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Build plan to be influenced by communities offering the strongest investment cases and policies; entrepreneurs, small businesses and start-ups will benefit most from advanced broadband speeds.
Michigan Economic Development’s president and CEO provides insight into the state’s incentives and investments in large and small businesses.
Everything old is new again: conversions of historic properties in lower Manhattan are on the upswing.
The program is designed to accelerate the resurgence of manufacturing nationwide by supporting long-term economic development strategies that help communities attract and expand private investment in the manufacturing sector and increase international trade and exports.
In the Crowe Horwath LLP and Governing Institute study, government leaders revealed that the lack of modern technology and processes creates problems, such as uncoordinated strategies among departments and untracked or incorrectly tracked data.
The program will allow city officials access to best practices and advice from national experts on community development, economic development, operations, budget and other key issues.
Next year’s Business Facilities LiveXchange exclusive site selection event will take place May 3-5, 2015 at Red Rock Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Companies in attendance have potential to create more than 5,200 new jobs, over $895 million in capital investments.
At this year’s LiveXchange, returning speaker Mark Williams of Strategic Development Group shared his thoughts on “Negotiating Incentives, Land Costs, and Energy Costs for Major Projects.”
LiveXchange 2014 offered a selection of informative presentations, including “The Site Selector’s Guide To Working With Boomtowns & Bustvilles,” by Al Jones.