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Partnership Creates Microloan Program at Ivy Tech

BLOOMINGTON – Cincinnati-based First Financial Bancorp (Nasdaq: FFBC) is partnering ip at Ivy Tech Community College Bloomington on a new micro-lending program benefiting small business. The partnership will also include training and assistance at the Cook... read more

Bloomington Hosts Event with Hyde Park Venture Partners

Local startups to have Fireside Chat with Guy Turner BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA (March 28, 2017) – Bloomington entrepreneurs and fast-growing startups will meet today with Hyde Park Venture Partners, an early stage venture capital firm based in Chicago focused on... read more

Bloomington-based Hanapin Continues Hiring Trend

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (Feb. 21, 2017) – Hanapin Marketing, a digital marketing agency that focuses on pay-per-click marketing, announced plans today to expand its operations in Bloomington. The company, which increased its headcount by 62 percent in 2016 alone, will... read more

We’re Hiring! Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Marketing & Communications Coordinator The Bloomington Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) is looking for an enthusiastic and highly-motivated part-time Marketing & Communications Coordinator, who is passionate about marketing and the Bloomington/Monroe... read more

AB BioTechnologies Expanding in Monroe County

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (Jan. 11, 2017) – AB BioTechnologies, a pharmaceutical development company located in Monroe County, will invest $10.5 million to construct and equip a new 23,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Monroe County, and create up to 33 new high-wage... read more

BEDC Welcomes New Addition to Staff

BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA (January 5, 2017) – The Bloomington Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) announced today the hiring of Anne McCombe as full-time Project Assistant. She had previously been working part-time for the BEDC in the position. “Anne is very bright and... read more

B-Start Demo Day Planned for January 12

Hear from Bloomington’s student entrepreneurs from the 2016 B-Start class! Mat Orrego, CEO and Cofounder of Cornerstone Information Systems will be our guest speaker. 5:30pm at the CIB. Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments served. Please RSVP to... read more

Bloomington Celebrates Technology Sector Growth

Bloomington, IN – The Bloomington Technology Partnership (BTP), an initiative of the Bloomington Economic Development Corporation, hosted its annual Tech the Halls event yesterday. The event showcased accomplishments within the technology sector in Bloomington... read more

Pre-Response Meeting for RFP for Architectural Services

Bloomington Economic Development Corporation Pre-Response Meeting for RFP for Architectural Services   A pre-response meeting will be held for the Request for Proposals (RFP) for architectural services for the Dimension Mill project in the Trades District of the... read more

Request For Proposals (RFP) for Architectural Services

BLOOMINGTON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION   REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) FOR ARCHITECTURAL SERVICES   REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS. Bloomington Economic Development Corporation (BEDC), is requesting proposals from qualified firms or individuals (Architect) to... read more

B-Start Kicks Off 2016 Program With Call for Applications

Bloomington, IN (August 24, 2016) – Bloomington’s startup pre-accelerator, B-Start, will open applications on August 29th. The program is open to all Indiana University-Bloomington and Ivy Tech Community College-Bloomington students and includes mentorship,... read more

Public Input Session Held For Dimension Mill Building

Bloomington, Indiana (August 2, 2016) – The Bloomington Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) will host a public input session on August 11th to gather input from potential occupants and interested stakeholders concerning the Showers Dimension Mill Building. The... read more

Indiana University, NSWC Crane to Collaborate on Cybersecurity

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., July 18 — Protecting computers from hackers is very different than the Department of Defense preventing terrorist attacks, but the connection between national security and cybersecurity is a lot closer than you think—at least at Indiana University.... read more