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Baker Group Becomes Employee-Owned to Benefit Clients and Employees

July 31, 2019

Baker Group, Iowa's premier commercial and industrial, mechanical, electrical and plumbing firm, announced at an all-employee meeting today that it has become employee-owned.

Save The Date for 15th Annual World Food & Music Festival

July 30, 2019

World Food & Music Festival comes to Downtown DSM Sept. 20 - 22, 2019. Taste your way around the world through Downtown DSM!

Save the Date for the 2019 World Food & Music Festival

July 30, 2019

2019 event comes to Downtown DSM Sept. 20 - 22.

Become a Citizen Water Academy Graduate

July 29, 2019

Des Moines? Water Works is hosting the third annual Citizen Water Academy for residents to learn about the history, use and management of water in our region.

Episode 30: Tej Dhawan Talks Growth of the DSM Startup Community

July 26, 2019

Tej Dhawan discusses the past, present and future for Greater Des Moines' startup and entrepreneur community.

Economic Development Momentum: Helena Industries, NeXT1

July 24, 2019

The Iowa Economic Development Authority Board of Directors has approved financial assistance for the following projects.

Jay Byers Elected to Lead Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives Board

July 24, 2019

Jay Byers, CEO of the Greater Des Moines Partnership, has been elected to lead the Board of Directors for the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE), an Alexandria, Va.-based association of more than 9,000 professionals who work for and with more than 1,300 Chambers of Commerce.

DSM USA Through the Eyes of a Millennial

July 23, 2019

Kathryn Gaito shares her story of why she chose DSM USA as the best place to work, live and go to school.

Adel's Sweet Corn Festival

July 23, 2019

Adel celebrates it's 40th Sweet Corn Festival on Saturday, August 10 with a 5k run, parade, vendors and much more.

Land O'Lakes, Inc. Joins America's Cultivation Corridor

July 23, 2019

America's Cultivation Corridor announced today that Land O'Lakes, Inc., has joined the Corridor as a stakeholder.