Increase business community client participation by 20% by 2025
Since FY 2016, there has been an upward trend in HCEDA and HTC client participation, which is projected to continue into FY 2020. Due to strategic outreach efforts, event attendance and community engagement on social media has grown through FY 2019. Direct introductions, which tactically link businesses with collaboration potential, have also seen consistent activity. The baseline year for target completion is FY 2019.
- Lead with robust business retention & expansion (BRE).
- Cultivate strategic business attraction opportunities.
- Unleash the potential of innovation.
- Prioritize research and messaging.
Source: Howard County Economic Development Authority