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Idaho Department of Commerce Announces IGEM Grant Recipients

MEDIA ALERT Contact: Cody Allred Idaho Commerce 208.334.2470 cody.allred@commerce.idaho.gov Idaho Department of Commerce Announces IGEM Grant Recipients BOISE, Idaho (February 24, 2021) – Idaho Commerce is pleased to announce the latest recipients of two Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission (IGEM) grants. IGEM funds are awarded to Idaho public research universities to partner with industry leaders on

Idaho Economic Advisory Council Announces February Meeting

MEDIA ALERT Contact: Cody Allred Idaho Commerce 208.334.2470 cody.allred@commerce.idaho.gov Idaho Economic Advisory Council Announces February Meeting BOISE, Idaho (February 22, 2021) — The Idaho Economic Advisory Council will meet on Thursday, February 25 at 2:00 p.m. (MST) to review one Tax Reimbursement Incentive and three CDBG CARES applications. The meeting will be held virtually by

IGEM Council Announces February 2021 Meeting

MEDIA ALERT Contact: Cody Allred Idaho Commerce 208.334.2470 cody.allred@commerce.idaho.gov   Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission (IGEM) Council Announces February Meeting Boise, Idaho— February 17, 2021— The Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission (IGEM) Council will meet via teleconference on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. MST. Idaho Commerce manages the Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission

Idaho Commerce Opens 2021 Application for the Idaho Regional Travel & Convention Grant Program

NEWS RELEASE: For Immediate Release Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Commerce – Tourism Development 208.287.0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov   Idaho Commerce Opens 2021 Application for the Idaho Regional Travel & Convention Grant Program BOISE, Idaho (February 12, 2021)—The Idaho Department of Commerce-Tourism Development is now accepting applications for the Idaho Regional Travel and Convention Grant Program for the 2021 grant

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IGEM Investment Subcommittee Announces February Meeting

MEDIA ALERT Contact: Cody Allred Idaho Commerce 208.334.2470 cody.allred@commerce.idaho.gov   Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission (IGEM) Investment Subcommittee Announces February Meeting Boise, Idaho— February 3, 2021— The Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission (IGEM) Investment Subcommittee will meet on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. MST. Idaho Commerce manages the Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission

Governor Little Appoints New Member to Idaho Travel Council

NEWS RELEASE:  For Immediate Release Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Commerce-Tourism Development 208.287.0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov Governor Little Appoints New Member to Idaho Travel Council Idaho Travel Council advises Idaho Commerce on tourism policy and grant awards BOISE, Idaho (January 25, 2021) — Governor Brad Little has appointed Jeffery Glissendorf to the Idaho Travel Council (ITC). He will

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Idaho Economic Advisory Council Announces January Meeting

MEDIA ALERT Contact: Matt Borud Idaho Commerce 208.334.2470 matt.borud@commerce.idaho.gov Idaho Economic Advisory Council Announces January Meeting BOISE, Idaho (January 22, 2021) — The Idaho Economic Advisory Council will meet on Thursday, January 28th at 2:00 p.m. (MST) to review CDBG applications, budget, and procedures manual. The meeting will be held virtually by desktop or phone.

Over $38 Million Awarded for Broadband Expansion in Idaho

NEWS RELEASE: For Immediate Release Contact: Matt Borud Idaho Commerce 208.334.2470 matt.borud@commerce.idaho.gov Over $38 Million Awarded for Broadband Expansion in Idaho BOISE, Idaho (January 21, 2021)— The Idaho Department of Commerce granted $38,361,250 to complete 83 broadband expansion projects in Idaho through the Idaho Broadband Grant. The grant funded projects across Idaho improved broadband infrastructure

Idaho Travel Council Announces January Meeting

MEDIA ALERT Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Tourism 208.287.0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov Idaho Travel Council Announces January Meeting BOISE, Idaho (January 19, 2021) —The Idaho Travel Council (ITC) will meet virtually on Tuesday, January 26, from 9:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. MT via the Webex platform. The Council will hear Idaho Commerce, Idaho Tourism, agency of record, and grant program

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