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Why I love the Detroit startup scene - VentureBeat
There’s a hidden diamond in the Midwest that contains an economy larger than California. Chicago to Detroit, down through Cleveland to Pittsburgh, bending through Columbus to Cincinnati, and coming full circle through Indianapolis back to Chicago.
startup  high-tech  Around-the-web  this-week-386  regional-reports  mid-west  chicago  detroit  cleveland  pittsburgh  indianapolis  columbus  Metros 
may 2017 by areadevelopment
Israel-Based NRGene Chooses St. Louis, Missouri, For United States Operations - Area Development
Israeli genomics company NRGene, a leading genomic big data company, will locate its U.S. headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri. NRGene, develops advanced computational tools and cutting-edge algorithmic models to facilitate optimal trait discovery and selection for seed companies, animal breeders, and academia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  missouri  mid-west  st-louis  location-USA  FDI  bioscience  biotech  life-sciences  israel  headquarters 
april 2016 by areadevelopment
Illinois Governor Ends Controversial Business Tax Loophole - GOVERNING
Governor Bruce Rauner is halting a practice that let dozens of companies collect millions of dollars in tax breaks for creating jobs at one office while eliminating a greater number of jobs at another location.
this-week-330  Around-the-web  Matt  illinois  mid-west  taxes-incentives  economic-development  jobs 
november 2015 by areadevelopment
Cenveo Plans $4 Million Expansion At Its Eureka, Missouri, Manufacturing Center - Area Development
Cenveo, a world leader in commercial offset, digital print and packaging services, plans a $4 million expansion at its Eureka, Missouri, operations center. The firm will add innovative equipment and an additional 44,000 square feet of space to its 220,000 square foot facility in the St. Louis suburb.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  manufacturing  mid-west  missouri  operations-center 
april 2014 by areadevelopment
Pregis Corp. Plans Multimillion Investment At Its Plymouth, Indiana, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
A global provider of innovative protective packaging materials and systems, Pregis Corp. plans a multimillion dollar investment for a new proprietary and custom-built converting line at its Plymouth, Indiana, manufacturing plant.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  manufacturing  indiana  mid-west  packaging 
april 2014 by areadevelopment
Littlefuse Opens State Of The Art Technology Center In Mount Prospect, Illinois - Area Development
A world leader in circuit protection with growing global platforms in power control and sensing, Littelfuse, Inc. opened its new 23,500 square foot Technology Center in Mount Prospect, Illinois. The facility combines research and development teams from three former Chicago area locations.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  illinois  midwest  technology-center  mid-west  matt  research&development 
march 2014 by areadevelopment
Personal Care Products Manufacturer, Method, To Establish Facility On Southside Chicago - Area Development
A firm that produces home, fabric and personal care products formulated with naturally-derived, biodegradable ingredients, Method with locate its manufacturing facility on Chicago, Illinois’ Southside, in the City’s Pullman neighborhood. The new facility is expected to bring nearly 100 new jobs to the Windy City.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  chicago  illinois  mid-west  consumer-goods  manufacturing  jobs  solar-power 
march 2014 by areadevelopment
Daifuku America Corporation Invests $3 Million To Expand Its Columbus, Ohio, Manufacturing Campus - Area Development
Daifuku America Corporation, a firm that designs and manufactures conveyor systems, will invest $3 million to expand and improve its production facility in Columbus, Ohio. The company will also add 80 new jobs, including engineers and production personnel.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  ohio  columbus-region  mid-west  columbus2020  manufacturing  jobs 
march 2014 by areadevelopment
Janesville Acoustics Invests $13.4 Million In Warrensburg, Missouri, Manufacturing Center - Area Development
Janesville Acoustics, a Jason Incorporated Company, will invest $13.4 million in a new 155,000 square-foot automotive manufacturing facility in Warrensburg, Missouri, to supply GM’s Fairfax Assembly Plant, creating 164 jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  matt  missouri  mid-west  manufacturing  automotive-industry  jobs  area-development-news  incentives-mention 
january 2014 by areadevelopment
Midwest cities get smart about economic development -
For cities, economic development is not a zero-sum game. Chicago, Milwaukee and Gary, Ind. are joining forces to drive growth.
economic-development-news  twitterfeed  around-the-web  This-Week-177  chicago  mid-west  regional-reports  megaregions 
august 2012 by areadevelopment
Economic Development From Geographic Mobility - Burgh Diaspora
Within the Rust Belt, there is a great divergence. Urban Milwaukee took a look at the brain drain issue for that metro.
mid-west  rust-belt  regional-reports  demographics  twitterfeed  around-the-web  This-Week-177  brain-drain  skilled-labor  high-tech  diaspora 
july 2012 by areadevelopment
The Trouble With Starting Up in the Heartland -
Humility, quietude, and the farm mentality are the Midwest's best start-up allies. And its biggest foes.
twitterfeed  around-the-web  This-Week-172  startup  mid-west  regional-reports 
june 2012 by areadevelopment
Right in the Middle: The Midwest’s Growth Lessons for America -
The Midwest’s troubles are well-known. The decline of manufacturing has resulted in job losses and dying industrial towns. The best and brightest have fled the flatlands for more exciting, sunnier, mountainous, or coastal places where the real action is. Even Peyton Manning has left the heartland for the Rockies.
twitterfeed  around-the-web  demographics  manufacturing  mid-west  regional-reports  This-week-167 
may 2012 by areadevelopment
Minneapolis-St. Paul sit atop Midwest's small-business standings - The Business Journals
The Twin Cities are No. 1 in the latest On Numbers rankings of small-business climates across the Midwest. No. 2 Omaha and No. 3 Des Moines are the runners-up.
small-business  ranking  twitterfeed  around-the-web  This-week-164  mid-west 
april 2012 by areadevelopment
Midwest Manufacturing Reaches Milestones for Autos and Steel - Changing Gears
The Federal Reserve Board of Chicago is out with its Midwest manufacturing index for February, and the numbers are something of a milestone.
twitterfeed  around-the-web  This-week-164  STUDIES  economic-indicator-reports  mid-west  manufacturing 
april 2012 by areadevelopment
Midwest Manufacturing Snapshot: Energy Use and Efficiency Policies - World Resources Institute
During the past decade, the Midwest lost one-third of its total manufacturing workforce. There is a growing interest in understanding how industrial energy efficiency investments could contribute to regional economic recovery and long-term competitiveness for U.S.
twitterfeed  around-the-web  this-week-158  energy  mid-west  manufacturing  STUDIES 
february 2012 by areadevelopment

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