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Feature Story: Workforce Development Programs – The Recipe For Success


Workforce training programs are a top priority in economic development. Here are some of the most innovative training programs offering 21st-century workforce solutions.

FEATURE STORY: Ringing The Bell For Growth

Gov Tom Corbett

With huge reserves of low-cost energy, world-class R&D facilities and streamlined grants that yield solid returns, Pennsylvania wants everyone to know it’s ready to take on all comers.

Lockheed Martin Breaks Ground On New Cruise Missile Annex In Alabama

Troy Lockheed Martin

The expansion, a response to an increased demand for Lockheed Martin’s cruise missiles, is expected to increase employment by approximately 10 percent over the next few years.

Danos Selects Port Of Iberia, LA For New Manufacturing Facility

Danos Louisiana

Energy firm’s $23.2 million capital investment will create 100 new direct jobs in Iberia Parish.

Hendrickson USA LLC Establishing Operations In Elizabethtown, KY


Global auto manufacturer chose central Kentucky due to highly skilled workforce, centralized location.

Automotive Supplier Expanding In Northeast Indiana


Shiloh Industries currently employs more than 2,000 associates across North America, with 86 associates in Auburn and 107 in Pierceton. The company plans to begin hiring for both facilities this year.

COMMUNITY PROFILE: Opportunity Knocks in Southwest Louisiana


World-class infrastructure, a burgeoning energy sector and a cornucopia of available sites await expanding businesses looking for the perfect place to put down roots and nurture growth.

Two TEF Investments Creating 615 New Jobs In Austin, TX


To date, the TEF has invested over $519 million and closed the deal on projects generating 71,075 new jobs and more than $23.6 billion in capital investment in the state.