Press Coverage

Mark Williams Quoted in Greenville Business Magazine Regarding Insights on S.C. Sites


November 2, 2017 by Strategic Development Group

If  Field of Dreams were filmed today in South Carolina, the whole build-it-and-they-will-come script would likely have to be flipped—our hero, flush with capital and an expansive business operation, would need the talented team first before beginning construction on a major-league project. In other words, the Palmetto State may be no Iowa cornfield, as in
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Senior Principal, Danielle Compolo, Part of Prestigious Panel of Site Selection Experts Hosted by the Charlotte Regional Partnership


November 2, 2017 by Strategic Development Group

It was an enlightening, encouraging and exciting time for me and all of us with Charlotte Regional Partnership as we hosted six site selection consultants from across the country for a panel discussion on economic development. The Partnership brought these six site selection leaders to Charlotte for a high level discussion, and also as our
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Strategic Development Group President Quoted in Wall Street Journal Article on the New Corporate Recruitment Pool


October 5, 2017 by Strategic Development Group

“Americans have traditionally moved to find jobs. But with a growing reluctance by workers to relocate, some companies have decided to move closer to potential hires. Firms are expanding to cities with a bounty of underemployed, retrieving men and women from freelance gigs, manual labor and part-time jobs with duties that, one worker said, required only
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SDG Launches New Service: Economic Impact Analysis


July 18, 2017 by Cameron Williams

How does the opening of a new manufacturing plant, corporate headquarters, or commercial development effect the local or regional economy? Do positive economic impacts justify location incentives offered? What is the potential impact of a facility expansion or closing? Economic impact analysis provides answers to these complex questions and many others that are of vital
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Strategic Development Group Helps Micronutrients Select a New Manufacturing Site in New Castle, Indiana


May 22, 2017 by Danielle Campolo

Netherlands-Based Agribusiness Picks Henry County for New Facility, New Jobs NEW CASTLE, Ind. (May 10, 2017) – Micronutrients, an agribusiness that produces animal feed additives, announced plans to expand its operations in Indiana, establishing a new facility in Henry County and creating up to 50 new jobs by 2020. “Indiana has a strong tradition in
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Upcoming Speaking Engagements

  • November 2, 2017
    Tennessee Valley Authority
    Bowling Green, KY

Recent Speaking Engagements


    • October 18, 2017
      Marrion County Economic Development Commision
      Marrion, SC
    • October 16-17, 2017
      South Carolina Department of Commerce Site Evaluation Seminar
      Columbia, SC
    • October 5, 2017
      Aiken Edgefield Economic Development Partnership Meeting
      Aiken, SC
    • October 4, 2017
      Advanced Tech’s Impact on the Labor Force and Economic Development Tools
      Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives Community Training
      Columbus, OH
    • September 25-27, 2017
      Site Selector’s Guild Fall Forum
      Seattle, WA
    • August 22, 2017
      Trends in Site Location and Related Issues
      SEDC (Southern Economic Development Council)
      Charlotte, NC
    • July 28, 2017
      Critical Labor Draw Considerations in Site Location
      Middle Tennessee Industrial Development Authority
      Nashville, TN
    • April 9, 2017
      Overview of Site Location Case Study Based in Mesa, AZ
      IAMC (Industrial Asset Management Council)
      Tampa, FL

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