S.D. among nation’s leaders for economic recovery
13 Apr 2022
PIERRE, S.D. (KELO) — South Dakota is one of seven states whose economies have fully recovered from the coronavirus pandemic that has swept the nation since early 2020, according to the Back to Normal Index from CNN Business and Moody’s Analytics.
Steve Westra told the state Board of Economic Development on Wednesday that South Dakota ranked first in the index as of April 1.
Making talent attraction easier, and more effective is top of mind for many economic developers and the businesses they support. Talent attraction has been a challenge post-pandemic, whether that means getting people already in the community to work at their highest potential or attracting talent from outside of the area...
Wall EDC investor Kalie Kjerstad and her family farm and ranch near Wall, SD. Her family includes four young boys ages 8, 5, 4, and 2. Why Kalie Kjerstad Chose Wall EDC Kalie explained that she decided to invest in Wall EDC in order to help invest in...
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITYApr 1 2022
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY ORGANIZATION: City of Wall/Wall Economic Development Corporation POSITION: Executive Director SALARY: $18-$20 per hour, DOE APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until the position is filled JOB SUMMARY: Under the direction and supervision of the WEDC Board, the Executive Director is responsible for the coordination and execution of WDC’s goals and objectives,...