Economic Development

Economic Development

Economic Development - includes local Government, Services and Consultants

Economic Development

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

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,, 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) 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.

Meriden Connecticut Attorney Continues Work at United Nations

MERIDEN, Conn. -- The American Bar Association ("ABA") recently re-appointed Houston Putnam Lowry as one of their representatives to the United Nations Economic and Social Council ("ECOSOC"). Attorney Lowry has represented the ABA (and other organizations, including the Economic Commission of Europe) at the United Nations for years on a variety of topics.

Momentum Chippewa Valley Taps GSP Consulting Corp. for Economic Development Assessment and Strategy

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. -- Economic and development opportunities in West Central Wisconsin will be the focus of a formal study of the region being commissioned by Momentum Chippewa Valley (MCV), says GSP Consulting Corp. The study kicked off August 9 with a visioning session in which local leaders developed a framework for the future economic development of the region.