Back Office/Call Centers/Data Centers


MA: Expedient Celebrates $4M Data Center Expansion in Boston

March 21, 2017

Cloud computing & data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) provider completes 9-month project to renovate, add 8,000 sq ft to data center. more >>


PA: Cotiviti Expands in Montgomery County, Adds 216 New Jobs

March 17, 2017

Provider of payment accuracy services will expand operations at its existing location in Blue Bell, PA, invest at least $8.2M in the project. more >>


OH: Sterling Talent Solutions Opens New U.S. Operations HQ in Cleveland

March 14, 2017

One of the world's largest background screening & HR solutions companies opens new U.S. 40,00-sq-ft HQ in Independence, OH. more >>


FL: Fort Myers Lands 600 New Jobs with Gartner $21M Expansion

March 7, 2017

IT research & advisory co.'s expansion follows construction of 2 successive 120,000-sq-ft buildings in Fort Myers & a new training facility. more >>


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Talent Trends Report: Increased Use of Robotics Expected in 2017

February 16, 2017

Growing concern about talent scarcity may be driving the increased use of automation and contingent workers, according to those surveyed. more >>


EXIM Bank Releases its FY 2016 Annual Report

January 5, 2017

Report highlights support of more than $8B in U.S. exports and estimated 52,000 U.S. jobs by independent federal agency. more >>


New Training to Support Food Hubs Through National Network

January 5, 2017

Program to create national network of at least 100 trained food hub mgrs & 60 tech assistance providers offering financial mgmt skills, resources. more >>


Site Selectors Guild Adds Two Professionals to Membership

January 5, 2017

New SSG members are Woody Hydrick, of Global Location Strategies and Wolfgang Riedel, of Riedel Consulting GmbH. more >>


Case Studies

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 Case study | March 9, 2011
North Port, Florida: New Development and Rapid Growth Makes This Buzzing Community a Smart Place to Live and Work   

By: Jennifer Alten

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>>


Building in College Park Case study | November 16, 2010
The Future of Business in Georgia... College Park   

By: Trade & Industry Development

College Park is home to Fortune 1,000 companies such as Chick-Fil-A and AirTran Airways. The city operates the largest public access Compressed... More>>


Case study | September 22, 2010
Gallatin, Tennessee - Prepared for Opportunity   

By: Jennifer Alten

While the economy may have slowed down over the past few years, Gallatin’s economic development team hasn’t. Instead, the Gallatin Economic... More>>


White Papers

White Paper | February 16, 2017
12 Mistakes to Avoid in Site Selection   

Study of a few critical mistakes site selectors can make that undermine analysis, lead to risk, higher cost, unfavorable operating conditions. More>>


White Paper | February 17, 2014
United States Office Outlook - Q4 2013   

​In 2013, the U.S. office sector handed in its best performance in seven years. Leasing activity increased, absorption neared 40 million square... More>>


White Paper | April 16, 2012
The Pew Center on States: Evidence Counts: Evaluating State Tax Incentives for Jobs and Growth   

Every state offers tax incentives to attract, retain, and expand businesses and jobs. But no state ensures that policy makers rely on good evidence... More>>


White Paper | March 8, 2012
When It Comes to Business Taxes, Location Matters   

Taxes are a big cost for many businesses, and vary widely based both on state and market sector. Now, for the first time, the Tax Foundation has... More>>



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Articles

blank Article | February 27, 2017
Idaho is Moving at the Speed of Business

By: Governor C.L. "Butch" Otter

Take a look at how Idaho’s economy is accelerating and attracting companies of all kinds that enjoy the ease of doing buiness in the state.   More>>


blank Article | February 27, 2017
Getting Carriered Away

By: James H. Renzas

Here's a great perspective on then President-elect Donald Trump’s deal and incentives to prevent Carrier from moving a factory to Mexico.   More>>


Texas Article | December 6, 2016
Innovation: A Texas Standard

By: Governor Greg Abbott

What is the winning formula Texas uses to strive to be a top state for business? The answers can be found right within these pages.   More>>


blank Article | September 26, 2016
Designated Sites Streamline Site Selection and Development

By: Linda Dobel

Site selectors, here's a great tip. Designated sites can be a tremendous to get you into your new business location faster, with fewer headaches.   More>>


blank Article | September 26, 2016
Workforce Training is in High Demand by Employees and Employers Alike

By: Jennifer Alten

U.S. cities, counties and states are putting heavy emphasis on workforce training. Grab this chance to see how their specific efforts are paying off.   More>>