Monthly Archives: April 2018

Boeing Awarded $427 Million F/A-18 Super Hornet Contract

Boeing Co., a global aerospace and defense manufacturer, has been awarded a $427 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to provide and manage consumable material for F/A-18 jet depot maintenance. ... Read More

Missouri Launches “Best In Midwest” Initiative

The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) has launched an initiative to become the top economic development agency in the Midwest. The “Best in Midwest” initiative will create a new statewide ... Read More

Video: Welcome To Heartland Industrial Park

Located in northeast Missouri, Heartland Industrial Park is a 72-acre certified site, zoned for light industrial projects. It sits within an enhanced enterprise zone and is owned by the Macon County ... Read More

Missouri Ports Primed For Growth With New Partnership

The St. Louis Regional Freightway and four ports in the St. Louis region have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Plaquemines Port Harbor & Terminal District located in the ... Read More

Health Innovation Company Expands, Adds 80 Jobs In Missouri

Thermo Fisher Scientific, a biotechnology product development company, announced plans to expand its manufacturing facility in St. Louis, Missouri. The 64,000 sq. ft. expansion represents $50 million in capital investment and will ... Read More

Missouri Partnership Hires New Business Recruiter; Will Base in Kansas City

Missouri Partnership recently announced the selection of Sean M. Johnson as its new Vice President of Business Recruitment. Sean will officially join the Partnership team on June 1 and will be based in ... Read More

Health Innovation Company Continues Growth In Kansas City

Spring Venture Group, a direct-to-consumer distributor of Medicare supplement insurance, is continuing to grow in Kansas City, Missouri. The new 210,000 sq. ft. headquarters will be home to the more than ... Read More

Director Of Economic Development Joins Missouri Hyperloop Coalition

Missouri’s Director of Economic Development Rob Dixon has joined the Missouri Hyperloop Coalition, a public-private partnership dedicated to evaluating the construction of a Hyperloop route linking Kansas City, Columbia, and St. ... Read More

Video: Welcome To Heartland Meadows Phase 2

Liberty is located in western Missouri, near Kansas City – Missouri’s second largest city with a population of half a million. The Heartland Meadows Phase 2 certified site is 200 acres ... Read More

Event Highlights The Future Of Foreign Direct Investment In Missouri

Economic development partners from around Missouri met with representatives from 14 countries this week to discuss the future of foreign direct investment (FDI) in Missouri. Economic professionals from Belgium, Brazil, Canada, France, ... Read More