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President's Message - May 31, 2018

Please Participate in PDI's Future Planning 2018 Membership Survey How does your organization's budget compare to that of similar sized groups? How much do organization's your size spend on marketing? On salaries? What fringe benefits do your peers receive? How many developers have an employment contract?...

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President's Message - March 23, 2018

Now that your NCAA bracket is busted...it is time to register for the PDI Spring Event with Mid-America EDC & SMART Conference, May 1, 2 & 3! ...

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PDI's 2018 Fall Conference - A Sneak Peek

This year's 2018 PDI Fall Conference is set to take place in Iowa City on September 26-28, 2018. The Fall Conference Planning Committee has been selected and they are already busy preparing for next Fall. ...

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Presidential Post December 2017

'Twas the days before new year's and all through the state, every economic developer was stirring about the senate and house. The marketing was hung on social media with care, in hopes that new residents would soon be here. Then what to my wondering eyes should appear, but my PDI Annual Membership reminder for an organization I hold so dear....

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The PDI Post - November 8, 2017

I am EXCITED, to lead such a dedicated group of professional economic developers as your PDI President this year. A special thank you to Mark Reinig for his leadership as PDI President during the past year addressing how PDI can better meet the needs of our members. These efforts have positioned PDI for great success in the years to come. ...

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