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Partnerships for Growth

The Clear Lake Area Chamber of Commerce in association with the North Iowa Corridor Economic Development Corporation to attract new businesses to the Clear Lake area as well as retain and grow existing businesses.

Click to learn why you should consider the North Iowa Corridor as home for your company. Distinct business cost advantages, proven public-private partnerships, exceptional infrastructure, and the natural beauty make up a region ready to enhance your business and quality of life.

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Vision North Iowa is a group of organizations with a shared mission of working together to improve the lives of all North Iowans. Together, with input from more than 1,000 stakeholders, Vision North Iowa partners built a multi-year regional plan complete with goals, strategies, and actions to propel North Iowa toward its vision for the future.

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The strategic plan focuses on:

  1. Building a Regional Community
    North Iowans around a common vision.
  2. People, Place, and Prosperity
    Creating an environment that retains, equips, and attracts a strong, diverse talent pipeline and increases prosperity for all North Iowans.
  3. Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    Advancing the regional economy by retaining, expanding, and attracting high-growth companies. Leveraging existing assets to strengthen the culture of entrepreneurship and expand the innovation ecosystem.
  4. Business Development and Marketing
    Ensuring smart, sustainable, and shared economic growth by strategically promoting the region as a destination for business investment, relocation, and expansion.

Click to discover why you should be in North Iowa – right here in the middle of everywhere.

Meet the Vision North Iowa Partners

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