Becca Cruger

Cruger joins EDC staff

Becca Cruger has joined the Grand Forks Region EDC as its strategic initiatives coordinator. Cruger will coordinate workforce recruitment and retention programs including the “Greater Grand Forks: Way Cooler Than You Think!” campaign and Northern Valley Career Expo, and community engagement activities the EDC undertakes in areas including entrepreneurship. “I’m incredibly excited to be joining …

by Doris Cooper News

Awards recognize success attracting international UAS investment to region

The U.S. Commercial Service presented the UND Center for Innovation Foundation and Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corporation (EDC) with special recognitions for their success attracting foreign direct investment into the region’s unmanned systems cluster, one of the nation’s prominent high tech clusters in a rural state. Newly appointed Director General of the U.S. Commercial …

Wes Shover

Shover to lead UAS business development for Grand Forks Region EDC

The Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corporation (EDC) announced today that Wes Shover has joined the organization as UAS Sector Development Manager to lead business recruitment in the unmanned systems industry. Shover has more than 10 years of military, commercial, and entrepreneurial experience in the industry as a subject matter expert, instructor, program manager, and …

Top 10 – September 2017

  The planning committee for the 6th annual Northern Valley Career Expo is finalizing preparations for the Nov. 1 event. There’s still time to be part of the region’s premier careers awareness event. Exhibitor registration closes Oct. 4. Register online here. The EDC, The Chamber, and the GFK Airport Authority hosted a kick-off luncheon for a newly-formed  …