Stevie Field-Chavez welcomed back to GIS Planning

24 Mar 2016

Alissa Sklar

The GIS Planning team is pleased to announce that Stevie Field-Chavez has returned to join us as vice president of region ..

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How Elk Grove Village, IL slashed commercial vacancy rates

10 Mar 2016

Alissa Sklar

Reducing commercial and industrial real estate vacancy rates is a key objective for many economic development organizatio ..

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Are you settling for good enough place marketing?

17 Feb 2016

Alissa Sklar

"Oh, I'm fine with a good enough marketing solution." Said no one, ever. "Good enough" means you  ..

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Webinar: How Ponca City, OK uses their website for economic development success

21 Jan 2016

Alissa Sklar

"We shape our tools and they shape us." -Marshall McLuhan (http://goponca.com/)Ponca City, OK isn't a big ci ..

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Webinar: Practical fundraising strategies for economic development

16 Nov 2015

Alissa Sklar

Dream big. It's what economic developers do. Prosperity. Jobs. Investment attraction. Putting all the right pi ..

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GIS Planning clients win awards for ED excellence at IEDC 2015

15 Oct 2015

Alissa Sklar

Congratulations to all the winners of the 2015 International Economic Development Council (IEDC) Excellence in Economic D ..

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5 things your economic development website needs to attract more traffic

18 Aug 2015

Alissa Sklar

If you've been trying to figure out why your economic development website isn’t getting much traffic (http://www.fo ..

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What can your community learn from Rochester's $600M R&D funding win?

04 Aug 2015

James Ehrmann

The Federal Government has picked the Rochester region of New York as the site of a new Photonics Manufacturing Institute ..

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A site selector's perspective on online data tools

23 Jul 2015

Alissa Sklar

An investor is looking to expand or relocate their business. Where do they begin? Wonder no more. This article (http://ne ..

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Webinar: How to use smart data tools to market your location

09 Jul 2015

Alissa Sklar

When it comes to place marketing, innovative techniques for engaging and informing potential investors is key. With this  ..

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