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Did you know that 50 percent of U.S. products require welding? It’s no wonder there’s an increased demand for skilled welders. From cars to bridges...
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Posted on Feb 08, 2016
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Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced that the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) is accepting applications for the next round of Nebraska Developing Youth Talent...
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Posted on Feb 04, 2016
Category: Government

Are you interested in buying your first home but don’t have any money saved for a down payment? Do you want to expand your business?...
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Posted on Feb 04, 2016
Category: Housing

Sylvia Matthews Burwell said, “Job training empowers people to realize their dreams and improve their lives.” An innovative training program called “Dream it. Do it”...
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Posted on Feb 01, 2016
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The Greater Omaha Chamber invites your company to be part of something exciting. There are approximately 200 talented, experienced IT professionals entering the job market in...
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Posted on Jan 27, 2016
Category: newsletter

Metropolitan Community College wants local industry partners to join advisory boards. Has your company recently hired an employee that graduated from Metropolitan Community College? Does your...
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Posted on Jan 26, 2016
Category: Newsletter

March 7th Deadline! We are seeking Industry Partners to offer Educator Internships! If interested, contact Barb Pierce, Director of Existing Business   402.753.8126 barb.pierce@fremontecodev.org Our goal is to provide educators an...
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Posted on Jan 26, 2016
Category: Newsletter

Arts and cultural activities add value to a community. They enrich our lives, bringing us joy and inspiration. Arts programs help give a town character...
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Posted on Jan 25, 2016
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Imagine a living in a place small enough where your neighbors know your name, you feel connected to the community, and you have rewarding employment...
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Posted on Jan 18, 2016
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CNBC named Nebraska the 4th Best State for Doing Business in 2014. We scored particularly high on factors like cost of living, access to capital,...
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Posted on Jan 11, 2016
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Storage space for International Spices, LTD, in Fremont recently grew a substantial amount following addition of a new wing to its storage shed and warehouse. The...
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Posted on Jan 06, 2016
Category: Articles

“During the search for the next economic development director, we looked for someone with the ability to market Nebraska both nationally and globally, and Courtney...
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Posted on Jan 06, 2016
Category: Articles

"Employees who believe that management is concerned about them as a whole person—not just an employee—are more productive, more satisfied, more fulfilled. Satisfied employees mean...
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Posted on Jan 04, 2016
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“Living in a rural setting exposes you to so many marvelous things—the natural world and the particular texture of small-town life, and the exhilarating experience...
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Posted on Dec 28, 2015
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Employers: do you need an easy way to post a job opening and find great candidates? Employees: do you want to streamline your job search?...
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Posted on Dec 21, 2015
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The Greater Omaha region of Nebraska has long been a hidden gem. We’ve got 1.3 million people within a 60-mile drive. We have low congestion...
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Posted on Dec 14, 2015
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Did you know that the Lincoln Highway was the first road built for automobiles that stretched all the way across the country? It was built...
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Posted on Dec 07, 2015
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The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) has awarded $1,834,010 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding in the category of Comprehensive Revitalization to pursue...
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Posted on Nov 08, 2015
Category: State News

October 15, 2015 •  By Sam Pimper/Fremont Tribune Cody McKeone is a hands-on kind of student. He’s not one who enjoys sitting around in the classroom...
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Posted on Oct 16, 2015
Category: Education News

On August 28th, Fremont’s newest hotel project broke ground and began construction. Leisure Real Estate Advisors, a development group based in Lincoln, first contacted GFDC in...
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Posted on Oct 09, 2015
Category: Newsletter

Banking professionals are often the first point of contact for a business seeking financial solutions for growth and expansion projects. That is why GFDC hosted...
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Posted on Oct 09, 2015
Category: Newsletter

Executive Director Cecilia Harry recently conducted a trip to the Minneapolis/St. Paul area to call on two companies that have a great impact on the...
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Posted on Oct 09, 2015
Category: Newsletter

Executive Director, Cecilia Harry, represented Greater Fremont and the Greater Omaha region on a recent business trip to Japan that included time with Governor Ricketts...
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Posted on Oct 09, 2015
Category: Newsletter

Since opening The Tow Line in 2012, owners Dan and Nicole Gillis have worked to provide customers with the best experience possible. The first steps taken...
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Posted on Sep 09, 2015
Category: Community News

  Fremont is thankful for members like Fremont Contract Carriers who have been in business for 50 years!  Congratulations to Mike Herre and his team! Read more...
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Posted on Aug 28, 2015
Category: Member News

Governor Pete Ricketts announced that the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) will accept applications for the Nebraska Developing Youth Talent Initiative (DYTI), a program...
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Posted on Aug 13, 2015
Category: Program News

WASHINGTON– Today, Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet announced that the Small Business Administration (SBA) would launch a first of its kind tool on the federal agency’s website...
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Posted on Feb 12, 2015
Category: Program News

Greater Fremont Development supports the Fremont Dream It. Do It. program that links local high school students with college credits, local employers, paid internships, invaluable...
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Posted on Feb 28, 2014
Category: Program News

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