Center for Economic Vitality helps local companies save or create hundreds of jobs in 2011-12
Western's Center for Economic Vitality provides free, confidential counseling and technical assistance combined with business intelligence research to business owners and managers throughout Whatcom County.
Some highlights from 2011-12:
- The staff counseled 479 businesses to save or create 674 jobs and obtain more than $8.9 million in new investments.
- The staff provided more than 3,741 hours of in-depth counseling and research, about 8 hours per client.
Term Annual Report