Latest Blog Posts about Quality of Life
By Andrea Davis on September 08, 2016
Economic development leaders and elected officials from three Hamilton County communities got some face time Thursday morning with corporate site consultants visiting central Indiana for the BMW Championship in Carmel.
Topics: "Economic Development", "Hamilton County", "Quality of Life"
By Andrea Davis on September 07, 2016
Financial incentives were an important factor in BlueSky Technology Partners’ decision to build its $6 million headquarters in downtown Noblesville. But owners Todd Irwin and Eric Warne were just as impressed by the city’s plans to redevelop the area west of the White River.
Topics: "Case Studies", "City of Noblesville", "Economic Development", "Hamilton County", "Quality of Life"
By Andrea Davis on July 12, 2016
Fast-growing tech firm CloudOne knew it needed a “real” office when a prospective client plugged its address into a search engine and discovered its headquarters was inside an Indianapolis Mailboxes, Etc. store. Now the company occupies about 11,000 square feet of custom-designed space in the Switch development in downtown Fishers—part of an ambitious effort to build what local leaders call a smart, vibrant, entrepreneurial city. We sat down CEO John McDonald last month to discuss the company’s recent move and what comes next.
Topics: "City of Fishers", CloudOne, "Economic Development", "Hamilton County", Headquarters, "Quality of Life"
By Andrea Davis on June 15, 2016
Portions of Carmel and Fishers are among seven neighborhoods in the Indianapolis metro area that researchers have identified as regionally significant “walkable urban places,” or WalkUPs.
Topics: CEDS, "City of Carmel", "City of Fishers", "City of Noblesville", "Economic Development", "Quality of Life", Walkability