*Provided by Business Facilities
“Business Facilities is accepting applications for the 2018 Economic Development Deal of the Year Award until Nov 9! Awards will be announced in Jan 2019, and the winners will be featured in the Jan/Feb 2019 issue of Business Facilities!
An Economic Development Deal is defined for this purpose as any one of the following:
-A project or effort that resulted in the relocation/expansion of a company to a location served by the entering organization;
-A project or effort that resulted in the expansion of a company already within the territory served by the entering organization;
-A project or effort that resulted in the demonstrable retention of a company that would have otherwise left, in whole or in part, the territory served by the entering organization;
-Any combination of the above.
-A “company” may be any organization, whether public or private, for-profit or not-for-profit, whose presence creates jobs, increases the tax base, and otherwise stimulates the local economy. To qualify for entry, the company must have announced its final decision to relocate, expand, or stay put no earlier than July 1, 2017.”
To apply: https://businessfacilities.com/economic-development-deal-of-the-year/