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Indiana’s Next Level Jobs Program Expanded Through End of 2020

Jul 9, 2020 | KSMLA

Federal funding of $50 million, allocated through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, enables the expansion of Indiana’s Next Level Jobs program through the state’s “Rapid Recovery for a Better Future” initiative. Of the total funding, $37 million will be used to expand two grant programs – the Employer Training Grant (ETG) … Continue reading Indiana’s Next Level Jobs Program Expanded Through End of 2020

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Indiana Businesses Encouraged to Apply for Manufacturing Readiness Grants

Jul 1, 2020 | KSMLA

Applications for the Manufacturing Readiness Grant program are now open to Indiana manufacturers across the state. The Manufacturing Readiness Grants, administered by the IEDC in partnership with Conexus Indiana, are a part of the $10 million Economic Activity Stabilization and Enhancement (EASE) program designed to stimulate manufacturing investments that will position Hoosier operations and the … Continue reading Indiana Businesses Encouraged to Apply for Manufacturing Readiness Grants

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Indiana Officially Extends Property Tax Filing Deadlines

Apr 27, 2020 | Chad Miller, CMI
Certified Tax Representative
Donna Niesen, CPA

In a continued effort to respond to the economic difficulties brought on by COVID-19, Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb signed Executive Order 20-23. The order automatically extends business personal property tax return and related compliance filings until June 15, 2020. This extended deadline applies to: Business personal property tax returns Certain compliance statements Certain property tax incentive … Continue reading Indiana Officially Extends Property Tax Filing Deadlines

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KSM Location Advisors:
2019 Year in Review

Jan 22, 2020 | KSMLA

2019 was another record-setting year for KSM Location Advisors! We experienced growth in all areas – from the number of projects completed to the value of incentives negotiated for our clients. Thank you to our clients and friends for your continued trust and support!

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(i) on Economic Development: Boomers, Millennials, #MeToo and More

Nov 22, 2019 | Tim Cook, JD Katie Culp, MBA

Between speculation about possible recession, the “multigenerational traffic jam” in many companies today, and the second anniversary of the #MeToo movement, employee and workforce issues are front and center in today’s economic development world. Katie Culp and Tim Cook recently discussed this and more with Gerry Dick on (i) on Economic Development. According to a … Continue reading (i) on Economic Development: Boomers, Millennials, #MeToo and More

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(i) on Economic Development: What If Recession Hits?

Sep 20, 2019 | Tim Cook, JD Katie Culp, MBA

Many stories about the “r word” have hit the national media in recent weeks, causing hesitancy in the marketplace and potentially affecting the pace of economic development decision-making. Katie Culp and Tim Cook discuss who recession would impact the most and other what-ifs on the most recent (i) on Economic Development with Gerry Dick. Industries … Continue reading (i) on Economic Development: What If Recession Hits?

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(i) on Economic Development: Mass Transit, Indy’s Incentives Roadmap, and More

Aug 29, 2019 | Tim Cook, JD Katie Culp, MBA

Having just returned from the Trustbelt national site selection conference, Tim Cook and Katie Culp had a mass of issues to discuss on the most recent (i) on Economic Development with Gerry Dick. Indianapolis Red Line After years of anticipation, the Indianapolis Red Line is nearing completion. Ever a fan of mass transit, KSM Location … Continue reading (i) on Economic Development: Mass Transit, Indy’s Incentives Roadmap, and More

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KSM Location Advisors to Lead TrustBelt Discussions

Aug 19, 2019 | KSMLA

Katie Culp and Tim Cook have been tapped to lead and participate in TrustBelt’s Corporate & Consultants Forum, a conference that brings together corporate decision makers, site consultants, and economic development agencies who make vital location decisions for the U.S. Rust Belt region. Culp, president of KSM Location Advisors, will moderate a panel discussion on … Continue reading KSM Location Advisors to Lead TrustBelt Discussions

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(i) on Economic Development: Quality of Place

Jun 26, 2019 | Tim Cook, JD Katie Culp, MBA

From unique new restaurants to investments in public transportation, central Indiana is experiencing a tremendous uptick in quality-of-place assets. On the most recent (i) on Economic Development, Tim Cook and Katie Culp joined Gerry Dick to discuss some of these additions and whether they have the ability to attract – and retain – economic development projects. Indy’s Food Scene … Continue reading (i) on Economic Development: Quality of Place

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