RSS Feed businessrecord.com : Economic Development http://www.businessrecord.com:80 A feed of current articles not set 2014-08-21T16:20:29.5635807Z A Closer Look: Michael Crum Vice president for economic development and business engagement, Iowa State University http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/A-Closer-Look--Michael-Crum/181/975/64988 Economic Development Athena GTX lands $3.2 million federal contract <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Des Moines-based Athena GTX has received a $3.2 million federal contract with the Office of Naval Research to accelerate the company's production of a system for monitoring battlefield injuries.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/Athena-GTX-lands--3-2-million-federal-contract-/181/975/64962 Economic Development Tollakson wins North American Ironman on his Des Moines-made bike <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The founder of a performance bicycle company in Des Moines raced one of his company's bikes to a record-setting first-place triathlon finish in the Subaru Ironman North American Championship held Sunday in Mont Tremblant, Quebec.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/Tollakson-wins-North-American-Ironman-on-his-Des-Moines-made-bike/181/975/64952 Economic Development Clive drops town center plan <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The city of Clive announced today that it will drop plans to develop a town center on city-owned property along the east side of Northwest 114th Street and south of Hickman Road.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/Clive-drops-town-center-plan/181/975/64939 Economic Development Cooking up a nationally-ranked city Five ingredients to Des Moines&rsquo; success http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/Cooking-up-a-nationally-ranked-city/181/975/64905 Economic Development EMC plans new office building downtown <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">EMC Insurance Cos. will demolish three buildings on its downtown corporate campus and replace them with a four-story office building at Eighth and Walnut streets, the company said today.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/EMC-plans-new-office-building-downtown-/181/975/64908 Economic Development VOTE: Who is the most influential business leader? <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">We want to know who the business community thinks is the most influential business leader in the Des Moines metro area.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/VOTE--Who-is-the-most-influential-business-leader-/181/975/64867 Economic Development