TOP DEALS

The American South's 10-Largest New And Expanded Manufacturing And Selected Non-Manufacturing Announcements

Announcements Made in the Fall 2004 Quarter Ending 12/21/04

Development Jobs Investment N/E Location Description
1. Booz Allen Hamilton 4,600 N/A E Northern VA Homeland Security
2. Science Applications 4,515 N/A N Northern VA Homeland Security
3. Corp Exec Board 2,500 $227 N Rosslyn VA Consulting
4. CitiFinancial 1,600 N/A N Fort Mill SC Call Center
5. Dell 1,500 $190 N Piedmont Triad NC Computer Assembly
6.. SRA International 1,400 N/A E Northern VA Homeland Security
7. IBM 1,250 $10 E Fairfax Co. VA Consulting
8. ST Mobile Aero 1,100 N/A E Mobile AL Aircraft Mfg
9. SA-Tech 800 N/A E Landover MD Homeland Security
10. Dell 700 N/A E Oklahoma City OK Call Center

(investment in millions - N=new; E=expansion; R=relocation)

Sources: Alabama Development Office; Arkansas Dept. of Economic Development; Enterprise Florida; Georgia Dept. of Industry Trade & Tourism; Kansas Department of Commerce & Housing; Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development; Louisiana Dept. of Economic Development; Maryland Department of Business & Economic Development; Mississippi Development Authority; Missouri Dept. of Economic Development; North Carolina Department of Commerce; Oklahoma Department of Commerce; South Carolina Department of Commerce; Tennessee Department of Economic & Community Development; Texas Department of Economic Development; Virginia Economic Development Partnership; West Virginia Development Office