2014

50,000 SF pad that is easily expandable to accommodate a 200,000 SF building more >>


Port Tampa Bay Adds New Refrigerated Warehouse Capacity

January 22, 2018

Port Logistics Refrigerated Services (PLRS) has developed a 135,000-sq-ft new cold supply chain solution at Port Tampa Bay (PTB), FL. more >>

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Case Studies

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Greenbrier Valley, West Virginia: Growing Prosperity   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Site selectors will be pleased to get to know Greenbrier Valley, West Virginia, a community with a unique perspective. More>>

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North Port, Florida, Continues to Achieve!   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Like many of America’s great success stories, North Port, Florida, is a self-made city and is ready to be the city of any growing business's future. More>>

North Port, Florida:  Its Pro-Business Climate is Sizzling Case study | March 5, 2013
North Port, Florida: Its Pro-Business Climate is Sizzling   

By: Jennifer Alten

The City of North Port, Florida, is the state’s 7th-largest city, and one of the fastest-growing, but what sets it apart is its pro-business... More>>

North Port, Florida: New Development and Rapid Growth Makes this Buzzing Community a Great Place to Achieve Anything Case study | December 31, 2011
North Port, Florida: New Development and Rapid Growth Makes this Buzzing Community a Great Place to Achieve Anything   

By: Trade & Industry Development

Though it has roots as a retirement community, today the city of North Port, Florida, is anything but. Over the past 10 years, this thriving city in... More>>

White Papers

White Paper | March 18, 2016
Cyberstates 2016   

CompTIA presents its 17th-annual edition of Cyberstates to use as an accessible reference tool for national and state-level tech sector data. More>>

White Paper | September 24, 2013
Advanced Manufacturing in the American South: An Economic Analysis Supporting Regional Development   

MAPI (Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation) Provides "An Economic Analysis Supporting Regional Development" in the report "Advanced... More>>

White Paper | June 5, 2013
Economic Impact Analysis of Georgia's Aerospace Industry   

The economic impact study of Georgia’s aerospace industry measured the industry’s contribution to the state’s economy in 2011 by quantifying... More>>



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“Grade A” Workforce Training Resources

By: Linda Dobel

U.S. businesses know there's a drought in skilled labor. The good news is great community training resources exist. Here are several examples.   More>>

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Medical Device Site Selection Trends

By: Dennis J. Donovan

Feel the pulse: Medical devices are in a moderately strong growth period that'll result in robust levels of new & expanded manufacturing facilities.   More>>

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Communities that Take Agriculture & Food Production to the Next Level

By: Jennifer Alten

The industry focused on food & agricultural crop production is lucrative & thriving in communities around the country. Take a look at some examples.   More>>

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Industry Leadership

By: Linda Dobel

Want to feel like an elite insider in the economic development world? Here’s an exclusive invitation. This is a virtual Who's Who.   More>>

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Georgia’s Competitive Advantages Make it a Prime Location Choice

By: Governor Nathan Deal

Logistics, global access, quality of life and a talented workforce are just a few of the competitive advantages Georgia offers.   More>>