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Economic Development Success System

 

The EASY Marketing & CRM Platform for Economic Developers

The Economic Development Success System -  helps economic development teams simplify and streamline operations so you can focus on generating results for your community.

A complete system in a single, easy to use platform goes to work for you.

HubSpot for Economic Developers.

Economic Development 

Without the right system in place: stress, late nights, frustration and inefficiency.

We get it. You're pulled in to many directions and last minute RFP's. Politics.  Requests for help. Managing a board. And the list goes on.

Your team has to cover a lot of ground. You've got a strategy to execute and results to deliver.  A Success System built on Best Practices by Economic Developers will turn this around.

economic development team leaders see a clear path to winning projects using HubSpot for economic developers a marketing and crm system that goes to work for your team.

Drive Results

The secret is the system...

Your community is counting on your team to deliver. So... let's make that easier. 

  • The system works for you from start to finish (Generate Leads ... Win).
  • Team collaboration. We'll get everyone on the same page, in the same, EASY to learn system. 
  • The system includes marketing and communications tools.  ✔️ 
  • Spending hours creating reports from multiple systems?   Stop! Our colorful, insightful reports "run" themselves. 
  • See everything. Forget nothing.
  • Dictate notes in our FREE, mobile app.
  • Works with email (Outlook & G-mail)... Office 365 and the Google Suite.
  • And all of your data working for you... lives in one place.
HubSpot CRM - solving the big 3 challenges for economic development organizations

Slide to the Right....  to See What We Can Do for You 

Easy CRM

Companies, Contacts and Projects and more. This is the easiest CRM system to learn.

Marketing and Leads

A full marketing suite for community communications and lead generation. Our tools make it easy to generate and nurture leads on the buyers journey.

Events

Integrated with Event Brite or use our marketing tools and CRM system together to promote events, accept payment and take reservations.

Invoice - Accounting

Connects to accounting systems like QuickBooks Online and many more. Accept payments online. Sync investor data with Accounting Software.

Talent - Workforce

If attracting talent is part of your new mission, we've got you covered. Marketing - Leads - Job Board - Concierge Services - Skill Up.

Economic Development

Add our Economic Development modules to your system. Keep confidential Project Data isolated to the executive and Economic Development teams.

Incubator-Accelerator

Add our incubator and accelerator modules to your membership CRM. Grow your start up ecosystem.

Tourism Too

If growing your tourism economy is part of your mission, add our tourism tools to your membership system.

Committees-Volunteers

Need to manage committees and volunteers? We've built it.

Sites and Buildings

Manage your sites and buildings inside of HubSpot. Create landing pages. Use Chat Bots. Our forms help you get more listings on your site.

Member Directory

We've got a few membership directory options for you but we really favor the online community approach. We've seen one community with 30,000 local community members trading leads and opportunities in cities with 200,000 residents.

Business Attraction

Target and connect with companies that you want to pursue. Build relationships with site selectors. Connect with companies in the market to expand and move their operations. Optimize your RFP process.

Business Retention

Target and connect with companies that you want to meet with for your annual BRE meeting. Capture data but more importantly, capture Opportunity to Help. Track your impact and performance metrics.

Allies and Educators

Create company and contact records for all of your allies and partners. Track referrals to partners - measure outcomes. Easily collaborate with allies and partners as needed.

Community Projects

Track engagement in community projects that your team leads or participates in.

Property Development

Track and manage all efforts related to property development. Including buying, selling, and leasing.

Grants and Loans

Track and manage all efforts related to getting grants, loaning money, and distribution of grant funds.

Incentives and Compliance

Track incentive packages offered and the process to secure incentives. Track company compliance with incentives provided.

HubSpot for All

Our clients include: State, Regional, Metro, Local, Downtown Development Districts, Small towns to Large Cities, Industrial Development Authorities, Utility Companies, Site Selection Agencies.

Ready to Grow? Simplify?

Generate Leads? Create Jobs?

Stop the Stress.

If you're curious. 

If you believe that someone, somewhere must have built an EASY, beautiful system for economic developers like you....
 
Then here's how to discover and see what's possible.  Hit the Go Button. 
This is a well-organized economic development team moving in for the win on a new economic development project that will create jobs and will generate capital investment in a community.
Go Button

Go Button...what happens then?

  • You'll be transported to the next window of wonderful (another website page).
  • Then, spend 3 minutes with us as the details of what's possible are revealed.
  • Simply select all of the cool things that the system does to solve your challenges. 
  • Then, book a time for your online virtual tour where the experience is optimized based on your input.
  • The online virtual tour allows you to experience the HubSpot System or Economic Developers in a personalized way.
  • You'll receive a video recap that you can share with your extended team covering Pricing, Timeline, Options and how to start on your journey.
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A few Client Reviews

We changed our name from OctoUX to Convergence shortly after we received these reviews!
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A Video Message from Our Founder

The easiest Marketing-CRM-Project Management system for Economic Development organizations. (1)

Hold Up!

Just looking around? Not ready to push the Go Button? No worries! We get it.

Be sure to watch this fun video.. you'll laugh, you'll cry (a little bit) and you'll start to understand the power of The System.