Imagine Monroe approved 43 projects over 2018, leading to the creation of 967 new jobs in Monroe County and retaining 1,991 jobs for our residents.

Investments from businesses that received incentives from Imagine Monroe will result in over $386M invested in Monroe County.

LadderzUp, the training program created in partnership with Monroe Community College, trained 714 students for 27 companies, with learning opportunities such as:

  • Apprenticeships;
  • Lean Six Sigma Certification;
  • Plastics Consortium;
  • Medical Office Technology Certification;
  • Accelerated Precision Tool and Machining Certification; and
  • Middle Skills Bridge Program.

The Entrepreneur’s Network (TEN) held over 100 events for area business owners to provide hands-on exposure to, and interaction with, national and regional experts and funding sources.

The full 2018 Annual Report is available on the Imagine Monroe website.