Justin Ross presents a check to Lauren Bryson of Focus Central PA.
Larson Design Group is investing $500 in Focus Central Pennsylvania (Focus) to support regional growth by promoting the region to attract new corporate investment. A check was presented to Focus by representatives of Larson Design Group’s (LDG) Selinsgrove office.
Larson Design Group is a growing, employee-owned architecture and survey firm that teams with clients to provide responsive, innovative solutions to facility, transportation, land development, and environmental needs.
“Larson Design Group supports Focus Central PA in its mission to attract businesses that want to invest in our region. Growth in our area positively affects everyone by ensuring that our infrastructure is maintained and that family sustaining jobs remain available for our residents,” said Justin Ross, LDG representative.
Focus Central Pennsylvania is a non-profit dedicating 100% of its time and resources to attracting corporate investment in the region to create jobs. Focus currently serves seven contiguous counties in the central Pennsylvania with a total population of 468,250, a total labor force of 221,795, and nearly 18,000 business establishments. According to Rob Postal, Focus Board Chair and President/CEO of the Mifflin County Industrial Development Corporation, “The competition to attract business is very high, with some regions actually giving property away. We make the process of site selection for new businesses more cost efficient by providing easy access to site location information, such as demographics, wages, business data and, detailed property information. Larson Design Group’s investment is an essential part of our efforts to implement competitive and effective marketing of the region.”
Focus Central Pennsylvania is part of a committed team that is driving economic development for communities in Centre, Columbia, Montour, Northumberland, Union, Snyder and Mifflin communities. The mission of Focus is to effectively promote new corporate investment that results in growth of family sustaining jobs in the region by being a premier economic development marketing alliance for committed partners. Focus pro-actively connects with site location consultants and companies looking to relocate or expand. This work helps our communities become an even greater place to live and work.