Hodge Economic Consulting Completes Auburn Economic Development Strategic Plan

Hodge Economic Consulting recently completed all aspects of an economic development strategic plan for the town of Auburn (MA).  This plan includes a data-driven profile of economic, demographic, and industry trends for the town; interview findings from a wide range of local/regional economic development stakeholders; a strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats (SWOT) analysis; and strategy development of actionable policy, investment and programmatic changes for the town. The final plan was completed in spring 2017 and Hodge was retained to help implement key aspects of the strategic recommendations, including developing marketing and promotional materials, and researching options and specifications for hiring a full-time economic development professional.