U.S. – Southeast Archives

Feature Story: 2015 Economic Development Awards

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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.

Industry Focus: Automotive – Hitting On All Cylinders

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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.

Feature Story: Tennessee Governor’s Report – Staying Ahead Of The Curve

Gov. Bill Haslam recently presided over the 61st Annual Governor’s Conference on Economic and Community Development in Nashville. The two-day conference featured educational sessions on a wide range of topics.  Posted on:

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.

Business Report: Louisiana – Matheson Tri-Gas Expands In Southwest Louisiana

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The Lake Charles area project will supply Sasol’s petrochemical complex, creating more than 2,800 new jobs.

Jobs Coming To Greensville County, VA | 510nano To Build New Headquarters

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Solar power provider 510nano Incorporated to invest $11 million to relocate headquarters.

Business Report: Georgia – Mercedes-Benz USA Relocates Headquarters To Atlanta

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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.

CVMR To Establish Global Headquarters In Oak Ridge, TN

One-piece nickel plate (20cm square and 2cm thick) used in injection moulding for production of optical parts. Posted on:

Advanced materials manufacturer to invest $313 million and create 620 jobs in this move from Toronto to Tennessee.

Business Report: Alabama – Polaris Industries Bringing 2,000 Jobs To Huntsville

Gov. Robert Bentley (right) announced the Polaris deal at the Jackson Conference Center in Huntsville. Posted on:

The company’s new 600,000-square-foot, $127-million manufacturing facility will produce off-road vehicles on a 453-acre site.