Aspire launches county-wide workforce pipeline initiative

May 12, 2022 SST

Aspire Economic Development + Chamber Alliance today announced it is moving ahead with efforts to create an education-industry partnership. The Johnson County-wide initiative is designed to identify opportunities to further develop and build a school-to-career […]


Holidays ‘a critical time for nonprofits’

December 17, 2020 SST

By Nancy Price For the past nine months, many Southside businesses have suffered, and even closed, due to the effects of the pandemic. Local nonprofits are especially in danger, according to Alexandria Wheeler, investor development […]


Aspire Ambassador committee applications now open

November 26, 2020 SST

What is an Ambassador? Our Ambassadors are highly visible, esteemed volunteers who serve as a crucial liaison between Aspire investors and the Aspire staff. Each Ambassador makes a commitment to making personal connections with our […]


New industrial park underway in Johnson County

October 8, 2020 SST

Major new industrial development is underway at Interstate 65 Exit 90 in Franklin, according to Aspire Economic Development + Chamber Alliance. The expansion includes construction of new industrial buildings and extension of utilities and improvements […]