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H&A President featured at economic development conference

Jason Hickey, H&A’s President, was a featured speaker at today’s Virginia Economic Developers Association (VEDA) 2013 Fall Conference. Being held at the Newport News Marriott at City Center, the annual VEDA Fall conference brought together an assortment of leaders from Virginia’s economic development community, including a number of key business representatives. According to the conference organizers, this year’s event focused on global best practices, defined strategies in attracting Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), and offered a practical dialogue for local implementation in the pursuit of international projects. Hickey first spoke to the conference attendees on current FDI trends into the United...
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H&A Releases Oct 2013 Incentive Legislation Update

H&A released their newest installment of their highly anticipated incentive legislation update, a comprehensive review of new federal and state laws and regulations regarding public incentives and economic development policies. To access a copy of the H&A Legislative Update – Oct 2013 Edition, please click on the following link: H&A Legislative Update – Oct 2013 Edition. Please join H&A for a complimentary webinar discussing the many new programs and policies covered in the H&A Incentive Legislation Update – Oct 2013 Edition. During the free webinar, participants will learn directly from H&A legislative and policy experts on the new laws and...
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Governor Christie signs new economic development legislation into law

Today, Governor Chris Christie signed critical economic development legislation into law. The new law is a legislative modification of the Grow New Jersey Assistance Act expanding the Grow New Jersey income tax credit program. The first round of applications are expected to be reviewed at the January 2014 Economic Development Authority Board Meeting. H&A has prepared an Incentive Legislation Action Sheet detailing the new provisions. Please click on the following link to review the modifications to the Grow New Jersey Assistance Act: H&A GrowNJ Program Incentive Legislation Action Sheet. For additional information on the program guidelines and application, please contact...
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H&A’s Will Cox cited in article on clean industry initiatives

H&A Senior Associate Will Cox was recently quoted in a Trade and Industry Development article on clean industry initiatives. Cox, who has extensive experience in renewable energy and green incentives, discussed the great opportunities presented from clean technologies: “You’ll see growth opportunities as the technology grows,” said Will Cox, senior associate at Hickey & Associates, a site selection and public incentive management company. “For example, solar photovoltaic is coming close to the $1 per watt magic number, so you’ll see more homes and retail capacities integrated with smart grid technologies, which is a natural fit for cost savings. Ultimately, clean...
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H&A Principal to be featured at major Latin American conference

H&A Principal Ann Harts is set to be featured at the first annual Central American Nearshore Summit 2013 in Managua, Nicaragua. Hosted by PRONicaragua, the official investment and export promotion agency of the Government of Nicaragua, the event will assemble a number of industry experts to discuss the many Latin American business and investment opportunities. The event is also sponsored by other Latin American promotion agencies inclduing Invest in Guatemala, PROESA, FIDE, and CINDE Harts, recognized as one of the fifty most influential executives in Latin America by Nearshore Americas, will be featured providing her decades of experience and expertise...
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