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Services designed
to help you grow.

Our modern economic development services are all designed to help you attract the right investment. From lead generation to training, and everything in between, ROI Research on Investment has the expertise to help you achieve economic development success.

Services for every stage
of the economic process

Investment Attraction

The right connection
at the right time

Timing is essential to building fruitful relationships. Not only do we connect you to high growth companies primed for expansion so you can discuss investment opportunities, but we do it when it matters most: when they are in their planning stage, and at their most receptive. Learn more…


where you stand

Identify your unique selling proposition and your most promising recruitment zones. A data-driven strategy will help you understand how your region compares with your main competitors when it comes to regional metrics such area as employment growth, … Learn more…

Digital Marketing

It’s all about digital today

ROI has 20+ years of experience in investment attraction working with economic development organizations. ROI Digital Labs leverages that experience to build comprehensive and bespoke digital marketing strategies designed for the real-life needs of economic development professionals. Learn more…

Tradeshows & Events

Take advantage
of our network

Our global reach makes it easy for you to plan for tradeshow participation in your backyard or across the globe – we’ve got the databases, contacts and skills to build you an agenda packed with companies considering expansion to your jurisdiction. Learn more…


We’re everywhere
you want to be

You can’t be everywhere, but we are. From North America to Europe and Asia, our economic development team can meet with companies on your behalf in order to qualify and nurture investment opportunities until your local team is ready to take them on. Learn more…

Market intelligence

We’ve already done
the homework

You need to focus your efforts on the markets that matter, and you need to know them inside and out. We’ve conducted cluster and target industry analyses across multiple industries, including, aerospace, automotive, cloud computing, electronics, food processing, … Learn more…

Business Retention
& Expansion

Our eyes and ears
are always open

Your community benefits when established businesses grow or expand locally. Our data monitors companies in your backyard that are expanding, so that you can keep those businesses in town. Learn more…

Modern Economic Development Training

Take your expertise
to another level

You’re looking to attract investment in order to promote economic development for your region. But how? We offer one the most comprehensive, tried-and-tested, flexible suite of modern investment attraction, lead generation and economic development training courses and seminars. Learn more…

Our world-class lead generation programs are built to help you generate velocity and success.

Learn more about our proven formula today!