Iowa

Iowa Department of Economic Development

Debi Durham

Director

200 East Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa, 50309
Phone: (515) 242-3000
Toll-Free: N/A
Fax: (512) 242-4749
Email: director@iowa.gov
Website: www.IowaEconomicDevelopment.com/


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Articles

blank Article | July 29, 2020
The Global COVID-19 Pandemic Is Accelerating the Pace of Reshoring

By: Dennis J. Donovan

While reshoring is a hot topic right now, it’s important to recognize the trend predates the global COVID-19 pandemic by about five years. The...   More>>


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Tennessee: Headquarters Are at Home Here

By: Trade & Industry Development

The number of companies choosing to call the Volunteer State home continues to rise, with an impressive range of industry diversity. Tennessee’s...   More>>


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Mississippi’s Aerospace and Defense Industry Is Out of This World

By: Tate Reeves

Companies located in this state are continuing to prove to the world at large that the future of our nation’s aerospace industry is in none other...   More>>


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Blockchain Technology Drives Innovation in the Aviation Industry

By: Peter Francesconi

Business leaders know that for companies to survive and thrive in a competitive marketplace, they need to adapt and innovate. In aerospace and...   More>>


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Automotive, Aerospace Industries Power Alabama’s Path to Recovery

By: Governor Kay Ivey

In the face of COVID, companies in Alabama have shown a resilience and an innovative spirit that have allowed them to keep their workforces engaged...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

Case study | April 30, 2009
In Defense of Fayetteville/Cumberland County, North Carolina   

By: Jennifer Alten

It's not hard to understand why Fayetteville, North Carolina is an ideal place for businesses in the defense industry sector. This city of 210,000,... More>>


Case study | April 30, 2009
Tooele County, Utah - Business Excels at the Crossroads of the West   

By: Jennifer Alten

Just west of Salt Lake City, past the scenic Oquirrh Mountains, lays Tooele County. Belying – or perhaps because of – its vast space and... More>>


Case study | February 28, 2009
Emerging Education Assets will Drive Technology Advancements in Central Florida's Polk County   

By: Trade & Industry Development

SRI International’s recently completed Industry Cluster Assessment & Selection study prepared for the Central Florida Development Council hits the... More>>