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Best Practices Advisory Board

The Best Practices Advisory Board (BPAB) is a group of seasoned economic development professionals that are willing to respond to survey questions on a variety of topics for the benefit of all interested practitioners.

CLICK HERE for the current BPAB Summary Report which includes a program overview and all responses to date.

Following are summary responses to questions asked:

  • 2018-08-15: What is the makeup of the BPAB membership?
  • 2018-08-29: Are cash grants and / or job creation incentives taxable as income to a company?
  • 2018-09-06: Does the City / EDO own real estate for economic development purposes, do they use a broker, what are typical commissions?
  • 2018-09-24: Do you have formal or informal Succession Plans for your Board and / or Staff?
  • 2019-01-02: What recommendations can you offer an EDO before, during and after a Prospect site visit?
  • 2019-01-14: Do you have a marketing video?  What value do you place on it?  What recommendations can you offer an EDO regarding a marketing video?
  • 2019-04-15: “Best Practices” EDO Line-Item Budget