Greater Dubuque Team Receives Top Award in National Effort

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

The Center for Regional Economic Competitiveness (CREC) based in Arlington, Virginia has announced that Greater Dubuque Development received the award for Top Team Effort for the 2021 Synchronist Business Retention & Expansion Challenge.

Greater Dubuque Development competed in a collaborative effort with more than 50 economic development groups and 100-plus professionals in the United States to provide new economic benchmarks. The challenge successfully updated benchmarks providing a point of comparison with participating communities in the U.S. For years, Greater Dubuque Development has conducted its award-winning InfoAction business outreach program—competing in the 2021 CREC Synchronist Business Retention & Expansion Challenge was a natural for the team.

Greater Dubuque was also recognized as runner-up for best data quality as part of the 2021 Business Retention & Expansion Challenge.

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