Article | April 30, 2009
Online Exclusive: The Homeland Security Industry: Potential for Regional Clusters   

Although spending on homeland security has risen substantially since 2001, it is unclear how much of this spending is relevant to economic... More>>

Article | April 30, 2009
Turning a Negative Economy into a Positive Result   

When scanning the headlines these days, it's easy to get the impression that America’s economic situation is growing ever darker, but that... More>>

Development News | March 22, 2009
IBM to Open New Technology Service Delivery Center; Create 1300 New Jobs   

Governor Culver joined with representatives from IBM and local officials to announce that IBM will open a new technology service delivery center in... More>>

Article | February 28, 2009
Corporate Investment Top 15   

The Corporate Investment portion of the CiCi Awards is relatively straightforward. It is based on the scale of a project in a particular location,... More>>

Development News | January 21, 2009
Dynapar Corp. Plans Expansion; Create 79 New Jobs; Invest $1.5M   

Gov. Mike Easley announced that Dynapar Corp., an international supplier of automated equipment control devices, plans to expand its Elizabethtown... More>>

Development News | January 18, 2009
Granholm Announces Over 4,000 New Jobs Planned for Michigan   

Governor Jennifer M. Granholm announced that the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) is helping seven companies grow in Michigan and is... More>>

Development News | January 14, 2009
Caterpillar to Locate Production Facility in North Little Rock; Create 600 New Jobs; Invest $140M   

Caterpillar, the world’s largest manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, announced plans to locate its new North American motor grader... More>>

Article | December 31, 2008
Illinois = Diversity   

Even in today’s globally connected marketplace, where you locate or expand your business can be a major factor in determining your long-term... More>>

Case study | December 31, 2008
MOR Technology Solves Ethanol Puzzle   

The ethanol industry is at a crossroads. Environmental and political concerns have created an unprecedented demand for ethanol, but at the same time,... More>>

Development News | December 28, 2008
American Titanium Works to Build Mini-Mill; Create 320 New Jobs; Invest $422M   

Gov. Mark Sanford and Thomas Sax, CEO of American Titanium Works (ATW), announced that ATW will build a, world-class titanium mini-mill in Laurens... More>>