Author Archives: PghRegion

Bob Shark: Looking Back – and Ahead – at Economic Development Success in Fayette County

by on May 16, 2017

Part X of a Weekly, 12-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to share insight and maybe some hindsight about business investment and the economy’s growth – at the county and regional levels – looking through the rearview mirror at 2016 and at the […]

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Robbie Matesic: Looking Back – and Ahead – at Economic Development Success in Greene County

by on May 10, 2017

Part IX of a Weekly, 12-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to share insight and maybe some hindsight about business investment and the economy’s growth – at the county and regional levels – looking through the rearview mirror at 2016 and at the […]

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Don Chappel: Looking Back – and Ahead – at Economic Development Success in Greene County

by on May 2, 2017

Part VIII of a Weekly, 12-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to share insight and maybe some hindsight about business investment and the economy’s growth – at the county and regional levels – looking through the rearview mirror at 2016 and at […]

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Tom Link: Looking Back – and Ahead – at Economic Development Success in City of Pittsburgh

by on April 25, 2017

Part VII of a Weekly, 12-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to share insight and maybe some hindsight about business investment and the economy’s growth – at the county and regional levels – looking through the rearview mirror at 2016 and at […]

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(WATCH) PRA Market Research Guru Jim Futrell Peels to Reveal Fresh Regional Economic Insights

by on April 21, 2017

  Pittsburgh’s economy is a lot like an onion, and its not because it stinks! Peeling back its layers and revealing economic insights beneath the surface is Pittsburgh Regional Alliance’s (PRA) Market Research Guru Jim Futrell in this week’s Pittsburgh Business Times column.  Futrell shares the importance of data in economic decision making and its […]

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Bob Hurley: Looking Back – and Ahead – at Economic Development Success in Allegheny County

by on April 18, 2017

Part VI of a Weekly, 12-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to share insight and maybe some hindsight about business investment and the economy’s growth – at the county and regional levels – looking through the rearview mirror at 2016 and at […]

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Ken Raybuck: Looking Back – and Ahead – at Economic Development Success in Butler County

by on April 11, 2017

Part V of a Weekly, 12-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to share insight and maybe some hindsight about business investment and the economy’s growth – at the county and regional levels – looking through the rearview mirror at 2016 and at […]

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Totaling $10.2 Billion, Capital Investment in the Pittsburgh Region Reaches High Water Mark in 2016

by on April 6, 2017

  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) – in cooperation with its network of regional economic development partners – has tracked the largest-ever amount of capital investment: more than $10 billion dollars across the 10-county Pittsburgh region during 2016. This news headlined the annual Business Investment Scorecard and regional economic development update presented by the PRA, […]

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Linda Nitch: Looking Back – and Ahead – at Economic Development Success in Lawrence County

by on March 28, 2017

Part III of a Weekly, 12-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to share insight and maybe some hindsight about business investment and the economy’s growth – at the county and regional levels – looking through the rearview mirror at 2016 and at […]

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Michael Coonley: Looking Back – and Ahead – at Economic Development Success in Armstrong County

by on March 21, 2017

  Part II of a Weekly, 12-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to share insight and maybe some hindsight about business investment and the economy’s growth – at the county and regional levels – looking through the rearview mirror at 2016 and […]

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