Economic Development

Economic Development

Economic Development - includes local Government, Services and Consultants

Economic Development

Economic Development
Economic Development - includes local Government, Services and Consultants

Missouri Alliance for the Development of Entrepreneurship announced today the 2011 MADE In Missouri State Entrepreneurship Competition

SEDALIA, Mo. /eNewsChannels/ -- The Missouri Alliance for the Development of Entrepreneurship announced today that the 2011 MADE In Missouri State Entrepreneurship Competition, an event that will highlight new and aspiring businesses through a competitive and educational business development process, will accept preliminary submissions until June 30, 2011.

San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board Helps Inland Empire Manufacturers Focus on Developing a More Competitive Workforce

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ -- Leading manufacturing companies in the Inland Empire, a top manufacturing hub, cannot find enough skilled machinists, electricians, welders or mechanics to fill positions left by an experienced but aging workforce. In partnership with the San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board and local educators, these companies formed the Manufacturers' Council of the Inland Empire to pool resources.

Metal building products manufacturer set to grow in the San Bernardino County's business-friendly climate

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ -- In San Bernardino County, site selection and hiring assistance programs are helping promising new businesses launch in spite of a tough economy. The County of San Bernardino Board of Supervisors knows that a business-friendly environment is one of the keys to economic recovery and vitality and carefully invests funding from the Workforce Investment Act to bring more employers to the region.

SEDA announces JLA Home to Create 100 New Jobs in Savannah by 2011

SAVANNAH, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- Savannah will see 100 new jobs by 2011, due to Dermody Properties'/DP Partners' sale of a 689,400 square-foot building in its LogistiPort Industrial Park to JLA Home for an East Coast assembly and distribution center, SEDA announced today.

Iron Workers Union Focused on Building Long-Term Profitability for Construction Workers

AUSTIN, Texas -- With the advent of IMPACT - the Ironworker Management Progressive Action Cooperative Trust - the Iron Workers Union launched a robust...

Savannah Economic Development Authority brings Savannah to Atlanta

ATLANTA, Ga. -- The Savannah Economic Development Authority is bringing Savannah to Atlanta to launch its newly restructured Web site, seda.org, on Tuesday, Sept....

Foothills Community Partnership Fund Established with the Community Foundation of Calhoun County

ANNISTON, Ala. -- The Foothills Community Partnership (FCP) officially presented a charitable contribution of $500,000 to the Community Foundation of Calhoun County at a...

International Group including Centre for Global Negotiations Launches Plan For Global Commons

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- An unprecedented move to gather worldwide commentary on a new "global commons" was announced this week in Berlin by an international coalition including the Philadelphia nonprofit organization, Centre for Global Negotiations. The proposal calls for wide-ranging discussions on a common action plan, authored by the world's people, to address transnational problems and create checks and balances on the world's governmental and corporate sectors.

GSP Consulting Economic Architecture Experts to Present at National Economic Development Conference

PITTSBURGH, Pa. -- Executives from Pittsburgh-based GSP Consulting will present to a gathering of economic development leaders from around the country at a national conference this week in Baltimore. Dr. Jerry Paytas, Director of Research in GSP's Economic Architecture practice, will lead a discussion titled "Best TBED (Technology Based Economic Development) Practices...to Avoid," on October 18 at the State Science and Technology Institute's (SSTI) 11th Annual Conference.

GSP Economic Architecture Expert Dr Jerry Paytas to Speak at the 12th Annual Minnesota Development Conference

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Leading economic development expert Dr. Jerry Paytas will discuss Regional Competitiveness: Best Practices and Lessons Learned at the 12th Annual Minnesota Development Conference "Harnessing Minnesota's Ingenuity" on September 26, 2007.

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