Ames EDC

Posts by Allee Wengert

Posted on June 1, 2021 at 9:26 AM by Allee Wengert

More Than a Market The Ames Main Street Farmers’ Market is in its 11th season this year and continues to...

Posted on May 4, 2021 at 10:29 AM by Allee Wengert

The Chamber’s flagship summer intern program, See Yourself in Ames, will kick off virtually at the end of May. Each...

Posted on April 20, 2021 at 10:41 AM by Allee Wengert

Earlier this month, Ames received a $1.5M grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) to construct critical water and...

Posted on March 4, 2020 at 8:44 AM by Allee Wengert

Ames has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the country at just 2%. That means we have a lot...

Posted on February 26, 2020 at 12:30 PM by Allee Wengert

Did you know there are over 11,000 preschool through 12th grade students in Story County? That’s a lot of talent...

Categories: Developing Talent

Posted on January 29, 2020 at 9:00 AM by Allee Wengert

It’s never too early to start thinking about career paths and as a community, we want students of all ages...

Categories: Developing Talent

Posted on November 20, 2019 at 9:00 AM by Allee Wengert

We want YOU to join FUEL Story County! From networking to professional development to progressive dinners and socializing, there are...

Posted on November 13, 2019 at 9:00 AM by Allee Wengert

In a town 60,000 people strong, it can be intimidating to venture out and make new connections or explore new...

Categories: Enhancing Community

Posted on October 16, 2019 at 9:00 AM by Allee Wengert

Preparing the next generation’s workforce takes a village, or in our case, a bustling county in the heart of Iowa....

Categories: Developing Talent

Posted on October 9, 2019 at 9:00 AM by Allee Wengert

10 Reasons to Participate in Leadership Ames Explore the Workforce Landscape Get to know the many sides of the Story...

Categories: Developing Talent

© 2022 Ames Economic Development Commission. All Rights Reserved.