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With so many locations embracing cutting-edge technologies and innovative development strategies, it was hard to pare down the worthy nominees for our economic development awards festival. Here are the folks who made the cut, the best of the best in the applications of smart practices for sustainable growth.


With so many locations embracing cutting-edge technologies and innovative development strategies, it was hard to pare down the worthy nominees for our economic development awards festival. Here are the folks who made the cut, the best of the best in the applications of smart practices for sustainable growth.

Feature Story: 2016 Economic Development Awards

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Feature Story: 2016 Economic Development Awards

2016 Economic Development Awards

With so many locations embracing cutting-edge technologies and innovative development strategies, it was hard to pare down the worthy nominees for our economic development awards festival. Here are the folks who made the cut, the best of the best in the applications of smart practices for sustainable growth.


State Focus – Utah: Consistently Excellent

A University of Utah student shows off the 3D-printed models of sculptures created by other students. (Source: Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development)

When it comes to business, rolling the dice on an unpredictable location can be disastrous for the bottom line. If you’re looking for consistent excellence, Utah is a sure bet.


Auto Supply Manufacturer Adding 80 Jobs In Indiana

CSP Huntington

Continental Structural Plastics (CSP) Inc., a tier 1 automotive supplier specializing in vehicle lightweighting technologies, will expand its operations in Huntington, IN creating up to 80 new jobs by 2020.


Mississippi Development Authority: Location Spotlight Of The Week

mississippi development authority

Mississippi has a proven track record in recruiting world-class companies to the state and providing a favorable business environment which promotes continued industry success. Visit the Mississippi Development Authority Location Spotlight to learn more.


Bayer Tackles Environmental Challenges With NJ’s Clean Energy Program

Bayer Tackles Environmental Challenges With NJ's Clean Energy Program.

Pay for Performance incentives from New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program help Bayer turn vacant buildings into showcase of energy innovation for construction of new U.S. headquarters.



Toyota Chooses Ann Arbor For Third U.S. Research Facility

Toyota Research Institute

The research institute will benefit from Toyota’s existing team and University of Michigan’s research talent and facilities, where it can perform extreme-limit testing in a wide variety of environments.


State Focus – Kansas: The Sunflower State Is Blooming and Booming

Kansas

Known as the Sunflower State, Kansas boasts a highly skilled workforce, outstanding infrastructure, low operating costs and a location in the heart of America.



Automotive Industry Focus: Hitting On All Cylinders

automotive industry

The U.S. auto industry recorded its best year ever in 2015, selling 17.5 million cars and light trucks in the U.S., nearly $570 billion in revenue and a 5.7 percent increase over last year.