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First IAMC Volunteer Event – Santo Domingo Trading Post

I’ve always enjoyed volunteering — the positive feeling of giving back to whom you’ve served, but also the exposure to new people, environment and cultures one wouldn’t have normally come across in everyday life. That’s why I personally found the inaugural IAMC volunteer event during the Albuquerque 2011 Spring Forum an incredible and fulfilling experience. We traveled to the Santo Domingo Indian Reservation via the New Mexico Rail Runner train, a very efficient method of public transportation servicing many communities, including Native American Tribes and Pueblos, along New Mexico’s north/south corridor. The Kewa Pueblo train station was our stop, an...
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General Mills to invest $36 million in new Allen County distribution center

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (May 31, 2011) – Indiana Secretary of Commerce Mitch Roob joined executives of global food company General Mills (NYSE: GIS) and representatives of Allen County today to announce the company’s plans to open a new distribution center here, creating up to 65 new jobs by the end of 2012. General Mills will invest more than $36 million in a new distribution center at 12300 Bluffton Road on the city’s south side. The facility will be built to the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED Gold standards and will feature energy efficient lighting, low-flow plumbing and a white roof to...
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Webinar: Make Your Website Site Selector Friendly

Friday, May 27, 2011 Webinar: Make Your Website Site Selector Friendly by Jason Hickey, President, Hickey & Associates, LLC Click link to view Webinar:  http://www.vimeo.com/24289170 Jason Hickey, President of leading site selection firm Hickey & Associates, discusses what site selectors look for when evaluating communities online, including: Real-time data Statistics that accentuate strengths and challenges Property searches Geographic Information System analysis Incentive zones Social media Search engine optimization and search terms Web vs. personal contact with economic development organizations

H&A Webinar: New Markets Tax Credit 101

The New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) Program has become an important Partnership Tool for businesses looking to expand or create new investment opportunities. To learn more about this critical opportunity, please view the video embedded below.
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