News & Publications

We keep our investors informed of business development activity in the Springfield region through a variety of communications, including the monthly SBDC Investor Brief, Springfield Regional Data emails, project announcements, and invitations to special events, as well as an annual report.

Annual Reports

Click below to view the 2016 Annual Report:


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2017 Investor Briefs

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 Investor Briefs

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

Investor Brief Archive »

Market Street Reports:

2009 Competitive Assessment and 2010 Strategic Action Plan >>

Contact Information

Phone: 417-862-5567

Springfield Business Development Corporation

202 S. John Q. Hammons Parkway
Springfield, Missouri 65806

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