Magazine Highlights | Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions

Michigan Economic Development's president and CEO provides insight into the state's incentives and investments in large and small businesses.


Michigan Economic Development's president and CEO provides insight into the state's incentives and investments in large and small businesses.

Snapshots: 60 Seconds… With Michael Finney, President And CEO, Michigan Economic Development

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Snapshots: 60 Seconds… With Michael Finney, President And CEO, Michigan Economic Development

Michael Finney

Michigan Economic Development’s president and CEO provides insight into the state’s incentives and investments in large and small businesses.


Feature Story: Shovel-Ready Sites – Fired Up, Ready To Go

Cheney Industrial and Commerce Park (CICP), the first site to be certified in Spokane County, offers high-speed fiber optic broadband and all other utilities fully installed. (Photo: cityofcheney.org.)

Matching industrial projects to infrastructure-rich sites that are certified as shovel-ready is essential to winning the site-selection battle.


Feature Story: Indiana Governor’s Report – Homegrown Success In The Hoosier State

Gov. Pence

A skilled workforce and ultra-efficient government services make Indiana fertile ground for business growth and an attractive landing spot for foreign investment.


Cover Story: Global Biotech Report

National Graphene Institute

A resurgent bioscience sector pulls Europe into recovery, while U.S. biotech leaders train the next generation of an essential skilled workforce.


Business Report: Chicago Will Host Digital Manufacturing And Design Innovation Institute

Amada Schaumburg

The $320-million digital lab is one of four innovation hubs in the Obama administration’s program to spur advanced manufacturing.



Business Report: Lindt Expands To Add Ghirardelli Line In Stratham, NH

LindtUSA Stratham

The New Hampshire facility is the chocolate maker’s only plant outside of Switzerland that can process its products from start to finish.


Business Report: Businesses Are Finding It’s Better In The Bluegrass State

Ford Kentucky Worker

In 2013, companies invested $3.3 billion in 281 new projects in Kentucky across a broad spectrum of industries, creating 14,000 jobs.


Business Report: GEICO Expansion Brings 1,000 New Jobs To Katy, TX

GEICO Katy

The Lone Star State’s job-creating juggernaut shows no signs of abating as new projects proliferate across a broad range of industries.


Business Report: Garden State Growth Zones Aim to Lift New Jersey’s Cities

Christie Quote

Developers can maximize cost credits up to 40 percent for projects in Paterson, Passaic, Trenton and Camden.