October 2020

On October 6th, Zethmayr hosted the FTZ #176 2nd Annual Meeting to highlight the FTZ as an important tool for economic development.

The event featured a keynote presentation from Bob Hess, a founding member and shareholder of the Site Selector’s Guild and Vice Chairman of Newmark Knight Frank. Bob highlighted the competitive position of the State of Illinois to attraction foreign direct investment, including strengths, weaknesses and recommendations for improvement.

In addition to Zethmayr, sponsors included BDG International, the Rockford Area Economic Development Council, Growth Dimensions of Belvidere/Boone County and the Greater Rochelle Economic Development Corporation.

Click here to view the webinar.