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Jasper, IN featured in Business View Magazine

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Jasper, Indiana Featured Across North America in Business View Magazine

Business View Magazine is spotlighting Jasper, Indiana in an exclusive feature titled “Embracing diversity”– part of the magazine’s focus on Growth & Economic Development in U.S. Cities.

This in-depth profile describes the inviting and inclusive city of Jasper. The City lives up to its reputation as one of America’s best communities. Ideally situated less than half an hour away from popular Indiana attractions, such as French Lick Casino and Patoka Lake, Jasper excels as a stand-alone destination and the county seat of Dubois County. Residents and visitors can enjoy the city’s rich history, while exploring the beautiful parks and trails, or enjoying the diverse art, entertainment, shopping, and dining experiences.

A revitalization plan to draw tourists and residents to downtown Jasper began almost 20 years ago. The project included The Spirit of Jasper Train & Depot, which offers tours, dining and meeting spaces on historic train cars, and in the rebuilt depot. The Jasper City Mill, a project completed in 2008, was designed after two previous mills from the same location and built from original parts obtained from France and Virginia. It is a working mill that grinds corn for cornmeal, which is sold in the attached country store. The 25-foot diameter waterwheel is a favorite attraction for visitors to the area, and can be seen from the Jasper Riverwalk, another part of the original downtown improvement plan.

At its heart, Jasper is a city with a rich history built on community values, entrepreneurship, and faith. “I really believe that we take it for granted, but visitors comment all the time that people here are so nice and understanding,” says Mayor Vonderheide. “It’s a value system we grew up with, and people that move in here, embrace it. There are always hiccups, but for the most part, it seems that diversity and inclusion is something our small town has embraced. When you consider the Quality of Place/Life initiatives that have been implemented in Jasper, in addition to the long-standing, strong business culture, it’s an ideal site for potential expansion possibilities or even for a new business start-up.”

 

The full article can be found at:

Website: https://businessviewmagazine.com/jasper-indiana-embracing-diversity/

Digital Magazine: https://businessviewmagazine.com/digital-magazines/dec-2020/393/

 

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With corporate offices in southwest Florida and Toronto, Business View Magazine is North America’s best source of news for executives, entrepreneurs, small business owners, franchisees, and anyone interested in current industry trends and best practices. Every issue of this informative digital platform covers the latest developments in manufacturing, construction, infrastructure, supply chain and logistics, health care, food and beverage, aviation, and energy. The public sector also receives in-depth coverage, reporting on the latest advances in municipal public works, green initiatives, and college sustainability programs.

Business View Publishing produces three exclusive B2B magazines – Business View North America, Business View Caribbean, and Business View Oceania – in digital format each month.

For more information contact:

Lorie Steiner

Editor in Chief, Business View Publishing

lorie@businessviewmagazine.com

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