Economic Gateway http://www.ngagegroup.org Gage Area Growth Enterprise (NGage) News RSS Feed Sun, 26 Feb 2017 20:38:35 -0800 en-us New entrepreneur? Ask yourself these questions to make sure to have all bases covered. http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=9784 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 When you’re starting a business for the first time it’s always good to be prepared for anything that can come along the way. A guideline of 20 questions a new entrepreneur should ask thems... Proximity is the first step to good business http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=9782 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Gage county, Nebraska is always looking to better their community and economy. Beatrice is the county seat of Gage County and is located in southeast Nebraska at the intersection of State Highway 4, U... J & L Electronics /Radio Shack Business Opportunity in Beatrice http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=10161 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 J & L Electronics /Radio Shack has operated as a sound and stable business in Beatrice at its current downtown location of 620 Court Street for 23 years.  The Radio Shack franchise has been a... 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 ... Take advantage of Nebraska Advantage http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=9780 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Nebraska Advantage is the State’s comprehensive economic development incentive package that can meet the needs of an expanding or relocating business. Qualifying business categories include: man... Existing space provides opportunities in Beatrice /Gage County http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=9463 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A former manufacturing facility, the Store Kraft Building offers an affordable opportunity for businesses to get started or expand in Beatrice, NE. This warehouse facility includes 400,000 square feet... Stake your claim for your business in Gage County http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=9462 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Highlighting successful businesses is easy for us in Gage County. As we work with local businesses to aid in their encounters and prospects for growth, we give personal, detailed attention to the need... 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... Looking to grow and expand your business? Think Gage County Nebraska http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=9461 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Nebraska was named the third best state for business by Forbes Magazine in 2015 and has the 5th best economy in the U.S. according to Business Insider. Nebraska has an average weekly wage growth of 6 ... 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... Gage County Housing Action Plan span for 5 years http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=9460 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Gage County has set a high bar for the next five years in order to bring more housing options to the county. A Housing Study was conducted by Gage Area Growth Enterprise (NGage) starting in September ... CEDS Survey for SENDD http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=8951 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 SENDD NOW CONDUCTING 5-YEAR CEDS PROCESS What is a CEDS? The Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) is a locally-based, regionally-driven planning process engaging individuals, o... Lunch & Learn Workshop on Selling Goods and Services to the Government http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=8894 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 ... 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 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... Congressman Smith Recognizes New Company in Beatrice with Economic Development Award http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=8214 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Landmark Snacks is a new meat processing company in Beatrice that is surpassing its growth and development goals after just a few months of opening its plant.  Congressman Adrian Smith recognized... 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... Beatrice Community Guide http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=7275 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Nebraska Public Power assisted NGage in preparing the updated Beatrice Community Guide.   Special thanks to the City of Beatrice, Main Street Beatrice, and the Beatrice Area Chamber of Commerce f... 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... Hometown Housing Opportunities Community Meeting in Beatrice http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=7217 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Hometown Housing Opportunities, Community Meeting Set for Beatrice Beatrice, Nebraska  May 26, 2016 — Beatrice area residents are invited to a public meeting at the Beatrice Public Libra...