Global Location Strategies Principal Named to Site Selectors Guild
GREENVILLE, SC – December 7, 2011 – Didi Caldwell, a principal in Global Location Strategies’ rapidly-growing site selection and economic development consultancy, has been named to membership in the Site Selectors Guild, the organization has announced.
The Site Selectors Guild is a professional association comprised of many of the world’s most respected site selection consultants. Its mission is to advance the profession of international corporate site selection by promoting the site selection profession and providing education, networking and other services to those involved in the site selection industry. Admission to membership is by invitation only.
Members of the Site Selectors Guild must demonstrate experience in handling the most complex locational issues successfully on behalf of clients. The Guild is the only network of site selectors dedicated to increasing awareness of the site selection profession among corporations, providing education to economic development practitioners, and facilitating networking opportunities throughout the industry.
“Being a member of the Site Selectors Guild represents an important differentiator among those involved in site selection and conveys a deeper expertise and experience level to corporate clients,” said Ms. Caldwell. “This is an honor for me and for our firm to be approved for membership in the Guild.”
With skills honed from decades of leadership in the worldwide location services division of a major construction and engineering firm, followed by successful individual consultancies serving clients around the globe, GLS provides comprehensive site selection, incentive negotiation, real estate, and economic development consulting services to clients – along with the ability to tap the additional talents of world-class engineers, technical experts and project developers to benefit their clients.
Past clients served by firm principals include Kuwait Petroleum, Conoco, Caterpillar, Navistar, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Schering AG, and First Quality Enterprises.
In addition to core site selection and incentive negotiation services, the GLS team assists clients with real estate needs, and provides economic development consulting services to state and regional organizations interested in attracting and retaining capital investment and jobs in today's uncertain economic climate.
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