2022 EDAM News

News Articles


Member Spotlight: Sam Markman

Corporate Economic Development Manager, Xcel Energy


Dec 14 | Governor's International Trade Awards

December 14, 2022 Governor's International Trade Awards Luncheon


Member Spotlight: Megan Livgard

Director, Business Development at Kraus-Anderson


Dec 13 | Equitable Development Symposium

December 13, 2022 How can development repair past harms and contribute to stronger, more inclusive, and thriving communities?


DFL Set for Full Legislative Control in Minnesota

The DFL maintained control of the state House, flipped the state Senate by the narrowest of margins (one seat), and retained the Governor’s mansion for another 4 years with a solid showing from Governor Walz.


Member Spotlight: Virginia Rutter

Director, Engagement & Strategic Initiatives at Clean Energy Economy Minnesota


Changed Date - April 28 Workforce Conference

Workforce Conference - April 28, 2023


2023 Conferences - Call for Proposals

Submit a session for EDAM's 2023 Conferences


Excellence in Economic Development Award Nominations due Nov 18

The Excellence in Economic Development Awards recognize projects and professionals who have gone above and beyond or faced significant challenges in the last year.


Legislator Outreach: Now is the time

With all of the legislative seats up for grabs and elections right around the corner, now is a critical time for EDAM to continue to build on its reputation as a statewide leader in the economic development arena.