Second-tier markets

2008's Top U.S. Economic Development Groups

Based on creating $1 million in capital investment, 50 or more new jobs, or at least 20,000 sq. ft. of new space, the following economic development organizations were chosen by Site Selection magazine as the top U.S. economic development movers and shakers.

World Business Chicago
www.worldbusinesschicago.com

Cincinnati USA Partnership
www.cincinnatiusa.org

Dallas Regional Chamber
www.dallaschamber.org

Dayton Development Coalition
www.getmidwest.com

Greater Houston Partnership
www.houston.org

Indy Partnership [Indianapolis]
www.indypartnership.com

Pittsburgh Regional Alliance
www.pittsburghregion.org

The Siouxland Initiative [Sioux City, Iowa]
www.siouxlandchamber.com

Community Development Foundation [Tupelo, Miss.]
www.cdfms.org

Greater Statesville [N.C.] Development Corp.
www.greaterstatesville.org

Mooresville-South Iredell [N.C.] Economic Development Corp.
www.edcmooresville.org


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