Economic Development Organizations Encouraged to Submit Awards Application for Business Retention and Expansion Efforts
The Professional Developers of Iowa (PDI) will honor economic development organizations from across Iowa during the SMART Economic Development Conference held in Des Moines on May 9.
The PDI Business Retention and Expansion (BRE) Awards Program recognizes the outstanding efforts of local and regional economic development initiatives in supporting growth and expansion of existing Iowa companies.
"Supporting Iowa's existing industry is a key priority for PDI's membership," stated Kelly Halsted, PDI President. "The BRE Awards are intended to increase the focus on fostering Iowa business growth by economic development organizations and spotlight BRE programs and projects that have made a significant impact on Iowa communities."
The deadline to submit for your Award application is Friday, April 5. Learn more and download the application from the PDI website.
LAST YEAR'S BRE AWARDS (2018)