First Quarter Prospects ‘Incredibly Active’ @ EDSPC

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Written by : Randy Kirby – KSIS “At an Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County Board of Directors meeting on Wednesday, EDSPC Executive Director Jessica Craig said that while first-quarter activity is typically pretty quiet, prospects for Quarter One in 2022 have been “incredibly active.” A lot of companies have a lot of pent-up growth inside their own walls for various reasons, … Read More

16th Annual Sedalia Showcase

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On behalf of Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County, thank you for your direct involvement which resulted in a  successful 16th Annual Sedalia Showcase! It was so enjoyable to come together in celebration of the businesses throughout Sedalia and Pettis County, while celebrating growth throughout our community!  Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County would like to send a big thank you to our sponsors. Without … Read More

WireCo WorldGroup Inc. Announces $15 Million Expansion in Pettis County

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SEDALIA, Mo. – WireCo WorldGroup Inc. announced today it is investing $15 million over the next five years to expand production capabilities in its Sedalia facility. The facility currently employs more than 160 individuals, and this expansion will result in the creation of 18 new jobs. “We’re excited to see WireCo finding success and opportunities for growth here in Missouri,” … Read More

Sedalia Rail Industrial Park Now Connected to Union Pacific Rail

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The connection of existing Union Pacific rail to the Sedalia Rail Industrial Park is complete, and the first railcars used by park tenants were delivered to the Park on Thursday, May 13th, 2021. The Sedalia Industrial Rail Park, which is located east of North Highway 65, was established in December 2018 as a joint venture between the City of Sedalia, … Read More

Nucor Steel Sedalia Featured as 2021 Sedalia Showcase Company

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Sedalia, Missouri, May 12, 2021 – Nucor Steel Sedalia has been selected as the featured company for the 16th Annual Sedalia Showcase which will be held in Sedalia on August 19, 2021. The Sedalia Showcase was created by Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County in 2005 to highlight the grand businesses who call Sedalia home as well as celebrating Economic Development successes. … Read More

EDSPC to partner with SFCC on Missouri Small Business Development Center

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Sedalia, Missouri, May 11, 2021 – From pandemic response assistance to external grant funding for area industry to expanded small business support, Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County (EDSPC) is the go-to organization for the region’s economic success. After spending the last year bringing together existing and new manufacturers and businesses to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, the area’s top economic development … Read More

Economic Development Sedalia Pettis County to celebrate National Economic Development Week

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Sedalia, Missouri, May 10, 2021 – Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County (EDSPC) will celebrate National Economic Development Week May 9-12 by highlighting significant partners, success stories and the organization’s overall impact on the region’s economy. National Economic Development Week was created in 2016 to increase awareness of local programs that create jobs, advance career development opportunities and increase the quality of … Read More

Prysmian Group Announces Expansion to Sedalia Facility; adding new jobs in Pettis County

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World leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, Prysmian Group, announced plans to expand the manufacturing facility in Pettis County, Missouri. Located just outside the city limits of Sedalia, Prysmian Group, has a rich history of manufacturing in the community, having celebrated their 50-year anniversary in 2018. Known locally throughout those 50 years as Alcan Cable and General … Read More

Governor Parson and MO DED announce $7.8 million award to projects across Missouri

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Governor Mike Parson and the Missouri Department of Economic Development announced the award of more than $7.8 million to 226 projects across Missouri for customized training assistance through Missouri One Start. The Missouri One Start customized training program provides eligible companies with resources to train or upskill their employees according to specific workforce needs. Flexibility within the program allows companies ... Read More

2019 Manufacturer’s Milestone Banquet Recap

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Hello, everyone! Happy Halloween! If you have little ones, please stay safe and warm tonight! We hope everyone has had a great week--we've almost made it to the weekend! When we host events, it fills our cups seeing everyone come together to celebrate—ultimately, we couldn’t do it without our attendees, sponsors, board of directors, and host sites that happily take ... Read More