INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE TRAINING ENROLLMENT OPENS

ADAMS COUNTY, IN—JUNE 25, 2013:  Enrollment is underway for the Adams County Industrial Maintenance Training Program.  The program was developed to help fill the gap of qualified industrial maintenance workers as local industries have struggled to fill industrial maintenance positions. Adams County Economic Development Corporation and WorkOne have worked together to develop this program which […]

Europe Interested in NE Indiana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 30, 2013    European Foreign Investors Continue to Express Interest in Northeast Indiana   FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Foreign investors in Europe continue to show interest in expanding their businesses in Northeast Indiana. That's what Dale Buuck, Vice President of Business Development at the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership, found out on […]

TRAINING PROGRAM FILLS LOCAL SKILLS GAP

TRAINING PROGRAM FILLS LOCAL SKILLS GAP ADAMS COUNTY, IN, May 15, 2013:  Adams County and the surrounding area has seen local industries struggle to fill industrial maintenance positions. In an effort to fill the gap, Adams County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC) and WorkOne have teamed up and developed the Adams County Industrial Maintenance Training Program.  […]

Register for M2020 Spark Tank

Calling All Millennials! Register Today For M2020 Spark Tank!   FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Northeast Indiana is filled with Millennials – those roughly between the ages of 15 and 25 – who have ideas on how to change the story of the region. By attending Millennial 2020's (M2020) Spark Tank, they will share their community […]

Brownfield Outreach Meeting

  Adams County Brownfield Outreach Meeting – February 28, 2013 @ 2:00 PM The Northeast Indiana Brownfield Coalition has scheduled Brownfield Outreach Meetings in each Coalition county.  The Brownfield Coalition, comprised of 7 area counties (Adams, Allen excluding Fort Wayne, LaGrange, Noble, Steuben, Wells, and Whitley excluding Columbia City) has received a Brownfield’s Coalition Grant from […]

China Businessmen Visit

  CHINA BUSINESSMEN VISIT ADAMS COUNTY ADAMS COUNTY, IN, AUGUST 22, 2012:  On Monday and Tuesday of this week, two businessmen from China were touring the county.  Their visit is another positive result from Mayor John Schultz and ACEDC Director, Larry Macklin’s trade mission to China in June, along with Lt. Governor Becky Skillman and […]

Millennials Win Funding at M2020 Spark Tank

July 27, 2012 Millennials Win Seed Funding for Projects at M2020 Spark Tank FORT WAYNE, Ind. – What do Millennials and entrepreneurs have in common? Attendees at M2020 Spark Tank found out today. The live Twitter feed at the event was constantly refreshing as ideas sparked, the contagious energy in the room spreading as fast […]