1. About Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts

    Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts

    The Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts (EDC) is a private, non-profit corporation that provides resources and information to businesses operating in or entering the region by aiding in expansion, relocation and networking. They deliver the services and business resources that will enable companies to thrive in Western Massachusetts while improving the region's economy and lifestyle through the creation of quality jobs and enhanced public and private investment.  

     

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    2. EDC and AIM to Host Logistics Conference

      Explore From the EDC (Mar 9 2011)

      ...AIM) are hosting a Logistics Conference on Tuesday afternoon, March 29 at the Sheraton Springfield hotel. The EDC and AIM want to thank conference sponsor, U.S. Trust, and supporters GZA and the Hartford-Springfield Econ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Associated Industries of Massachusetts   Springfield   Michael Graney

    3. Unemployment Insurance Position

      Explore From the EDC (Feb 22 2011)

      ...ve delegation.  On Friday, February 11, 2011 Mary Ellen Scott, President of United Personnel Services and an EDC and ACCGS Board member, presented the Legislative agenda at the Chambers Outlook program in front of 650 b... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Congressman Richard E. Neal   Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts

    4. Connecticut technology center could help Massachusetts

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 22 2011)

      Connecticut technology center could help Massachusetts ...ing with Peerless. “It just makes sense to talk with them,” said Allan W. Blair, the president and CEO of the Western Mass Economic Development Council. “They are well established and they have some particularly on-point... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Westfield   Allan W. Blair

    5. Innovators hold key place in region

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 12 2011)

      Innovators hold key place in region The Economic Development Council and its partners will continue to work hard this year to identify the innovators in our region and help them find the resources they need to succeed. There is never a better or worse time to encourage new ideas. Very often, it is during the slower economic times that innovators choose to strike out on their own to prove the validity of a new idea or process or product. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Springfield Technical Community College   Springfield

    6. EDC IS SUPPORTING GLOBAL TRADE SUMMIT AT BRANDEIS

      Explore From the EDC (Feb 10 2011)

      ...s to develop strategies to keep Massachusetts and its companies globally competitive in the 21st Century. The EDC was pleased to be a resource for the report and to assist companies in our region that are interested in g... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Massachusetts Technology Collaborative   Associated Industries of Massachusetts   Michael Graney

    7. Affiliated Chambers of Commerce of Greater Springfield deals with defections

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 31 2011)

      Affiliated Chambers of Commerce of Greater Springfield deals with defections ...achine shops in West Springfield,” Ciuffreda said. He defended having the chamber in the same facility as the EDC, even though some of its entities, like Westmass Area Development Corp., have projects going on elsewhere.... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Domenic J. Sarno   Russell Denver   Smith & Wesson Corp.

    8. Photonics Industry Roundtable

      Explore From the EDC (Jan 18 2011)

      ...ovelli, Regional Director for the Massachusetts Office of Business Development. The session was timely as the EDC will participate in a lead generation mission at Photonics West, the major photonics industry trade show i... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Massachusetts Office of Business Development   Michael Graney   Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts

    9. Affiliated Chambers of Commerce of Greater Springfield president Russell Denver to step down

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 4 2011)

      Affiliated Chambers of Commerce of Greater Springfield president Russell Denver to step down ...will get together Monday and determine a course of action. The Affiliated Chambers itself operates within the Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts so anything the chambers do has to mesh well within the ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Russell Denver   Springfield   Health New England

    10. Defense industry jobs are critical to Western Massachusetts economy but often overlooked

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 3 2011)

      Defense industry jobs are critical to Western Massachusetts economy but often overlooked Even as the overall economy has struggled in the face of two recessions and fundamental industry shifts, defense has surged ahead. Total defense related economic activity in Massachusetts has increased 146 percent in less than a decade, from $10.6 billion in 2001 to $26 billion in 2009. During that same period, the number of employees supported by the defense sector has grown by nearly 50,000 jobs - an increase of more than 70 percent. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Associated Industries of Massachusetts   Chicopee

    11. Happy New Year from the EDC

      Explore From the EDC (Dec 30 2010)

      ...on.   Have a great 2011, Mike On behalf of EDC President and CEO Allan Blair and our entire staff, the EDC wishes you a Happy and Successful New Year. In particular, my colleague Anne DeWolf, the primary Editor of... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Allan W. Blair   Michael Graney   Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts

    12. Microtest Founder Feted in MassBio Story

      Explore From the EDC (Dec 30 2010)

      ... and colleague of the EDC. Steve and his employees at Microtest have provided support and sage counsel to the EDC in our efforts to grow the life science and medical device sectors of the regional economy. We wish them a... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Massachusetts Biotechnology Council   Michael Graney   Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts

    13. A Key Step Toward Economic Diversity

      Explore BusinessWest (Dec 29 2010)

      ...sing strategies for growing and strengthening clusters of like businesses in this region. His presence in the EDC’s suite of offices in downtown Springfield is part of a growing movement, nationally and internationally, ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Springfield   Amherst

    14. Signs of Improvement

      Explore BusinessWest (Dec 28 2010)

      Signs of Improvement ...ial inventory now on the market, a situation that is no doubt contributing to the lack of new building in the EDC industrial parks and similar facilities across the region. Bill Wright, president of Lym Tech Scientific, ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Russell Denver   Baystate Health   Springfield

    15. On Logistics

      Explore From the EDC (Dec 16 2010)

      ...ng options for local firms who import material and export product, domestically and internationally.   The EDC will be focused on these issues and opportunities and we will provide updates when appropriate. Please con... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Michael Graney   Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts

    16. Open Houses Coming Up at Springfield Incubator

      Explore From the EDC (Dec 13 2010)

      ...Houses coming up at the Scibelli Enterprise Center at the Springfield Technology Park. Details are below. The EDC encourages small business formation and we would be pleased to offer assistance to any firm or entrepreneu... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Michael Graney   Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts

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