News

August 15, 2018

Job Profiling Services Continue to Expand

Manheim Solutions, Inc. (MSI) continues to expand its ACT, Inc. Job Profiling, and now Curriculum Profiling, services nationwide. Working on behalf of ACT, in conjunction with South Suburban College-Business & Career Institute, MSI has completed a number of job profiles for manufacturers. These include repeat customers, such as Woodward, Inc. of Loves Park, IL, Pepperidge […]


August 15, 2018

MSI continues TIF Corridor, Rural Economic Development Programs

The Manheim Solutions Team (MSI) contract again continues with the Village of Alsip, IL to market and help existing businesses  expand in its Pulaski Road TIF Corridor. Recent successes include the recruitment of Firewater BBQ, Checkers and other new to the corridor, as well as obtaining approval for several TIF grants for existing shopping centers. […]


August 21, 2017

Manheim Solutions Team Project Update

The Manheim Solutions Team contract with the Village of Alsip, IL was recently renewed to continue marketing and business development for its Pulaski Road TIF Corridor. Recent successes include the recruitment of Checkers Restaurant to the corridor, as well as obtaining approval for several TIF grants for existing shopping centers. Our firm is also being […]


May 7, 2016

Pulaski Road Corridor Progress Reported

As reported by the “Mount Greenwood Express, April 21, 2016 A presentation was given at the regular Monday night Alsip Village Board meeting on the progress of the Pulaski Corridor TIF. Representative Chris Manheim of Manheim Solutions, Inc. reported that all goals for March have been met by his company. Strengths and weaknesses of the […]


May 7, 2016

Coordinating Local Food Study Update

Report sees economic benefit in industry networking SHERRY SLATER | The Journal Gazette A 110-page report on northeast Indiana’s food-related economy has found several opportunities for improvement. The greatest need, according to the phase I report prepared by Illinois-based consulting firm Manheim Solutions, is for local food networks to coordinate efforts. More than 12,300 farmers […]


November 2, 2015

Northeast Indiana Regional Food Network receives Milestone Grant

Elgin, IL – The Northeast Indiana Regional Food Network, led by Wells County Revitalization, Inc., reached a milestone Wednesday, Oct. 28 as the program received a grant to help launch and develop the growing and dynamic food economy in the region. Manheim Solutions, Inc. has been selected as the economic development consultant to complete this […]


August 18, 2015

Manheim to Speak at NLC Annual Congress, Nov. 7 in Nashville

Chris Manheim, President of Manheim Solutions, Inc., will be a speaker at the National League of Cities (NLC) 92nd Annual Congress of Cities and Exposition, which will be held on November 4-7, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. Chris will be participating as a speaker in the program session titled “Cultivating a Local Food Economy” scheduled to […]


August 3, 2015

Manheim Solutions adds College of DuPage as New Client

Manheim Solutions, Inc. recently added the Continuing Education Business Solutions Group of the College of DuPage, located in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, as a new ACT Authorized Job Profiling® client. As with other community college and workforce investment board clients, the Manheim Solutions Team conducts job profiling for their manufacturers customers. For more information about the […]


June 23, 2015

Appleton, WI Economic Development Strategic Plan Approved

The City of Appleton, WI approved the Economic Development Strategic Plan developed by Manheim Solutions, Inc. A copy of the brochure is available for viewing. Appleton possesses a central location in a 30-mile diameter area that encompasses a regional labor market and retail trade are with a population of nearly 814,000 persons in the Appleton-Green […]


April 9, 2015

Treasure Coast Research Receives $900K EDA Grant

Great NEWS from our client, Treasure Coast Research, Education and Development Authority in St. Lucie, Florida. They received a $895,000 grant from the EDA, prepared with our assistance to build the Center for AgriLife Research and Entrepreneurship (CARE) Incubator, also known as the Sunshine Kitchen Food Business Incubator. Will create 266 jobs!  For more information […]