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Christopher Steele

Christopher  Steele

Chris Steele has over 20 years of experience in the fields of economic development and location strategy. Chris has assisted major clients in national and international real estate strategies, particularly those that emphasize how place influences business success. He has worked on projects such as Boeing's headquarters site selection, food processing manufacturers in Appalachia, business attraction in western Canada and biotech and specialty chemicals plants in Southeast Asia. Chris is the COO and North American president of Investment Consulting Associates, a global location strategies firm which also hosts the online location tools LocationSelector.com and ICAIncentives.com.

Article | March 10, 2016
Planning Ahead   

By: Christopher Steele

See how in the world of real estate and corporate facilities you should plan for, or at least keep your options open for, the future.

Article | March 10, 2015
Too Good To Be True: Determining if Taking Incentives is a Good Strategy   

By: Christopher Steele

Important to remember: incentives do not come for free. A good deal of due diligence should be used when determining acceptance of incentives.

Article | March 11, 2014
Incentives and Credits as Financial Strategies in Location Decisions   

By: Christopher Steele

Money isn’t everything. Just as it is true in other areas of life, money is also not everything when making site locations decisions.