Site Selection


 

Site Selectors Guild Annual Conference 2019 Video

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2019 Site Selectors Guild Annual Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah. The cornerstone of the SSG Annual Conference is knowledge sharing, interactive exchange of ideas and networking between the Guild members and economic developers and investment promotion professionals from around the world. It provides multiple opportunities for networking […]


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A Message from the Executive Director

After the Site Selectors Guild annual conference in Salt Lake City, I wanted to take a moment to share some insights from the conference and reflect on my experience as the Guild’s new and first-ever full-time executive director. Simply stated, the Salt Lake City conference was a great success. The combination of a superb host […]


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Forgotten Factors in Site Selection

Corporate site selection is an infrequent occurrence for most companies. As a result, the employee or ad-hoc team assigned to design, direct and execute the site selection process often does not have the depth of experience or expertise to ensure an optimal outcome. Without the benefit of a site selection professional, the risks to the […]


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Why should you hire a site selector?


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2017 Year in Review and 2018 U.S. Site Selection Forecast

In 2017, site selection announcements in the U.S. continued to be robust in terms of dollar investment size and job creation. Continued growth across most regions of the U.S. has been fueled by moderate GDP growth, controlled inflation, low energy prices, global economic growth and increasing demand. Key site selection announcements span a variety of […]


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Transportation & Utility Infrastructure

For companies deciding where to invest in new or expanded facilities, transportation and utility infrastructure are often top on the list of location factors. For this reason, Economic Development Organizations (EDOs) are well advised to know the details of local infrastructure and support ongoing investment in such, to ensure the community can compete for new […]


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How to Find the Right Site Selector

A professional site selector is a vital partner on any corporate expansion or relocation project. There are several factors to consider when choosing a site selector. Geographic Location Determining the geographic location of your site selector comes down to personal preference. You might be more inclined to hire a site selector who is close to […]


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