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VE Alliance completes economic assessment for World Acadian Congress

From mid 2013 to mid 2014, the ViTAL Economy (VE) Alliance worked closely with the Congrès mondiale acadian (World...

SeVEDS CEDS accepted by EDA

July 25, 2014 – Southeastern Vermont’s economic development action plan was accepted by the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA)...

VE Provides Input on Impacts of Nuclear Power Plant Closings

ViTAL Economy was among 40 leaders across the world chosen to participate in a unique conference in Putney, VT....

About ViTAL Economy

Is your region struggling to survive in the new global, connected world? If so, you’re not alone. Many regions facing similar issues have turned to ViTAL Economy (VE) for help. We bring our passionate commitment and our unique, asset-based, results-oriented Community Economic Development approach to help declining regions around the globe transform their economies into thriving ones.

Our regional development results include:

  • Generated billions of dollars in sustainable economic growth
  • Developed hundreds of high-performance businesses
  • Created thousands of high-wage jobs
  • Reduced unemployment and underemployment for thousands of people
  • Eliminated persistent poverty as a way of life for thousands of families

With our intense community engagement process, your region can take ownership of your future to become a more collaborative, connected regional economy with ever-expanding resources.

Learn how taking the VE Journey can jumpstart your regional development by transforming your workforce and connecting your unique regional assets to compete in today’s internet-based economy. MORE.

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