Our Priorities Are:

Build Local Business
Recruit New Industry
Provide Workforce and Community Leadership

Past Five Years

2012 through 2016

2 companies recruited – 285 new jobs with an annual payroll of $12 million

17 local companies assisted with expansions – an additional 623 new jobs created by these companies with an annual payroll of $30 million

62 startups assisted – 306 new jobs with an additional 38 jobs retained

45 industry round table sessions and 15 workforce development classes hosted – over 1,300 participants

Since the Beginning

1986 through 2016

17 companies recruited – 3,017 new jobs with an annual payroll of $103 million

46 local companies assisted with expansions – an additional 2,037 new jobs created by these companies with an annual payroll of $65 million

73 startups assisted – 340 new jobs with an additional 38 jobs retained

Numerous community and business workshops, seminars, training’s, trade missions, expos, and round tables