The Northern Aero Alliance (NAA) was formed in 2009 to enable aviation related companies and organizations to work together collaboratively to create opportunities for NAA members through strength in partnerships. The NAA has three primary objectives:
1. Generate business opportunities for aviation group members.
2. Support aviation-related economic development efforts.
3. Draw national attention to our regional aviation sector.
The Regional Business Development Consortium is a self-formed group of universities, community colleges, government service agencies, and private businesses operating a single point-of-contact program focused on coordinating and packaging economic development services to the local business community and its entrepreneurs.
~~The pace and level of impact from the rapidly expanding oil industry started with North Dakota’s northern counties (the Bakken Region extends west into Montana and north into Canada), and is moving south. A second wave of oil-related investment and growth is anticipated from the Three Forks and Tyler Formations. Small communities are especially struggling with the impact of this development.
Erie County Economic Development Corporation is the lead economic development organization of Erie County, Ohio - working to attract, expand, and retain quality jobs and investment in our area - www.eriecountyedc.org.
Formed in 2000, the Upstate South Carolina Alliance is a public/private regional economic development organization designed to market the dynamic Upstate region, representing the commerce-rich northwestern corner of South Carolina, to the world. The Upstate SC Alliance's vision is to "Position and market the Upstate SC region to successfully compete for business investment globally." The Alliance's goal is to spearhead an aggressive, innovative and comprehensive global marketing strategy to attract new investment to the Upstate region.
EDC Warren County is a public-private 501c3 organization that delivers economic development assistance to existing and new businesses considering investment in Warren County, NY. EDC offers one-stop guidance for businesses seeking introduction to the county, its municipalities, and its resources, as well as assistance on finance, funding, real estate, workforce and development-related issues. EDC works in conjunction with regional and state economic development organizational partners to achieve results.