Economic Gateway http://www.ngagegroup.org Gage Area Growth Enterprise (NGage) News RSS Feed Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:31:58 -0700 en-us Advancements in Bio-Diesel are Taking Place in Beatrice http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=12922 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Duonix Beatrice biodiesel plant is operational and leveraging the latest technology. Using Benefuel’s ENSEL technology to convert corn oil and recycled cooking oil, among other feedstocks in... Featured Success Story: Tall Tree Tastings http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=11168 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   This month, we are proud to feature a local success story - Tall Tree Tastings, a startup in Beatrice. Located on 5th Street, Tall Tree Tastings is the brainchild of owners Denise and Br... Grant for Market Study Received from First National Bank - Omaha http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=12609 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Beatrice, NE (June 14, 2017) — Gage Area Growth Enterprise (NGage) has been awarded a $2,500 community development grant from First National Bank of Omaha.  Richard Herink, President o... NE Works Connects Employers and Job Seekers http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=11167 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Workforce development is important. It goes hand in hand with NGage’s work in economic development.  NGage helps facilitate connections to workforce training resources and with educ... NGage Works with Beatrice High and Area Manufacturers for Internship Opportunities http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=11722 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Did you know that high school students have the opportunity to intern at area businesses and manufacturers?  Administrators and staff at Beatrice High School proactively encourage students to... Resources Available for Buying a Home in Southeast Nebraska http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=8893 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The 2016 Gage County Housing Study pointed to demand for both home ownership and rentals in our area. Especially with a tight rental market, some individuals and families could be in the mark... Promoting Gage County and You http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=11165 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   Our team at NGage is here to support and assist your business as we work together to grow the economy in Gage County. One of the ways that we promote economic development is by hitting t... Jobs & Benefits of Living Where you Work http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=11719 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Job Opportunities for Residents of Gage County The Beatrice and Gage County economy is thriving and with it comes a growing job market. There are numerous job opportunities for residents who are lo... Rail Access - An Economic Benefit http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=11164 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Direct rail access and easy freight transportation, makes Gage County, Nebraska a hub for manufacturing and logistics businesses transporting goods regionally or nationally. Only certain communities h... Tall Tree Tastings - A New Business & Success Story http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=11163 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 This month, we are proud to feature a local success story - Tall Tree Tastings, a startup in Beatrice. Located on 5th Street, Tall Tree Tastings is the brainchild of owners Denise and Brad Pahl. Wine ... NE Works Connects Employers and Job Seekers http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=11136 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Workforce development is important. It goes hand in hand with NGage’s work in economic development.  NGage helps facilitate connections to workforce training resources and with educators, s... Must Be Present To Win http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=10951 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 NGage is here to support and assist business growth and development.  Along with regional economic development partners, NGage attends trade shows that relate to our existing businesses and targe... Small Business Workshops & Events - March 2017 http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=10818 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Calling area entrepreneurs and small business owners /managers to JOIN US at our various events /activities in March!  Click on the flyer for details of dates, places and times.   Call NG... NGage stays connected with the Southeast Nebraska Resource Network (SERN) to keep communities and economic development thriving in the area. http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=9781 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Southeast Nebraska Resource Network (SERN) is a group of development resource and service providers, and volunteers interested in the betterment of Southeast Nebraska. SERN members meet quarterly ... Local Officials See Resurgence in Business Activity, in Beatrice Area http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=10127 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   News Channel Nebraska featured    feedback from the Gage County Supervisor's meeting on Wednesday, January 4, when NGage Executive Director, Walker Zulkoski provided his 4th qu... Small Business Networking Coffee and Curb Appeal Webinar Planned for January http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=4665 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Let's "NGage" with small business support and development in 2017!   Small business owners and managers are welcome to join us at our monthly networking coffees.  The next one ... NGage Participates in Nebraska Trade Mission Trip to China http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=9701 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In November, the Nebraska Trade Mission trip to China included NGage Executive Director, Walker Zulkoski.  Governor Pete Ricketts along with Courtney Dentlinger, Nebraska Department&nbs... Community Development Grant to NGage http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=9589 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 NGage Receives $2,500 Grant from First National Bank of Omaha NGage Among 51 Organizations to be Awarded Community Development Grant Beatrice, NE  (December 5, 2016) — Gage Area Grow... Home Buyer Assistance in Southeast Nebraska http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=8952 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Gage County Housing Study completed earlier this year pointed to demand for both home ownership and rentals.   Especially with a tight rental market, some individuals and families co... Manufacturing Day - October 6, 2016 Celebrations in Beatrice http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=8588 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Area Manufacturers Plan Activities for the Public and Students on Manufacturing Day, Thursday, Oct 6 National Manufacturing Day will be celebrated in Beatrice on Thursday, October 6, 2016 this... Exmark Receives Nebraska Business of the Year Award http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=8566 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 NGage is honored to announce that Exmark Manufacturing in Beatrice, NE received the Business of the Year Award from the Nebraska Diplomats at an award banquet in Lincoln on September 9, 2016.  NG... SCC Bond Issue 2016 - NGage Resolution to Support http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=8270 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 SCC Bond Issue – NGage Resolution  On November 8, 2016 general election voters will be asked to approve a $369 million bond issue that would aid Southeast Community College (SCC) in fund... Downtown Beatrice is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places! http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=8269 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 It is official; Downtown Beatrice is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places! We are proud to be able to announce that Downtown Beatrice is a nationally recognized historic district ... Worldlawn Power Equipment Expansion http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=7492 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A Beatrice company plans to expand into the former Husqvarna building. Worldlawn Power Equipment Inc., a global manufacturer whose U.S. headquarters is based in Beatrice, purchased the 274,000-squa... Hybrid Turkeys to Build a State-of the-Art Parent Stock Hatchery in Beatrice, NE http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=9590 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 For the past few months, Hybrid Turkeys has undergone an extensive search for a potential site to build a new hatching facility. After a thorough and comprehensive review, Hybrid Turkeys has announced...