Economic Development creates the conditions for economic growth and improved quality of life by expanding the capacity of individuals, firms, and communities to maximize the use of their talents and skills to support innovation, lower transaction costs, and responsibly produce and trade valuable goods and services.
Economic Development requires effective, collaborative institutions focused on advancing mutual gain for the public and the private sector. Economic Development is essential to ensuring our economic future.
U.S. can rejuvenate manufacturing -- and here's how, federal official says
Charlotte Business Journal (2/25/15)
Federal grant program announced to help regions where coal jobs disappeared
Celebrating innovation at CBJ's Advanced Manufacturing Awards
Charlotte Business Journal (2/26/2015)
Roundtable focuses on partnerships
The Herald Dispatch (3/28/2015)