Press Releases

IEDA names Idaho Commerce’s Susie Davidson as Bob Potter Economic Development Professional of the Year

  NEWS RELEASE: For Immediate Release Contact: Dave Thornton Idaho Economic Development Association 208.870.0515   IEDA names Idaho Commerce’s Susie Davidson as Bob Potter Economic Development Professional of the Year BOISE, Idaho (November 7, 2018) — The Idaho Economic Development Association awarded Idaho Commerce Business Attraction Manager Susie Davidson with the organization’s prestigious 2018 Bob Potter […]

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Idaho Commerce launches Gem State Prospector with improved design and new features

  NEWS RELEASE: For Immediate Release Contact: Matt Borud Idaho Commerce 208.287.0772 matt.borud@commerce.idaho.gov   Idaho Commerce launches Gem State Prospector with improved design and new features BOISE, Idaho (October 30, 2018) — Updates to the Idaho Commerce economic discovery website, Gem State Prospector, launched October 30 with powerful new online resources to aid businesses, site selectors, […]

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Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission (IGEM) Investment Subcommittee Announces November Meeting

  MEDIA ALERT Contact: Matt Borud Idaho Commerce 208.334.2470 matt.borud@commerce.idaho.gov   Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission (IGEM) Investment Subcommittee Announces November Meeting BOISE, Idaho (October 29, 2018) — The Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission (IGEM) Investment Subcommittee will meet on November 2, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. The IGEM Investment Subcommittee will hold its meeting in […]

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Idaho Commerce Announces New Public Information Specialist

    MEDIA ALERT Contact: Matt Borud Idaho Commerce 208.287.0772 matt.borud@commerce.idaho.gov   Idaho Commerce Announces New Public Information Specialist BOISE, Idaho (October 25, 2018) — Idaho Commerce Director Bobbi-Jo Meuleman has announced the hiring of Taylor Walker as Public Information Specialist. Mrs. Walker started her new role at Idaho Commerce on October 22. “Taylor brings […]

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DeBoer Receives Governor’s Lifetime Achievement Award in Recreation and Tourism

NEWS RELEASE:  For Immediate Release Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Commerce – Tourism Development 208-287-0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov  2018 Governor’s Lifetime Achievement Award in Recreation and Tourism Presented to Judd DeBoer Boise, Idaho – Oct. 19, 2018 – Judd DeBoer received the 2018 Governor’s Lifetime Achievement Award in Recreation and Tourism at the opening reception for the Idaho […]

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GOVERNOR OTTER CONCLUDES SUCCESSFUL TRADE MISSION TO CANADA

NEWS RELEASE: For Immediate Release Contact: Matt Borud (Commerce) 208.287.0772 matt.borud@commerce.idaho.gov Contact: Chanel Tewalt (Agriculture) (208) 332-8503 chanel.tewalt@isda.idaho.gov GOVERNOR OTTER CONCLUDES SUCCESSFUL TRADE MISSION TO CANADA BOISE, Idaho—Thursday, October 18, 2018—Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter reported positive initial feedback today from the 11 Idaho companies and organizations that joined him on a trade mission to Toronto, […]

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State of Idaho Receives FFY18 State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) Grant Dollars

NEWS RELEASE: For Immediate Release Contact: Matt Borud Idaho Commerce 208.287.0772 matt.borud@commerce.idaho.gov State of Idaho Receives FFY18 State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) Grant Dollars BOISE, Idaho—Wednesday, October 5, 2017—The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has awarded the State of Idaho a State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) Grant of $600,000 for projects to occur between September […]

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Idaho Economic Advisory Council Announces October 2018 Meeting

MEDIA ALERT Contact: Matt Borud Idaho Commerce 208.287.0772 matt.borud@commerce.idaho.gov Idaho Economic Advisory Council Announces October 2018 Meeting BOISE, Idaho— Friday, October 5, 2018— The Idaho Economic Advisory Council (EAC) will meet on Tuesday, October 16 at 8:00 a.m. to review a Tax Reimbursement Incentive (TRI) application and discuss Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application updates. […]

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Idaho Travel Council Announces October Meeting

MEDIA ALERT Contact:  Laurie McConnell Idaho Commerce – Tourism Development 208.287.0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov Idaho Travel Council Announces October Meeting BOISE, Idaho—Thursday, October 4, 2018—The Idaho Travel Council (ITC) will meet at the Clarion Inn (1399 Bench Road, Pocatello, ID) on October 15, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Council meeting agenda includes Idaho Commerce, Tourism, […]

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Idaho Economic Advisory Council Announces September 2018 Meeting

MEDIA ALERT Contact: Matt Borud Idaho Commerce 208.287.0772 matt.borud@commerce.idaho.gov Idaho Economic Advisory Council Announces September 2018 Meeting BOISE, Idaho—Thursday, September 20, 2018— The Idaho Economic Advisory Council (EAC) will meet on Thursday, September 27th at 2:00 p.m. to review a Tax Reimbursement Incentive (TRI) application. The meeting will be held at the Department of Commerce […]

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