A large delegation of economic development professionals, including a DCED representative, represented the state at IAMC’s Fall Forum in Cleveland September 26-30, 2015 to showcase success stories and highlight the reasons why Pennsylvania is built to advance industry. The Pennsylvania partners helped to promote the commonwealth at the forum by spending quality, one-on-one time with those conference attendees who have the greatest ability to locate large scale projects involving hundreds of new jobs in Pennsylvania. The partners cohosted 46 guests for the “Arrive in Style” transportation program and 20 guests for dinner, helping to reach the top decision influencers.
The tangible outcomes as a result of the connections made at IAMC have the potential to result in new jobs and capital investment in the Keystone State and increased revenue for Pennsylvania-based companies.
The partners who led the initiatives included: