WV: Polish Cosmetics Manufacturer Opens U.S. Office in Martinsburg

September 23, 2019

BANDI Laboratories, which has made skincare products in Poland for more than 30 years, opened it's first U.S. facility in Martinsburg, W.Va. more >>


TN: Airtech Advanced Materials to Expand in Springfield, Adding 30 Jobs

September 23, 2019

Airtech Advanced Materials Group announced that it will expand in Robertson County, creating approximately 30 new jobs in Springfield. more >>


VA: Dominion Energy Planning Large Wind Farm Off Virginia Coast

September 23, 2019

Dominion Energy is seeking approval to build what it says would be the largest offshore wind project in the U.S. off the Virginia coast, the AP... more >>


LA: Legal Software Firm Litify to Open New Orleans Office

September 23, 2019

Litify, a New York City-based legal software firm, is opening its Southeast regional office in New Orleans. more >>



IN: Michigan City Economic Development Director Wins Statewide Award

September 23, 2019

Indiana Economic Development Association presented its first Shining Star Award to Clarence Hulse, Executive Director, Economic Development... more >>


VA: Governor Puts Virginia on Track for 100% Carbon-Free Energy

September 23, 2019

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam signed an executive order setting a goal for the state to produce 100% of its electricity from carbon-free sources by... more >>


Report: American VC Investors Dominate Global Cybersecurity Sector

September 23, 2019

The top 10 venture capital investors (by number of investments) in the global cybersecurity space in 2018 were based in the U.S., says GlobalData. more >>


MA: New Balance to Provide Tuition-Free Path to College for Employees

September 23, 2019

Athletic shoe maker New Balance announced an agreement with Purdue University Global to provide a new tuition benefit program for its U.S.... more >>



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The Workforce of the Future Is Taking Shape Today

August 22, 2019

America’s governors are stepping up to the challenge of growing automation and globalization in the workforce. Recognizing that preparing the... more >>


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Top Sites for Business Growth

August 22, 2019

Every company has different needs when it comes to finding the perfect location—whether access to utilities and infrastructure is a priority, or... more >>


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Aviation is at the Heart of Kansas’ Growing Economy

August 22, 2019

Kansas may be known for its geographically central location, as a leading producer of wheat and beef, and where freedom-loving pioneers would make a... more >>


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How Will Tariffs Impact Reshoring in 2019?

August 22, 2019

In 2018, the combined announcements of reshoring by U.S. companies and related foreign direct investment (FDI) by foreign companies remained strong,... more >>



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Miramichi: A Dynamic Community Committed to Economic Growth and Diversification

September 4, 2019

The City of Miramichi in New Brunswick serves as an industrial, business and retail center--and it's committed to a strategy of economic growth and... more >>


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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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Stone County Mississippi Strikes the Right Balance and Is In the Middle of It All

October 1, 2017

Surrounded by lush national forest, yet positioned in the heart of a dynamic industrial-military corridor. A place of timeless traditions and 21st... more >>


Peoria AZ is the SMART Choice for Business Location

Peoria AZ is the SMART Choice for Business Location

September 25, 2017

From its stunning topography to diverse workforce, Peoria Arizona is becoming an increasingly popular place to live, work and invest. Peoria is in a... more >>



MO: State Receives $1.3 Million in Apprenticeship Funding

July 29, 2019

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson recently announced $1.3 million from the U.S. Department of Labor’s State Apprenticeship Expansion Grant program. more >>


TX: Univ. Texas-San Antonio to Hold Coding Boot Camp Sept. 9

July 29, 2019

The University of Texas at San Antonio announced the launch of its first coding boot camp, in partnership with workforce accelerator Trilogy... more >>


NGA Prez Releases Guide to Help States Meet Workforce Challenges

July 25, 2019

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock released a guide for his fellow governors on how to help prepare their workforce for the jobs of the future. more >>


MO: DED Issues Call for Workforce Training Initiative Proposals

July 25, 2019

The Missouri Dept. of Economic Development announced proposals are being accepted for the Workforce Training Initiative through Sept. 30. more >>


LED FastStart Ranks No.1 In Workforce Training For 10th Straight Year

July 25, 2019

Landmark Louisiana LED FastStart program is best in nation for past decade; Louisiana also ranks high for foreign direct investment, and more. more >>


Available Properties

Property | January 28, 2019
Little Canoe Creek Mega Site   

1100 acres designated as an Alabama Advantage Site. Largest site in North Alabama. More>>


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McHenry East Site   

11 buildings with two miles of paved road. There is a remote operated gate and security camera system with all utilities available. 66,000+square... More>>




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The Etowah Recipe for Success: Size, Location, Access and Workforce   

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Want easy access to two international airports, commercial air service, interstate, a megasite and more? Check out Etowah County, Alabama. More>>


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The Key to Central Louisiana’s Success: A Strong Workforce   

By: Jennifer Alten

Central Louisiana is thriving. One major reason is the area’s strong workforce, which is driving regional growth and productivity. More>>


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Mississippi Works — and Delivers   

By: Juli Anne Patty

When it comes to agreement and cooperation on many fronts across the U.S. seeming to be impossible, one state is defying all odds in the name of... More>>


White Papers

BBVAResearch White Paper | December 1, 2018
Is Your Supply Chain Ready for a Protracted Trade War?   

This paper discusses preparing for the consequences of geopolitical shifts caused by tariffs, including bolstering management of supply chains. More>>


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How International Companies Boost America’s Economic Advantage & Build American Opportunity    

Report showcases how contributions to U.S. economic growth stem from investments in the U.S. by international companies (FDI). More>>


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The Next American Industrial Revolution   

There are several emerging technologies that look set to enable manufacturers in developing markets to remain competitive, ABI Reseach reports. More>>




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