Last week, the Office of Governor Pete Ricketts announced that he would highlight October as Manufacturing Month in Nebraska during visits to manufacturing companies across the state. The Governor is being joined by members of the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry to tour manufacturing companies that have been contributing to the state’s standout growth across the sector.
Small businesses wanting to increase the value of their current exports or start exporting products for the first time can now apply for financial assistance through the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED).
Governor Pete Ricketts launched his Governor’s Cup thank you tour with a visit to Legacy Post and Beam in Fremont. Nebraska won the 2017 Governor’s Cup from Site Selection magazine for having the most economic development projects per capita in the nation.
By Governor Pete Ricketts
For two years in a row, Nebraska has been number one in the nation for new business investment. A few months ago, Site Selection magazine recognized our achievement by awarding Nebraska our second consecutive Governor’s Cup, an award they give to the state who has the most economic development projects per capita.