A program developed and led by Advanced Manufacturing Institute that helps rural companies and communities compete in the marketplace is being recognized for excellence and as a national example.
KOIN, the Kansas Opportunity Innovation Network, is an economic development project developed by the Advanced Manufacturing Institute. It was honored at the University Economic Development Association’s 2012 annual conference in Chattanooga, Tenn., with the Award of Excellence in the leadership and collaboration category. It also received the Judge’s Award — a new award recognizing work that is a marquee example of university-based economic development.
Complete news release can be read here.