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Mar 15, 2022

The proven resilience of the Midwest states

More than two years into the pandemic, the states in the U.S. Midwest are showing signs of a strong recovery. Many businesses have seen new opportunities for growth and technological innovation, reminiscent of the boom that characterized the postwar era in the United States.

US Midwest 2022 / Illinois
Mar 15, 2022

Omron: Keeping the heart of the Midwest beating

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to strain the global economy and its supply chain, Omron Management Center of America has addressed prevailing challenges by allowing more flexible work arrangements and adopting social media and digital marketing, fully aware that healt...

US Midwest 2022 / Illinois
Mar 15, 2022

Southern Illinois: A place to prosper

At the confluence of the Mississippi and Ohio rivers, Southern Illinois is centrally located in the Midwest. Its vast transportation network includes four port districts, three interstate highways, three railroads and two airports. Southern Illinois is within driving dist...

US Midwest 2022 / Indiana
Mar 15, 2022

City of Lafayette continues to celebrate economic success

Located between Indianapolis and Chicago, the City of Lafayette, Indiana, has developed into a thriving and growing metropolitan area because of its continuing recruitment and the success of national and international businesses in the area.

US Midwest 2022 / Indiana
Mar 15, 2022

Shelbyville thrives on diversity, innovation and sustainability

Celebrating its bicentennial this year, Shelbyville, Indiana, has benefited because of its location in the economic heartland of the United States. Having gained the confidence of the community's long-standing partners, Mayor Tom DeBaun has now trained his focus on holis...

US Midwest 2022 / Indiana
Mar 15, 2022

Terre Haute builds quickly and digs deep for growth

As the largest community in west central Indiana, Terre Haute is a metropolitan, family-friendly area with a very diverse economy. The city's largest employers include U.S. and Japanese companies, such as Advanced Intelligent Chassis Systems, Sony DADC, Steel Dynamics, GE...

US Midwest 2022 / Indiana
Mar 15, 2022

Dynamism and diversity in Wabash County

As the birthplace of companies like Honeywell International, Ford Meter Box Company and the makers of 5-hour Energy, Wabash County's history is steeped in entrepreneurial spirit. With a powerful blend of small businesses, large operations and municipal partners eager to h...

US Midwest 2022 / Michigan
Mar 15, 2022

The key to winning legal disputes: Litigation strategy

Kitagawa & Ebert is one of the few American law firms that has won many trials and arbitrations for prominent Japanese business clients in federal courts and arbitrations in multiple states in the USA. The firm has lawyers licensed in California, Texas, Georgia, New York,...

US Midwest 2022 / Ohio
Mar 15, 2022

Cinter Technology plants its roots in Middle America

When Japanese computer scientist Hiroaki Yamaguchi was looking for the ideal site to grow his new business, he chose Cincinnati because of its location in the heart of the United States and the abundance of tech workers in one of the country's most populous cities.

US Midwest 2022 / Ohio
Mar 15, 2022

Geis Companies: Experts in design & build development, construction & property management

Established in 1967, Geis Companies began as a modest building firm that has grown into a full-service design and build company with five separate vertical businesses: building and construction; inhouse architecture and engineering; property acquisition and development; p...

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