Developing A Workforce Strategy for the Cedar Valley Region
In partnership with the Institute for Decision Making at the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls, C2ER/CREC helped to facilitate a workforce strategy designed to bring together partners from the economic development, workforce development, higher education, and K-12 systems. Key partners involved in the process included the Cedar Valley Regional [Economic Development] Alliance, the Iowa at Works Workforce Investment Board, Black Hawk Community College, and the regional office of Iowa Workforce Development.
About the Client
Cedar Valley Regional Partnership
The Cedar Valley Regional Partnership is a six-county economic development marketing partnership focused on attracting business investments to Iowa. It specifically focuses on advanced manufacturing; leading logistics; food processing; agri-based biotechnology; information technology; and entrepreneurial development.