$ 2B
in research & development spending in 2014
4
major hospitals plus Jump Simulation, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital & the U of I College of Medicine
25th
largest export market in the U.S.
40M
tons of freight pass through Peoria County each year
3
interstate highways & 11 railroads
211k
individuals in our region’s available workforce

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PIA Adds New Nonstop Flights to Destin This Spring

PIA Adds New Nonstop Flights to Destin This Spring

Starting this May, Allegiant will offer two nonstop flights a week to Destin, Florida, expanding…

Helping Businesses Solve Problems

Helping Businesses Solve Problems

By Sally Hanley, Director of Business Assistance One of the most important things we do…

‘Make, Play, Connect’ gathers Educators to Develop STEAM

‘Make, Play, Connect’ gathers Educators to Develop STEAM

By Tory Dahlhoff, Director of Marketing Earlier this month, the University of Illinois Extension hosted…

Catalyst Team Explores Facilities in Chicago and St. Louis

Catalyst Team Explores Facilities in Chicago and St. Louis

By Randon Gettys, Startup Peoria Coordinator Many folks know that the Greater Peoria EDC is working…

Leadership Level Investors

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Platinum Level Investors

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Gold Level Investors

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