Strengthening Idaho's Economy
Project 60 is a comprehensive initiative to grow Idaho's Gross Domestic Product. Designed in three tiers to strengthen both rural and urban communities, the plan will create quality jobs for all Idahoans by fostering systemic growth, recruiting new companies to Idaho, and selling Idaho's trade and investment opportunities to the world.
The first step to improving Idaho's economy is to make the Gem State's business climate more attractive by taking care of our existing workers, cultivating a highly skilled workforce, establishing a method to get research from the Idaho National Lab and our universities to the consumer market, and improving our statewide infrastructure. More...
Domestic Recruitment has always been a priority for Idaho. New programs have been added under the Project 60 campaign to enhance our efforts. More...
FDI plays an extraordinary and growing role in global business. It can provide a firm with new markets and marketing channels, less expensive production facilities, access to new technology, products, skills and financing. More...
As a business owner, you can help strengthen and diversify Idaho's economy by partnering with Project 60.
Project 60 is very important to the J.R. Simplot Company. Systemic Growth for us is really about sustainable growth for generations to come.
- Project 60 [PDF]
- Idaho Department of Commerce
- Idaho Department of Labor
- Governor Otter's Web Site
- Idaho Small Business Development Center
- Idaho TechConnect
- Idaho Housing & Finance Association
- USDA Rural Development