Tom Bartkoski's Blog
A recent newsletter from the publication Area Development Online included a link to a blog post by a supply chain consultant which had an interesting take on something we in Chicago have known for some time, but isn't always recognized.
With all the attention on Chinese President Hu’s visit to Chicago in January, and the recent China business mission led by Mayor Daley, we get questions on China and Chinese investment, and our strategy in bringing Chinese job-creating investment to Chicago. Here, then, is a little background on China and Chicago’s efforts.
fDi (foreign direct investment) magazine will once again announce the best cities in North America for FDI next year. World Business Chicago has participated in these surveys three times and was named #1 twice and #2 once overall, and captured the flag for best foreign investment strategy every time. We await the results of the latest survey next spring. So, why are such surveys important? And, aren’t there a lot of these lists out there?