Written by Diana Penner
For more than two decades, the Hamilton County Alliance has worked with the pooled resources of
communities and to work on retaining existing employers, training programs and similar efforts.
beginning in about November, the organization shifted its focus
outward. The mission now is to collaborate — financially and
logistically — to attract new to the county from the outside.
the direction of Alliance President Tim Monger, who took the help in
April 2013, the group is refocusing to market Hamilton County as an
overall destination for new businesses from outside the state.
to the effort is a “tactical economic development group” comprised of
economic development experts from Hamilton County communities. The group
meets regularly to develop strategies to market the county as a whole,
and to mesh the individual strengths of communities. More here.