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>>

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>>

Article | June 30, 2008
Wind Power - Clean Energy to Fuel Economic Growth   

The world’s appetite for electricity appears to be insatiable. As demand for electricity grows and the negative consequences of environmental... More>>

Article | February 29, 2008
Third Annual CiCi Awards 2008: Community Impact Top 15   

The Community Impact portion of the 2008 CiCi awards highlights projects that have profound implications for local communities. In many cases, award... More>>

Article | December 31, 2007

In probably no other place is a more remarkable economic transformation in motion than in the state of Iowa, where the impact of bioscience... More>>

Article | December 31, 2007
Site Selection for the Biofuels Industry   

With the price of a barrel of oil approaching $100, and gasoline over $3 per gallon, anyone driving a car to work or to go shopping can see why the... More>>

Article | February 28, 2007
The Last Page - Operating in a Vacuum, While All Things are Equal and Comparing Apples to Apples   

As was mentioned at the onset, we received over 1,000 submissions from all over North America.  And culling these down to the top 15 in each... More>>

Article | February 28, 2007
2007 CiCi Awards - Community Impact Top 15   

* Boeing C-17 Program — Long Beach, California* If an industrial operation scheduled for termination is sufficiently large, even a brief reprieve... More>>

Article | December 31, 2006
Biotechnology: News & Notes from BIO (Biotechnology Industry Association)   

States and regions across the country are working to develop and promote the growth of their bioscience bases, according to the study “Growing the... More>>

Case study | August 31, 2006
Profitable Manufacturing In Dubuque, Iowa   

It's a fact with a simple explanation: The manufacturing industry in Dubuque, Iowa is expanding because Dubuque manufacturers make money. More>>