Posts Tagged: Siouxland Initiative

CF Industries Announces $1.7 Billion Expansion


CF Industries Holdings, Inc. announced that it will construct new ammonia and urea/UAN production units at its complex in Donaldsonville, Louisiana, and new ammonia and area units at its complex in Port Neal, Iowa. The Port Neal project will add new state-of-the-art ammonia and granular urea production units to meet customer demand.  The project will… Read more »

Chamber Using Technology for Business Growth & Retention

The Siouxland Chamber of Commerce and The Siouxland Initiative is using web-based technology for more than just fun and games. It is our goal to connect, promote and attract businesses to the Siouxland area. Yesterday, our very own Director of Investor Relations, Beth Trejo spoke to the Greater Sioux City Press Club on how exactly the Chamber… Read more »

Who is it going to be?

With Chamber President, Debi Durham’s recent announcement to accept the position of Director of Economic Development for the state, many questions have been asked as to who the new President of the Siouxland Chamber will be? While we promise to let you know as soon as a decision is made, the reality is the selection process… Read more »

SD=#1 in Nation for Small Business and Entrepreneurship

As a part of Siouxland, we’re glad to hear that South Dakota has been chosen as the best place in the country for small business and entrepreneurship. The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBEC) today released its 14th annual rankings of the states according to their public policy climates titled “Small Business Survival Index 2009:… Read more »

Your Questions Answered: Technology Transfer

The Professional Developers of Iowa Spring 2009 Conference is being held in Sioux City May 27-29. This afternoon I had the opportunity to get some questions answered by Kenneith Kirkland, PhD, Iowa State University Research Foundation, Inc. about technology transfer and its uses. Q: What is technology transfer? Kirkland: Technology transfer is the process of… Read more »

Positively Siouxland

Radio Update by Siouxland Initiative Executive Vice President, Chris McGowan. Schools out for Summer Track and Field Results

Spend Locally Siouxland Commercial

The Siouxland Chambers own Debi Durham (President), and Chris McGowan (Siouxland Initiative) along with Rich Waller (President & CEO) of Security National Bank were featured in a CableONE Advertising commercial about the local economy.  The commercial encourages siouxlanders to look inward and spend locally.  In the harsh economic times carefully spending and buying locally will… Read more »

The Siouxland Initiative Recognized Amongst the Nation’s Best

For the second year in a row The Siouxland Initiative (TSI), the economic development arm of the Siouxland Chamber of Commerce, has been recognized as one of the Top Ten Local Economic Development Groups in the nation for 2008. Today, the annual rankings were announced at the Industrial Asset Management Council’s (IMAC) semi-annual conference in… Read more »