SBDC Investor Brief Archive

2018

January: Annual Meeting and celebrations 
February: Springfield's Future + Project Announcement
March: Health care trends, workplace culture, and teacher externs
April: Expansions & Upcoming Event
June: National award
July: Best in Show
August: Forecast & Preparation
September: Education & Talent
October: Breaking Ground, Making Connections
December: Strategic Growth

2017

February: New video, annual report, and relocation guide!
March: Health Care Outlook, Asynchrony Labs, seeking business partners
April: Announcement, Accelerator, Airport milestones
May: 3M Announcement, Airport news, and Employee Advancement
July: One Call, Teacher Externs, Economic Outlook
August: Maintaining regional economic strength
September: International Award, Innovative Educators, and Upcoming Events
October: New videos, new staff, new Manufacturing Day activities
December: Manufacturing growth, The Network, SBDC Annual Meeting

2016

January: Annual Meeting, Annual Report and upcoming events
Project Announcement: Kraft Heinz investing in Springfield facility again, set to create 109 new jobs
March: Kraft Heinz, airport news, new video, and upcoming events
April: MoDOT director, steel ribbon cutting, business attraction and YPs
May: Logistics industry growth, business trends, startup accelerator
June: New websites to attract business and connect with students
Project Announcement: JRI Holdings breaks ground on new expansion in PIC West
July: Project activity, Economic Outlook
August: Economic Outlook and Accelerator
Project Announcement: Vital Farms constructing new facility in PIC West, creating 50 new jobs in first year
September: Vital Farms, national rankings
October: Demo Day, FedEx Ground, Manufacturing Outlook
December: Competing for 3M investment, national rankings, new hires

2015

January: 2014 Year in Review
February: New career readiness initiative, IT video, relo guide
March: Inside look at project drivers, upcoming events, talent retention
April/May: National recognition, seeking businesses for GO CAPS
June: Business outlook, new air service, expansion
July: National ranking, project announcement, new training courses
August: Project announcements, GO CAPS launches, Economic Outlook
October: International awards, upcoming events, sponsorship opportunity
November/December: Project Announcement and workforce for manufacturing

2014

January: New tool for attracting workers, annual meeting reminder
February: Supporting entrepreneurs, talent attraction/pipeline, veterans
March: Entrepreneurial recognition, recruiting veterans, upcoming investor meeting
April: Project announcement, employment fairs, ribbon cutting, regional partner meeting
May: National rankings, young professionals, Springfield's innovation scene
June: Site selection events, stainless steel manufacturing, Economic Outlook Conference
July: Job Creation through Transportation Infrastructure and IDEA eCOSYSTEM
August: National recognition for Springfield, upcoming event and project announcement recap
September: Regional project announcements, vacant industrial space discussion, bidding forecast
October: Groundbreaking, spec space, Industry Week, and talent attraction
November: Debut of Springfield's Talent Attraction Video!
December: Focusing on workforce, stainless steel manufacturing

 

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