Economic Gateway http://www.ngagegroup.org Gage Area Growth Enterprise (NGage) News RSS Feed Sun, 19 Nov 2017 04:12:08 -0800 en-us Manufacturing Month Events Encourage Student Interest, Investment in NE http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=14735 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Sun, 19 Nov 0000 15:10:56 -0800 Governor Pete Ricketts continued to promote Manufacturing Month by visiting two businesses in central Nebraska. The Governor’s tour of Becton Dickinson in Holdrege and Royal Engineered Composite... Beatrice High Construction Class is Building a House http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=14269 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Sun, 19 Nov 2400 15:07:53 -0800 Beatrice High School is finding ways to "NGage" students in the workplace. BHS is taking a proactive approach in encouraging students to learn by doing and to get out to see what o... NGage Teaming Up with NBDC for Business Development Project http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=14209 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In early November, 2017, NGage along with the Nebraska Business Development Center team is bringing an intensive business development project to Gage County for area businesses.  Up to twelve are... Pickrell Locker and Smokehouse opening soon http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=14238 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 When the Pickrell Locker and Smokehouse opens for business, it will offer not only a variety of fresh meats, but something that Pickrell has been without for a number of years now: groceries. The P... Small Business Feature: Once Upon a Cake, LLC http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=14171 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Small Business Feature: Once Upon a Cake, LLC Sandi Steele dreamed of owning her own cake company. For years, she put care and love into the cakes she made for family and friends, selling special o... Beatrice Market /Retail Study http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=13527 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Sun, 19 Nov 1600 15:03:47 -0800 Community Survey & Public Meeting to Help With Small Business Development  August 23, 2017 – Local community groups are working on a Market Retail Study Project that they hope will s... Scheele Turkey Operation Groundbreaking http://www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events/?item=13306 www.ngagegroup.org/ngage/about-us/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 After a year of research and planning for a turkey breeding operation, Tim and Jill Scheele broke ground today along 89th Road in southern Gage County.  The Scheele’s are working with Hybri... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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 ...