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UT: AvantGuard Opens New Monitoring Center in Cedar City, Utah

September 22, 2021

Ogden, Utah-based AvantGuard (AG) is opening its third monitoring center, strategically placed in Cedar City, Utah. more >>


VA: Software Company Cloudpermit Picks Reston for HQ, to Add Jobs

September 21, 2021

The world's leading e-permitting software for local government building departments, Cloudpermit, has chosen Reston, Va., for its North American... more >>


FL: Tech Company to Relocate to Tampa, Plans to Hire 100+

September 20, 2021

Genesis Systems, a Kansas City, Missouri-based tech company developing products to help fight global water scarcity, will move its corporate HQ to... more >>


UT: Tech Firm Lumio Expanding Utah HQ, to Create 3,700 Jobs in 20 Years

September 16, 2021

Lumio, Inc. plans to expand its operations in Salt Lake City, Utah, adding up to 3,697 new high-paying Utah jobs in the next 20 years. more >>


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IN: Manufacturing Readiness Grants Secure Investments in Smart Technology

September 13, 2021

Nearly $10 million allocated since program's inception, 122 awards to Hoosier companies in 50 counties. more >>


Walmart to Implement Robot Tech at Regional Distribution Centers

July 19, 2021

High-speed robots will handle palletizing, managing 'Tetris for transit' at Walmart's distribution centers. more >>


FL: Job Postings for Tech Employees Continue to Surge in South Florida

July 19, 2021

The demand for tech employees in South Florida continued to surge int he second quarter, with a 29% increase of tech job postings in the tri-county... more >>


KS: Topeka to Develop $13 Million Downtown Innovation Campus

May 24, 2021

GO Topeka, the economic development group for Kansas’ Capital City, announced plans to develop a $13 million innovation campus. more >>



Louisiana Economic Development

EdTech Firm Says Goodbye, Silicon Valley... Hello, Silicon Bayou.

January 7, 2021

EdTech company SchoolMint is taking advantage of Lafayette, La.’s business climate, assistance programs, workforce training and higher-ed... more >>


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Miramichi: Fertile Ground for Companies Looking to Grow in the Cannabis Industry

February 4, 2020

Committed to economic growth and diversification, the City of Miramichi in Canada is recruiting and attracting companies to help grow the cannabis... more >>



Ericsson to Create 50,000 Career Opportunities In U.S. Over Next 5 Years

March 11, 2020

Ericsson North America will create 50,000 enhanced career opportunities for individuals in the U.S. workforce over the next five years. 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 >>


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>>


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>>


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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

Rand White Paper | September 1, 2021
An Analysis of Education and Training Programs in Advanced Manufacturing Using Robotics   

There is much information and misinformation about the future of work as it relates to robots and jobs in manufacturing. The Advanced Robotics for... More>>


MIT White Paper | April 1, 2021
The State of Industrial Robotics: Emerging Technologies, Challenges, and Key Research Directions   

The field of industrial robotics encompasses the study, design, and use of robot systems for manufacturing and how to integrate them into production... More>>


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IoT: Putting the 'Smart' into Smart Cities   

The Internet of Things (IoT) ushered in a new era of connectivity, information gathering, intelligent decision-making and automation. Nowhere is its... More>>


Articles

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Missouri: An Investment Destination for Growing Companies

By: Rob Dixon

Missouri is a leader in banking, investment, and professional services. The technology industry has experienced tremendous growth, with tech...   More>>


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Texas: The New Home for HQs

By: Governor Greg Abbott

Texas continues to lead the nation in terms of job creation and economic activity. The Lone Star State’s strategic geographical location, diverse...   More>>


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CiCi Awards 2021 Corporate Investment Awards

By: Tracey Schelmetic

While 2020 has certainly presented some challenges on the corporate investment front, many large projects continued apace, and the year is shaping up...   More>>


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COVID-19 Accelerates Call to Bring Customer Support Jobs Home to the U.S.

By: Steve Brubaker

Offshore outsourcing has been a hot topic for many years and gained tremendous momentum in the 1990s and early 2000s with companies intently focused...   More>>


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Ohio is Made for Manufacturing

By: Mike DeWine

Manufacturers rely on Ohio’s innovation infrastructure, talent and the partnership offered by JobsOhio, the state’s private economic development...   More>>