BECOME AN INVESTOR

Your investment makes a difference

Thanks to our investors, we're attracting new companies to move to our region, creating jobs for our community and helping current companies thrive.

The ripple effect is significant. Each new company that creates 50 jobs with annual salaries of $50,000 each, pays $4.1 million in wages and salaries annually. This company creates 51 jobs in other industries and generates $2.6 million in spending on clothing, vehicles, entertainment, and other goods and services.

Invest in our region today 

For our emerging and established companies to be globally competitive, our regional economy needs a steady flow of new companies.

Your investment in our region is an investment in your business and in your community. Review our investment options to find the right levels for your business. 

Founders – $100,000+

  • Board of Directors seat.
  • Invitation to REDI events
  • Complimentary participation on one domestic business-attraction mission*
  • Complimentary participation on one international business-attraction mission*
  • Access to detailed business lists**
  • Access to customized market intelligence (workforce and industry cluster data)
  • Workforce talent analytics**
  • Prepared regional assets lists and tables**
  • Opportunity to respond to RFIs
  • Inclusion in REDI Locator Directory and website
  • Recognition on REDI website, annual report and regional marketing materials
  • Brand exposure in REDI's paid cooperative advertising 

Partners – $50,000+

  • Board of Directors seat.
  • Invitation to REDI events
  • Complimentary participation on one domestic business-attraction mission OR one international business-attraction mission*
  • Access to detailed business lists**
  • Access to customized market intelligence (workforce and industry cluster data)
  • Workforce talent analytics**
  • Prepared regional asset lists and tables**
  • Opportunity to respond to RFIs
  • Inclusion in REDI Locator Directory and website
  • Recognition on REDI website, annual report and regional marketing materials
  • Brand exposure in REDI's paid cooperative advertising

Stewards – $25,000+

  • Board of Directors seat.
  • Invitation to REDI events
  • Complimentary participation on domestic business-attraction missions*
  • Access to basic business lists
  • Access to customized market intelligence (workforce and industry cluster data)
  • Economic modeling for industries, occupations and workforce**
  • Business intelligence on economic development prospects**
  • Comprehensive company background for business retention and expansion opportunities
  • Opportunity to respond to RFIs
  • Inclusion in REDI Locator Directory and website
  • Recognition on REDI website, annual report and regional marketing materials
  • Brand exposure in REDI's paid cooperative advertising

Directors – $10,000+

  • Board of Directors seat. 
  • Invitation to REDI events
  • Opportunity to travel as part of a REDI delegation***
  • Access to customized market intelligence (workforce and industry cluster data)
  • Access to basic business lists**
  • Assistance with public data requests**
  • Opportunity to respond to RFIs
  • Inclusion in REDI Locator Directory and website
  • Recognition on REDI website, annual report and regional marketing materials
  • Brand exposure in REDI's paid cooperative advertising

Ambassadors – $5,000+

  • Invitation to REDI events
  • Public data consultation
  • Inclusion in REDI Locator Directory and website
  • Recognition on REDI website, annual report and regional marketing materials
  • Brand exposure in REDI's paid cooperative advertising

Friends – $1,000+

  • Invitation to REDI events
  • Recognition on REDI website, annual report and regional marketing materials

 

*Complimentary travel includes airfare and hotel only
**Denotes exclusive research benefit based on investor levels
***Travel and all other expenses not included