BR&E Stories & Case Studies
These videos show BR&E successes, and feature people making business retention and expansion happen in their communities. We want to collect more stories for this site. If you have a video or compelling story about successful BR&E techniques or results, please send them to us so we can consider promoting it here.
BR&E Results: New Housing for a Small Town (Menahga)
This small-town of 1,300 people won an award from BR&E International for the excellent outcomes they achieved. Here is a video story of a housing development that was spurred by their BR&E findings.
Through business surveys, analysis of findings, and sustained community action, cities and counties are making business retention and expansion efforts work. University of Minnesota Extension examined communities with successful BR&E efforts in 2006. These case studies tell their stories.
|Alexandria, MN||Leadership Succession Planning||11,323||Manufacturing|
|Faribault, MN||Community Image||30,000||Mixed Business|
|Grants Pass, OR||Industrial Park||81,686||Mixed Business|
|Nottawasaga, Ontario||Business Excellence Resource Centre||103,925||Mixed Business|
|Owatonna, MN||City Beautification||24,725||Mixed Business|