Over the past year, DCED
has offered many free workshops to Northampton County residents, as well as a few stragglers who crossed our borders, on subjects such as starting a business, growing a business and writing grants.
However, there were a few areas where DCED
chose not to comply with the auditor general's requests.
coordinates the economic development outreach services of the university and works to provide a comprehensive approach to serving the businesses, governments, and citizens of Arkansas.
The lenders for the company's loans from the PIDC and DCED
, along with the landlords for the company's leases at its new bakery and its office headquarters in Philadelphia, have also agreed to defer certain payments until 30 June 2011.
As part of the $10.7 million announced today, DCED
also approved $275,000 to the Redevelopment Authority of Washington County for administering the county's local share assessment funds.
Secretary Dennis Yablonky had 30 days from the date of the decision to appoint a recovery coordinator for Pittsburgh.
When Harmer's duties with the 2002 Winter Games were completed this April, Leavitt asked Harmer if he would take the helm at the DCED
. "That's how I ended up here" he says.
For existing companies, DCED
put together a "Helping an Established Business Survive" seminar, covering marketing strategies, events, networking and small-business capital.