Weekly Business Report Features Magna International and ABI Partnership With Women in Manufacturing
16 Apr 2021
This week, ABI Executive Vice President Nicole Crain and Misti Rice of ABI member company Magna International are featured in ABI's Weekly Business Report. Misti was recently chosen as chair of the 2021 Board of Directors for Women in Manufacturing Association (WiM).
WiM is the only national association specifically dedicated to supporting, promoting and inspiring women who have chosen a career in the manufacturing sector. ABI also recently launched a partnership with WiM where ABI members can get discounts for joining and participating in WiM events.
$243 million northeast Iowa soy processing plant snags $4.1 million in state tax creditsApr 16 2021
A $243.4 million processing plant in northeast Iowa that's expected to crush nearly 40 million bushels of soybeans annually won $4.1 million in state tax credits Friday. The Iowa Economic Development Authority board approved the funding for Shell Rock Soy Processing, with $2.25 million of the credits based on the...
The New Bohemian Innovation Collaborative received $110,000 in funding from the Iowa Economic Development Authority Friday to help women-, minority- and low-income-owned businesses. NewBoCo is partnering with Kiva, a global not-for-profit lender, to create a microlending hub for minority-owned businesses that will offer loans to Iowans without any interest...