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EVENT: Cybersecurity For Manufacturers – Develop Your Action Plan

EVENT: Cybersecurity for Manufacturers – Develop Your Action Plan

Sally Hanley, Director of Business Assistance at GPEDC, worked with Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center (IMEC) and the Illinois Defense Industry…

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Join Us At The Rural Partners In Economic Development Seminar!

Join Us at the Rural Partners in Economic Development Seminar!

We encourage our rural economic development partners to join us on October 11 in Normal, IL for a half-day seminar…

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Communities Of Change

Communities of Change

Originally published in the August 2017 issue of iBi Magazine. by Brent Baker, Greater Peoria Economic Development Council The initial…

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Team GP Spotlight: Kathie Brown

Team GP Spotlight: Kathie Brown

University of Illinois Extension has played an invaluable role in the development of our state’s rural communities since its establishment…

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