Iowa Downtown Resource Newsletter
Volume 1 — 2021
Volume 1 — 2021
Iowa’s Mfg. 4.0 strategies help manufacturers improve processes through automation and smart technology
Japan’s Spiber Inc. Partners with ADM for First U.S. Facility in Clinton, IA
Mobile Power Source Can Transform Response to Natural Disasters
Berkwood Farms Leverages International Export Market
2020 Celebration of Excellence
Submitted by: JPMorgan Chase Commercial Banking
Submitted by Tractus Asia Ltd., Iowa’s Representative in China
July 21-23, 2021
April 19-30, 2021
March 1-31, 2021
Presented by Mr. Mike Allocca, Allocca Enterprises
February 10, 2021 | 9:00-11:00 a.m. CST
Virtual Buyers Mission: March 2-4, 2021 (online meetings)
Black & Brown Business Summit April 22-23
A pro-business environment drives statewide expansion
Program opens to pre-applications from new communities Feb. 22-25, 2021
Tech startups are building off Des Moines' strength in finance and insurance
Iowans are growing businesses from ideas into successful ventures
Iowa has more per-capita apprenticeship program participation than anywhere else in the country
Read the Fall 2020 issue
IEDA provides financial literacy resources for small business owners
Develop or Expand Your International Business
Financial assistance programs now include additional eligible expenses to support Iowa companies
Tariff Codes And Rules of Origin
Opportunities and Programs for Iowa Companies
Realizations and New Crop Outlook
Guest Article By Dave Bidenbach, ISU SBDC Regional Director
Guest Article by Orissa International Pte Ltd, Iowa’s Representative in SE Asia
CDBG funds support COVID-19 relief efforts in Iowa communities
Iowa DOT awards $3.9 million
ShopIowa.com showcases Iowa retailers
Join the #StepUpMaskUpIA Challenge
Learn about the 4 companies that were a part of the cohort
Funding for Iowa Businesses Impacted by COVID-19
TSB Directory features 853 Iowa small businesses
TSB Movers and Shakers
8 Ways to Invite Diversity Into Your Business
Iowa-based SPPG + Essman Research provides insights on Iowans' feelings about the economy.
Prefense is changing the hand sanitizer industry
See inspiring acts worth sharing? Share using #IowansUnite.
NewBoCo places value on connecting talent with Iowa's startups.
Downtown Conference: It's a Wrap for Another Year
Stanton Masonic Lodge is First Completed Catalyst Project in Iowa
Do you know the benefits of biodiesel?
Future Ready Iowa will strengthen Iowa's workforce and help employers hire the skilled workers they need to grow and innovate.
Iowa ranked as the top state for jobs in the U.S. in 2019, based on data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Main Street Iowa Award Winners Celebrated
In Iowa, we're big on work/life balance. After the workday’s over, we hop in our cars and enjoy one of the shortest commutes in the cou
In Iowa, successful communities have learned to balance historic preservation, creativity, business support and organizational basics. Greenfield i
Iowa was named the by U.S. News & World Report in 2018.
It's an exciting time for bioscience in Iowa.
IEDA administers a number of programs to support companies seeking to train potential new hires or current employees
Creation of the Iowa Biosciences Development Center
Funds for Research & Development Are Available
Privately owned solar array will track the sun as it moves in the sky.
Iowa is about to hit a huge renewable energy milestone.
The biobased chemical industry is on an upward trajectory, according to a new U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) report.