Skip to content
E-REP News

E-REP Secures Grant from Duke Energy to Boost Economic Development Marketing

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (June 6, 2024) – The Evansville Regional Economic Partnership (E-REP) was awarded a $5,000 grant by Duke Energy through its Partnership Program to support economic development marketing initiatives in the region.

The grant will be utilized to elevate E-REP’s regional marketing efforts by incorporating drone footage and professional videos focused on highlighting available sites and buildings as well as showcasing the overall regional business climate. Additionally, the funds will cover registration costs for E-REP staff to attend site consultant events, enabling a more proactive approach in business attraction efforts aimed at generating new investments and creating higher-paying jobs.

“By showcasing the region’s unique strengths and presenting a positive image, these strategic marketing efforts can drive sustainable economic growth and enhance the overall well-being of our communities,” said Josh Armstrong, E-REP’s Chief Economic Development Officer. “We’re thankful for Duke Energy’s investment and excited to drive these initiatives forward.”



The Evansville Regional Economic Partnership (E-REP) leads economic development efforts for the Evansville, Indiana region and elevates the overall quality of life through transformational projects, planning, advocacy, and business engagement. E-REP also supports the attraction, startup, and growth of regional businesses.