Technology / Research & Development


ON: Mirexus Launches Operations in Hanlon Creek Business Park

September 17, 2018

New Mirexus HQ is 12,000 sq ft with room to grow in the future with cutting-edge design features. more >>


UT: Cornerstone Selects Salt Lake City for $6M Expansion, 350 New Jobs

September 14, 2018

New tech hub in Salt Lake City will further drive innovation and create up to 350 jobs and contribute $6M to the local economy. more >>


KS: Overstock.com Selects Kansas City for Distribution Center, 100 Jobs

September 13, 2018

Online retailer creating 100+ jobs, leasing a 517,000-sq-ft facility, according to the Kansas City Area Development Council. more >>


ON: Microsoft to Open New Canadian HQ in Toronto, Invest $570+M

September 12, 2018

Facility part of a series of investments by Microsoft in Canada over the next four years. more >>


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IoT Security Spend to Reach $6B by 2023, Growing 300% from 2018

July 18, 2018

New study from Juniper Research found that spending on IoT (Internet of Things) cybersecurity solutions set to reach over $6B globally by 2023. more >>


Smaller U.S. Cities Joining Technology Boom

August 11, 2017

Increasingly, tech firms are bypassing celebrated traditional locations in favor of cities not typically associated with the tech sector. more >>


American Center for Mobility Building Center for Testing Automated Vehicles

December 13, 2016

Center designed to enable technology & accelerate development of voluntary standards to improve transportation systems. more >>


American Institute of Chemical Engineers to Lead New Mfg USA Institute

December 13, 2016

New Institute will leverage approaches to modular chemical process intensification — like combining multiple, complex processes. more >>


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Case Studies

blank Case study | May 15, 2015
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>>


The Florida Space Coast: Ready for Takeoff Case study | October 31, 2011
The Florida Space Coast: Ready for Takeoff   

By: Juli Anne Patty

There is perhaps no better metaphor for business success than a space shuttle, against all odds, through only human determination, skill and... More>>


blank Case study | September 9, 2011
Success in the Heart of the Heartland: Missouri CORE   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Central Missouri is not just at the heart of Missouri; it’s at the heart of America. That position has motivated hundreds of businesses to locate... More>>


Idaho: The (Low) Cost of Doing Business Case study | July 19, 2011
Idaho: The (Low) Cost of Doing Business   

By: Juli Anne Patty

The list of reasons to bring your business to Idaho is long, but can be summed up with a simple equation: great location + low business costs =... 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 | July 18, 2016
How & Why the IOT is Transforming Manufacturing    

The Internet of Things (IoT) is starting to fundamentally change the way some big companies operate and this is especially true for manufacturing. More>>


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>>



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Articles

blank Article | September 17, 2018
The Minnesota Advantage

By: Kevin McKinnon

Did you know? Last year CNBC named Minnesota the 3rd-best state for business? Want to know why? We have the answers.   More>>


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Site Selection Trends in the Technology Industry

By: Chris Engle

Urgency now exists for companies to identify the best technology workforce to ensure dominance in their field. Great ideas to help.   More>>


blank Article | September 17, 2018
Welcome to the State of Innovation: Arizona

By: Governor Doug Ducey

The Grand Canyon State has become a hotbed for developing and testing emerging technologies. Find out about it here.   More>>


blank Article | September 17, 2018
The Commonwealth of Virginia — A Leader in Enterprise Since 1607

By: Governor Ralph Northam

Since its founding, Virginia has stood for economic opportunity & continues to adapt to stay competitive in the 21st-century economy.   More>>


blank Article | July 8, 2018
Michigan: Building on the Past, Embracing the Future

By: Governor Rick Snyder

Michigan’s business-friendly climate and competitive resources have attracted some of the world’s top companies. Find out what's behind it.   More>>