Economic Development agencies, whether at a federal, state or, local level, shoulder a great responsibility for diversifying the research and corporate base and securing future prosperity for their constituents. Whether it’s recruiting science businesses, fostering an incubation program, supporting their research partners or administering grant proposals, there’s a lot to get done. Ripple Management provides full service consulting to those involved in economic development with a specialty in providing executive leadership on a bridge basis when agencies engage in change or face short-term resource gaps.
- DeKalb County, Georgia recently turned to Ripple Management to help them develop a sustainable program for attracting, supporting, and retaining life science businesses in the county. Using our network of connections and domain knowledge, we’ve established Ripple as the point of contact for life science activities in the County and are facilitating relationships with local, regional, and international players in the life science industry.
- Ripple Management helped a County identify ALL of the inventors and companies within the county that are affiliated with patents. The report included data such as subject matter and years of the inventions and has subsequently been incorporated into marketing materials and economic development grant proposals.