Tag Archives: Economic Development

Alabama Launchpad competition opening applications Tuesday

August 5, 2019
By Clif Lusk

Area entrepreneurs will soon have a chance to compete for cash investments through Alabama Launchpad.

A program of the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama (EDPA), and hosted by Troy University for the coming cycle, Alabama Launchpad applications open on Aug. 6 for “Cycle 4” at Troy. The deadline for applications is Sept. 4.

“We’re committed…

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TROY partners with EDAA to present Essentials of Economic Development course

January 28, 2019
By Clif Lusk

Troy University is partnering with the Economic Development Association of Alabama to conduct the one-day Essentials of Economic Development course, part of the training offered by the EDAA Leadership Institute.

The course is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22 in the Hawkins-Adams-Long Hall of Honor on the Troy Campus. The fee…

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Troy among the fastest growing cities in Alabama

September 12, 2017
By Tori Bedsole

The City of Troy was recently ranked among the top 25 fastest growing cities in Alabama and, according to Mayor Jason Reeves, Troy University has had a great impact on that growth.

Reeves said the university helps the economy and the population of the city expand, which is a draw for people across a wide…

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