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Region is in America's Top 40 for Economic Development Success

Published Monday, April 23, 2018
(Site Selection Magazine) - North Central Illinois (the Ottawa-Peru Micropolitan Area) ranked in America's Top 40 for economic development growth, progress and success based on new projects in 2017, based on the annual Governor's Cup report published by SIte Selection Magazine. NCI is the top ranked micropolitan area in the State, and Chicago the top more»

Intersect Illinois President Encourages Focused Regional Marketing Effort at NCI Reception

Published Friday, March 23, 2018
Proclaiming a “New Day for Economic Development Marketing in Illinois,” Intersect Illinois President Mark Peterson made an exuberant presentation to the North Central Illinois Economic Development Corporation (NCI) on March 22. While Intersect Illinois is focused on marketing Illinois as one of the most innovative locations in the world for more»

B+B SmartWorx Advantech announces Data Connectivity Technology

Published Sunday, March 18, 2018
B+B SmartWorx joins Ignition Onboard program with pocket-size industrial PC B+B SmartWorx powered by Advantech is proud to partner with Inductive Automation in its creation of the Ignition Onboard program. Inductive Automation announced the program last month at the ARC Industry Forum, and involves B+B SmartWorx embedding Ignition Edge software in various more»

SABIC promotes Thermoplastic Innovations at JEC World PARIS

Published Wednesday, March 14, 2018
SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, is featuring at JEC World 2018 PARIS, several new breakthrough innovations in materials and manufacturing designed to drive broader adoption of strong, lightweight thermoplastic composites across the automotive, aerospace, consumer electronics and energy industries. SABIC operates a Thermoplastic composite more»

Mardi Gras CoreNet Global Chicago event showcases NCI region

Published Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Business advantages of North Central Illinois were promoted to 120 corporate real estate executives at the CoreNet Global Mardi Gras luncheon on February 8 in downtown Chicago. Brad Bruins, Debb Ladgenski, Emily McConville, and Joni Hunt joined NCI president, Ivan Baker, in promoting the region. Site Selection consultants from Chicago were special more»

Promoted at Annual Midwest Real Estate Forecast

Published Friday, January 19, 2018

North Central Illinois promoted at Annual Commercial Real Estate Forecast in Chicago, one of the largest real estate broker and developer events in the midwest region. 


New NCI Marketing Video Goes Live!

Published Thursday, December 14, 2017

Promoting Business Advantages of North Central Illinois

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Region Promoted at Transportation & Logistics Conference

Published Friday, October 20, 2017

Transportation & Logistics Conference Provides Promotion Opportunity for the great assets of North Central Illinois.

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