Friday, September 28, 2018
Dive In Yankton
The South Dakota Governor's Office of Economic Development team traveled to Yankton on September 21st. Here's their presentation about what opportunity zones are, what they can do for our state, and how to leverage them as a development tool. (Disclaimer: This information is made available for educational purposes, not to provide specific business advice.) Watch the full presentation below - please contact the YAPG office for copies of the PowerPoint.
Monday, August 13, 2018
PIERRE, S.D. - Entrepreneurs can make a big difference in an area's economy. There's now another way new companies in South Dakota can get funding. South Dakota Equity Partners, a public-private partnership supported by the Governor's Office of Economic Development, has raised $16.9 million. "SDEP had its initial closing at the end of June, which means it is ready to start investing in a variety of projects, primarily in research commercialization and knowledge-based companies," Governor Dennis Daugaard said. "SDEP's long-term goal is to diversify the portfolio across industries and with companies needing equity capital to facilitate their growth capacity as they move through...