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URA of Pittsburgh’s Tom Link on Growing Investment & the Economy in Pittsburgh; Part of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series

by on May 11, 2016

Part 7 of a Bi-Weekly, 10-Part Series Note:  The Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) invited each of its economic development partners from the 10-county region to tell us about what is top of mind for them when it comes to marketing their counties – and the Pittsburgh region – for business investment.  We provided 10 questions […]


SERIES: “Invest Pittsburgh: 10 Counties, 1 Region”

by on May 28, 2015

Hailed by Canada’s The Globe and Mail as the “gold standard” of urban renewal in a January 2015 article about lessons from America’s industrial heartland, Pittsburgh is proving itself “golden” for companies that invest here.  The region is highly cost-competitive, compared to other parts of the country where such diversity in both settings and experiences […]


McKees Rocks-Based Island Studios EXP Breaks Ground, Receives $2.5 Million Economic Growth Initiative Grant

by on October 23, 2014

On behalf of the Allegheny Conference on Community Development – of which the Pittsburgh Regional Alliance is an affiliate – and the Conference’s Strengthening Communities Partnership, I congratulate Island Studios Exp., LLC, on today’s groundbreaking for a new Island Studios complex in McKees Rocks which will further position the Pittsburgh region as a new hub […]