Iowa

Development News | May 23, 2016
IA: Board Awards Support Capital Investments, With Cognizant Hiring 1,000   

Awards to assist in the creation of 1,275 jobs, retention of 53 and over $43M in new capital investment for the state. More>>


Development News | April 15, 2016
IA: MidAmerican Energy Announced a $3.6B Wind Project   

Major project to provide a cleaner energy future for IA & a giant step toward realizing co. vision of 100 % renewable energy for customers. More>>


Development News | April 1, 2016
IA: Prestage Foods to Invest $240M, Hire 1,000 at New Processing Plant    

Top 5 producer of quality pork & turkey intends to build a state-of-the-art pork processing facility on proposed tract in Mason City, IA. More>>


Development News | March 22, 2016
IA: Prestage Farms to Build $240M Processing Facility in Mason City   

Pork processing plant total capital investment will be in excess of $240M with an annual payroll over $40 million. More>>


Development News | February 22, 2016
IA, IN, DE: DuPont, Dow Cite Locales of Independent Agriculture Companies   

Delaware to serve as corporate headquarters; Iowa and Indiana to serve as global business centers. More>>


Development News | February 3, 2016
IA: Econ. Dev. Board Awards Support for $254M+ in Capital Investments   

IEDA board awarded direct financial assistance & tax benefits to 4 companies for job creation and expansion projects: will help create 241 jobs. More>>


Development News | December 21, 2015
IL, IA: Quad Cities Chamber, U of IL Partner for $5.5M Defense Dpt. Grant   

The Quad Cities Chamber partnered with the University of Illinois to support economic revitalization in IL & bi-state Quad Cities region. More>>


Development News | November 23, 2015
IA: Economic Dev. Board Approves Support of ~$12M in Capital Investments   

The IA awards will assist in creation of 126 jobs, retention of 88 jobs & nearly $12M in new capital investment for the state. More>>


Development News | November 11, 2015
IA: Kraft Heinz to Invest $200M for New Davenport Facility, Retain 475 Jobs   

Third-largest food & beverage co. in N. America (fifth-largest in the world) to replace facility with new state-of-the art plant. More>>


Development News | November 5, 2015
IA: GE to Invest $7.4M in W. Burlington Mfg Facility, Add 120 Jobs   

Investment will be used to expand GE’s medium-voltage product development and production in North America. More>>