U.S. – Southeast Archives
Locations across the nation are rapidly applying the best practices needed to meet the requirements of new and expanding 21st century businesses. This makes it much tougher for us to pick the best of the best, so we’ve expanded our showcase to make room for an ever-increasing number of economic development leaders.
From driverless cars to all-electric vehicles, the U.S. automotive sector is going into overdrive to meet the surging demand for new cars and prepare for our green energy future.
Automotive manufacturer to invest $160 million and support the creation of 1,000 new jobs.
Tennessee has implemented reforms that have made its educational system the most improved in the nation, but Gov. Bill Haslam is aiming at a much bigger goal: building an army of skilled workers.
The Lake Charles area project will supply Sasol’s petrochemical complex, creating more than 2,800 new jobs.
Solar power provider 510nano Incorporated to invest $11 million to relocate headquarters.
The auto giant cites the quality of life in Metro Atlanta as a key factor in its decision to invest $74 million in a new facility, creating 800 jobs.
Avure to create state-of-the-art high-pressure processing food research lab.
Advanced materials manufacturer to invest $313 million and create 620 jobs in this move from Toronto to Tennessee.
The company’s new 600,000-square-foot, $127-million manufacturing facility will produce off-road vehicles on a 453-acre site.