As planners begin an economic project consultant search, we are here to help you get started by familiarizing you with our trusted work.

  • What is economic development and why is it important?

    Economic Development is the sustained, long-term improvement of the overall quality of life for persons residing in a specific area. It improves living standards, offers economic and environmental sustainability, and advances innovation and technology.

  • What qualifications and experience do you have as an economic development consultant?

    We are economic development consultants with more than two decades of experience working on more than 150 client solutions for municipalities, agencies, and start-ups.

  • Can you provide examples of your past successful projects?

    Yes! See our Client Case Studies page on this website. Our data-driven insight enables better, more efficient decisions.

  • What is your approach to consulting?

    Collaborative. Inclusive. Research-based. And the desire to watch people succeed, together.

  • How do you assess the ED needs of a specific region or organization?

    Through research and analysis, using economic modeling tools, coupled with our decades of experience. Every region is different.

  • What types of services do you offer?

    Thank you for asking! See our Services page on this website.

  • What is your role in fostering collaboration between public and private sectors?

    Many projects require cooperation between governments and private entities. Our engagement of all stakeholders involved ensures that everyone understands the project and is committed to its success.

  • How do you stay updated on economic trends and best practices?

    Constant daily study! Our experience in different regions of the United States adds to our knowledge daily.

  • What is the typical timeline for a project?

    Since there are no “typical projects”, timelines vary but are always thoroughly explained.

  • What sets you apart from other ED consultants?

    We have more than two decades of experience in development for business, industry, municipalities, transportation, real estate, finance, workforce development, and more. Be sure to read the Professional Experience page on this website.

  • What is your communication and reporting process throughout the project?

    Our communication with clients is constant and thorough.
    The reporting process and timeline is explained before the project begins.