Economic Development

MDB Insight has helped numerous communities, organizations and businesses identify and maximize development opportunities in a changing economy. Explore our case studies for more insight into the real-world solutions we have created for our clients.

Train tracks in Strathcona County, Alberta

Strathcona County, Alberta

We helped Strathcona County support continued growth and plan for the future with an Industrial Land Strategy, including a detailed industrial land inventory and a land needs analysis.

County of Elgin, Ontario

County of Elgin, Ontario

We worked collaboratively with the County of Elgin, to create a 5-year economic development plan and tourism strategy which is now being implemented.

City of Calgary, Alberta

City of Calgary, Alberta

For Calgary, we created a 10-year economic development strategy. We gathered input from more than 400 business and community leaders.

District of Bulkley-Nechako, B.C.

District of Bulkley-Nechako, B.C.

We developed seven separate industrial land inventories and strategies for each of the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako’s rural regions.

City of Mississauga, Ontario

City of Mississauga, Ontario

With the City of Mississauga, we built an economic development strategy to assist the City’s efforts to drive new investment in the community

Eastern Ontario CFDC Network

We were retained by the Eastern Ontario Community Futures Development Corp to develop a strategy to capitalize on the regional creative economy.

Town of Markham, Ontario

Town of Markham, Ontario

We developed a transformative strategy designed to position the Town of Markham at the leading edge of the GTA’s economic development activity.

"Nipigon Scene by Art Laframboise"

Nipigon and Red Rock Indian Band

We helped lay the groundwork for the Township of Nipigon and Red Rock Indian Band to attract new businesses and expand existing businesses.