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Description: The Mahaska Community development team comprised of the Mahaska Community Development Group, Oskaloosa Area Chamber & Development Group, Mahaska Ag & Rural Development, and Main Street Oskaloosa are seeking an Executive Director of Community Development. The Executive Director will be responsible for leading the team in defining a data-driven strategic plan, and ensuring that…

NWID has been a SSG client for over 10 years. SSG provides an ongoing array of organizational, branding, marketing and research services to serve the 6 county regional marketing partnership. An aspect of the branding and marketing services is continued development of the Northwest Iowa: Beyond Expectation brand identity through the development of a multi-faceted…

Black Hills Energy in Iowa and Nebraska wanted to be able to offer research to their communities.  They were looking for economic impact analysis, demographic and workforce data.  SSG provided them with a yearly contract that allows them to get information to their communities in a timely manner.  But, it is not always just a…

Smart Solutions Group was pleased to assist Decatur in their search for a new President. Congratulations to Ryan! Click here to learn more.  Smart Solutions Group enjoys helping organizations with their staff searches.  Here’s how we conduct economic development job searches.

SSG will present their services to the KCP&L Local Partners.  KCP&L, serves the Kansas City Metro and areas in Missouri in and Kansas.  SSG has developed several useful services that KCP&L felt should be presented to their local community economic development organization.  SSG will present information about our Skills Ready Suite, EDashboard, Strategic Planning, and…

When Ameren wanted to do some research on their service area they asked SSG to assist in gathering and presenting pertinent information about their service area.  Ameren serves a big share of Illinois and Missouri.  They are reviewing their growth areas and trying to identify where there future resources should be spent to better prepare…

Warren County Economic Development Corp had decided to proceed with a new website.  A part of the website was to include economic indicators of Warren County.  They turned to us and our EDashboard product.     We encourage our clients to measure local data.  Everyone can get the broad demographic data, but no one has easy access…

We are pleased to announce that the Economic Development Corporation of Decatur and Macon County has hired SSG to conduct the search for a new President/CEO.  Decatur is facing an exciting future with the development of one of the premier transportation hubs in the country.  Truly a one-of-a-kind find.  Decatur’s metro area population is close…

Congratulations to our newest regional group that is using the powerful www.evisthrive.com!  Can’t wait to see where this community is a year from now with building their entrepreneurial efforts!   Click here to see Ignite Quad Cities in the news.

Executive Director of Economic Development NGage (Gage Area Growth Enterprise)  Job Scope The Executive Director for Gage Area Growth Enterprise (NGage) shall be a full time, paid professional staff position. The Executive Director is hired and supervised by the NGage Board of Directors. Job Summary NGage is governed by a 12 member Board of Directors…

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