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Rapid Growth Leads 2U To New Maryland HQ

2U To Open New Maryland HQ to Accommodate Rapid Growth.

2U Inc., a technology-enabled education company, is moving its headquarters from Prince George’s County to Lanham, MD to accommodate its growing workforce. The company expects to create more than 900 jobs in the county in the next five years.


California, Illinois, Texas Lead The Charge Toward A Modernized Power Grid

California Leads Charge Toward A Modernized Electric Grid.

For the third year in a row, California is the highest-ranked state when it comes to moving toward a modernized electric grid, according to the 3rd Annual Grid Modernization Index (GMI).


Indiana Electrical Grid Management Firm Adding 80+ Jobs

Indiana Electrical Grid Management Firm Adding 80+ Jobs.

MISO Inc., an independent regional electric transmission organization, is expanding its headquarters in Carmel, IN, creating up to 84 new high-wage jobs by 2020.


Super Bowl 50 To Generate Over $220M For San Francisco Bay Area

Super Bowl To Generate Over $220M For San Francisco Bay Area.

Super Bowl direct spending will reach a new high-water mark this year as the game returns to the Golden State after more than a decade, predicts PwC US.


1,000th Michigan Business Lands Energy Incentives

Michigan Business To Receive Energy Incentives

A Chinese auto parts maker joins Michigan businesses that have received over $7.5 million in Consumers Energy’s new construction incentives.



Valmiera Glass To Invest $90M In Georgia

Valmiera Glass To Invest $90M In Georgia.

The Latvian-based fiberglass manufacturer will expand its operation in Dublin, GA, creating 425 jobs and generating $90 million in investment through 2022.


AvePoint Expanding In Richmond And Arlington County, Virginia

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AvePoint, Inc., a leader in enabling enterprise collaboration across platforms and devices, will invest $1.5 million to establish an operation in the City of Richmond, VA, creating 100 new jobs, and expand in Arlington County, creating 55 new jobs.


Olympus Will Build National Service Center in Bartlett, TN

Olympus Will Build National Service Center in Bartlett, TN.

Olympus will construct a new East Coast national service and distribution center in Shelby County, TN’s Bartlett Corporate Park.


Webinar: The Big Lies Of Workforce

Big Lies of Workforce.

In this free Business Facilities LiveXchange Webinar presentation, veteran economic development consultant Al Jones will take you to the top of the learning curve on workforce issues.