2021-2022 Annual Report
Western Iowa Advantage is a collaborative effort of economic development officials in Adair, Audubon, Carroll, Crawford, Greene, Guthrie, Ida and Sac counties. The objectives of this organization are to embrace, leverage and promote the strengths of the region, which are quality of life, manufacturing, biosciences and renewable energy. True to its name, the region represented by Western Iowa Advantage offers attractive benefits to both businesses and residents. The laborshed feeding the industries in the region is drawn from numerous counties in the area, creating efficiencies by pooling talent and resources in a collaborative economic development effort. Western Iowa Advantage is committed to facilitating growth in the region’s business economy while promoting ongoing improvements in quality-of-life-oriented amenities and area tourism.