Innovation Policyworks

Innovation Policyworks enables economic development officials at state, regional and local levels make better, data-driven decisions by providing expert research, analysis and recommendations. Our clients see innovation and entrepreneurship as critical elements of their economic development strategy, and are developing new programs or policies, and/or evaluating existing ones.

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Formed in 2011, Innovation Policyworks has focused on serving rural economies and helping economic development organizations design and implement strategies and programs that will enhance the competitiveness of their regions. A key differentiator is our focus on the use of data to drive program design, and our deep belief in the importance of a collaborative and innovative approach to developing solutions.