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State Focus: Minnesota’s Formula For Success

Thanks to a robust economy and strong workforce, Minnesota attracted more than 150 corporate expansion projects last year, many of them in the Twin Cities. (Photo: Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.)

The North Star State has definitely seen the economic light, with achievements that read like a recipe rundown.

Oracle To Bring 200 Information Technology Jobs To San Antonio

Oracle Redwood Shores

The company already employs workers across Texas and will add finance and contractual support service jobs to San Antonio’s workforce.

$150 Million Aluminum Facility Coming To Bowling Green, KY; Creating 80 Jobs


Japanese, European partnership to supply aluminum sheets to automotive manufacturers.

Industry Focus: Logistics – Going With The Flow

Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway

To service customers efficiently, tailored logistics and transportation solutions are essential to ensure coordinated goods movement from origin to end user through each supply chain segment.

CGI Announces 400 Job Tech Center In Lafayette, LA

CGI Lafayette Louisiana

Company will deliver technology solutions as an anchor tenant of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s Research Park; state-supported higher education initiative will expand computer science programs at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

The Reckoning


Memo to climate change deniers: You’re gonna need a bigger boat.

Aeterna Zentaris Selects Site In Charleston, SC For New Global Operations Location

Aeterna Zentaris

Over the next five years, Æterna Zentaris is expected to implement a staff to support the areas of commercial operations, business development, regulatory and quality assurance, manufacturing management, clinical and product development, as well as various administrative functions.

Location Focus: New York – The Empire State Leverages Its Strengths

New York Air Brake recently expanded total employment to 466 and made significant capital investment in new machining centers, testing equipment and other improvements at its Watertown facility. (Photo: Development Authority of the North Country.)

New York is leveraging its world-class higher education system with an aggressive incentives program geared to business startups.