About Us

We play a leading role in economic growth in Greater Evansville. How? By working to attract new businesses from out of the area, retain and expand existing businesses, foster innovation and entrepreneurship, and improve the quality of our community and its workforce.

The Growth Alliance has been instrumental in growing our business in Evansville. The team helped us relocate into larger buildings, twice, and made it possible to move our Tennessee operation to Evansville. In total, we've created over 75 jobs in the last 3 years working together. There are a lot of great things happening In Evansville and we're grateful for GAGE's [Growth Alliance's] role in "making things happen".

A sincere thank you from the eLuxury team

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Economic Development Services

Local Business Expansion Services

Our team fully administers the tax incentive process for new and expanding businesses in the City of Evansville and Vanderburgh County. We’d be happy to help identify applicable incentives or locate available sites and buildings for your team! Free. Confidential. Here for you.

Grow Local, with us!

New Business Attraction

The Growth Alliance offers free, comprehensive assistance to site selection consultants and corporate location professionals considering Evansville/Vanderburgh County as a new location. Our Economic Development team can and will facilitate every aspect of the project as site selectors evaluate our area.

Why Greater Evansville?

Sites & Buildings Database

Explore sites and buildings in Greater Evansville to find the perfect location for your business. In addition to real estate, our database offers GIS technology data and insights to analyze regional demographics, business and talent data.  Have questions on how to use our mapping tools? Contact us!

Start Exploring!
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About Us

Our team connects businesses, talent, ideas, and experts to elevate the economic prosperity of Greater Evansville.

FOCUS AREAS
–  Business Retention & Expansion
–  Innovation & Entrepreneurship
–  Quality of Place & Talent
–  New Business Attraction

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Why We're Not Your Average Economic Development Team...

Innovation Pointe

In addition to traditional economic development services, our team operates the City of Evansville’s Certified Technology Park, Innovation Pointe, located in downtown Evansville. Innovation Pointe drives high-tech and small business growth activity for the region. The facility is home to Evansville’s first cowork space; Cowork Evansville, as well as it’s adjacent makerspace,; MAKE IT Evansville, and offers free small business resources through the SBDC on-site.

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Cowork Evansville

Launched by the Growth Alliance in October of 2018,  Cowork Evansville offers an affordable escape from your home office or coffee chain. The greatest benefit of Cowork Evansville – according to our members:  The collection of like-minded creatives, independent workers, freelancers, startups and small business owners blended together in a collaborative and supportive environment. Why work alone when you can cowork?

Join Cowork Evansville!

MAKE IT Evansville

Launched by the Growth Alliance in late 2019, MAKE IT Evansville provides hands-on training, guided instruction and mentorship from a diverse group of volunteer experts. Students and their families are further exposed to and challenged by real-world STEM applications. Focused on purposeful and collaborative innovation and partnered with USI and NSWC Crane, the Growth Alliance supports, and hosts activities designed to connect, inspire, and teach our community.

MAKE IT with us!

Supporters

The Growth Alliance’s entrepreneurial support, business expansion assistance and quality of place efforts are possible through of a growing number of community changemakers and supporters.

Thank you for investing in the economic vitality of Greater Evansville!

The Growth Alliance is a certified 501(c)(3) charitable organization.

Supporters

Thank you!

City of Evansville

Vanderburgh County, Indiana

PRIVATE

Vectren a CenterPoint Energy Company

Old National Bank

AT&T Indiana

Fifth Third Bank

Evansville Regional Airport

The Charlotte & Leo Peyronnin Family Fund

ADDITIONAL SOURCES OF FUNDING / DONATIONS

2019: Escalade Sports (sporting equipment)

2019: Equipment donation (3D Printing)

2018: City of Evansville Endowment Fund (Cowork Evansville Build-out)

2018: Indiana Regional Cities Initiative – SWIRDA (Cowork Evansville / IoT lab construction)

2008-present: Anonymous donor – Vanderburgh County Community Foundation, Family Fund

WISH LIST ITEMS:

Equipment to support our newly launched makerspace, Make It Evansville: laser engraver, vinyl cutter, 3D printers, power tools, ventilation system, band saw, Miter saw, injection molder, Cricut ® cutting machine, laptops, monitors & keyboards, 3D printing pens

The Growth Alliance is a certified 501(c)(3) charitable organization.

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