Mid-Atlantic Articles

Article | January 9, 2012
New Jersey - Tax Cuts, Regulatory Reform and Business Advocacy Redefine New Jersey in the Marketplace   

Since taking office in January 2010, Governor Chris Christie has chosen a new direction for New Jersey – lowering taxes, reducing bureaucracy that... More>>

Article | January 9, 2012
Fertile Grounds for Growing Agri-Food Businesses   

Thomas Jefferson said of agriculture, it is “our wisest pursuit because it will in the end contribute most real wealth, good morals and... More>>

Article | September 8, 2011
Manufacturing in New York: Opportunities for Growth   

Across the nation and in New York, manufacturing is an especially vital and dynamic sector of the economy. New York sees manufacturing playing a... More>>

Communities Where Quality of Life Matters
Article | July 14, 2011
Communities Where Quality of Life Matters   

Although a standard definition of “quality of life” has never been universally agreed upon, attempts to measure quality of life have been... More>>

From Deal-Making to Ground-Breaking: Overcoming the Financial Hurdle at the Local Level
Article | May 11, 2011
From Deal-Making to Ground-Breaking: Overcoming the Financial Hurdle at the Local Level   

Raising start-up capital is one of the biggest hurdles a would-be entrepreneur faces. The days of pitching investors with a fabulous dot.com idea... More>>

Leaders on the Radar: Locating with Like-Minds
Article | January 11, 2011
Leaders on the Radar: Locating with Like-Minds   

The concept of locating entities with similar endeavors within areas of land called “parks” takes many forms. The most common are industrial... More>>

Location, Location, Location
Article | November 18, 2010
Location, Location, Location---It's All About Value   

The real estate mantra "location, location, location" means simply that the value of an edifice depends more on the structure's surroundings than on... More>>

Article | November 10, 2010
New York State: A Premier Location for Your Business   

New York State is a premier location for business. With a diverse economic structure, highly skilled workforce, innovative industries and... More>>

Article | September 13, 2010
Sites & Programs: Foreign Trade Zones   

An old program is gaining steam these days. Throughout the country, areas are embracing the Foreign Trade Zone program as a savvy tool in their... More>>

Article | June 30, 2010
It's (becoming) Easy to be Green   

The green technology field is huge, fueled in no small part by political and environmental issues, as well as those lured by the sheer economics of... More>>