December 26, 2013

Testimonial from Sylvia Lovely, Food Consultant

The Manheim Solutions Team recently received this testimonial from Sylvia Lovely of Foodscape, and retired CEO of the Kentucky League of Cities. Sylvia may be reached at www.foodscape.US/co-host,  Food News and Chews television and restaurant owner. Enjoy Sylvia’s comments on how she used our Moscow, Idaho Study as a case study in her  “Seize the (local food) Movement” that […]

October 29, 2013

Manheim Team Presents Food Study at Global Conference

Elgin, IL – Earlier this month, The Manheim Solutions Team presented its feasibility study on the Latah County, Idaho Food Innovation and Resource Center at the International Economic Development Council in Philadelphia. The study was prepared for the Latah County Economic Development Council FIRC Working Group and the Clearwater Economic Development Association. Manheim Solutions, Inc. […]

August 23, 2013

Manheim Solutions Teams with State Rep. Farnham Economic Development Team

Chris Manheim, President of Manheim Solutions, Inc. has been serving as a member of Illinois State Representative Keith Farnham’s (43rd District) Economic Development Committee. Rep. Farnham chairs the Illinois House Economic Development Committee. Chris and Rep. Farnham have been working to promote job creation, particularly in manufacturing. (In the attached photo, Chris is second from […]

July 23, 2013

Manheim Solutions Team Announces New Projects

Manheim Solutions, Inc. continues to expand its WorkKeys Job Profiling consulting in Indiana. Also, new Southwest Suburban Chicago economic development municipal training projects will be on our Fall schedule. We recently completed three WorkKeys Job Profiles for a major fulfillment center.

July 10, 2013

WorkKeys Job Profiling Sample

We are frequently asked for a sample ACT WorkKeys Job Profiling Report. Because of confidentiality agreements with our clients, we cannot provide an actual report. However, we can provide an approved sample report from ACT. The sample file is attached to this post. Sample Job Profile Report Please feel obliged to contact Mr. Chris Manheim, President of […]

April 29, 2013

Chris Manheim Named to Brand Accelerations Economic Development Board of Advisors

Brand Acceleration, Inc. a national branding, marketing communications and public relations firm which focuses on economic development, has recently named Chris Manheim to its Board of Advisors.ECON DEV BOARD OF ADVISORS 4-15-13

April 11, 2013


Intro Manheim Solutions Team 3 18 13 Elgin, IL – Manheim Solutions, Inc. is expanding its economic development services to now include Environmental Strategy and Planning. This service helps communities plan for a more sustainable, resilient and healthier future by supporting your region’s agricultural sector.  By identifying opportunities to develop the community’s foodshed, we can […]

March 1, 2013

CMAP Spotlights Elgin Area Manufacturing Collaboration

Here’s a testimonial from CMAP (Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning) about the Elgin Area Workforce Development Partnership in its new Manufacturing Cluster Report, Page 95. Manheim Solutions, Inc. has been the Partnership’s contractor since 2009 conducting the majority of NCRC calls, as well as conducting WorkKeys Job Profiles to businesses throughout Northern Illinois. Review the CMAP […]

February 4, 2013

Chris Manheim Appointed to IL NCRC Advocates Steering Committee

Chris Manheim, President of Manheim Solutions, Inc., has recently been appointed to the Illinois NCRC Advocates “Skill Up Illinois’ Workforce” Steering Committee. The WorkKeys® National Career Readiness Certificate is now earned by every graduating high school student across Illinois thanks to the work of Illinois NCRC Advocates. The Steering Committee consists of members from manufacturing, […]