Global Site Location Industries (GSLI), a leading site selection and economic development consulting firm, is pleased to welcome La Salle, Illinois, to the GSLI Elite family. Through their lead generation partnership, GSLI will assist La Salle in developing relationships with site location decision-makers from companies planning facility expansions or relocations.

“Be a part of the fifth largest state GDP in the United States,” said Curt Bedei, Economic Development Director for the City of La Salle. “La Salle and Illinois are home to many of the country’s largest and most important companies. Using a combination of local, state, and federal incentives, La Salle makes expansion and relocation less expensive and smoother than almost anywhere else. Located in the heart of the MidWest’s largest economic engine, including Chicago, the Quad Cities, and Rockford, La Salle is the perfect location for manufacturing, distribution, warehousing, and retail. ”

GSLI Elite Locations are hand-picked for exhibiting a commitment to economic development, a motivation to be the best places in the country to locate a business, and willingness to work closely with all the principals in an economic development project to create all-around wins. La Salle joins an exceptional group of locations that meet the GSLI criteria and have been chosen to be GSLI Elite Locations.

GSLI will focus its efforts on targeted expansion projects and developing relationships with key decision-makers through aggressive outreach on La Salle’s behalf.

“La Salle is perfect for business,” said Eric Kleinsorge, CEO of GSLI. “Right at the center of one of the country’s most dynamic economic corridors, La Salle gives businesses a massive competitive advantage that includes being able to easily access the MidWest, the East Coast, and international locations through multiple airports.”

La Salle, IL, becomes a GLSI Elite Location

About La Salle:

La Salle, Illinois is a charming city nestled along the Illinois River. Originally platted in 1837, it has grown to cover 12 square miles. With a rich history and a vibrant community, La Salle offers a blend of small-town charm and modern amenities. Whether you’re exploring the historic downtown, enjoying outdoor activities along the river, or discovering local cuisine, La Salle invites you to experience its unique character and warm hospitality.


La Salle, IL, becomes a GLSI Elite Location

About Global Site Location Industries, GSLI

Global Site Location Industries, LLC (formerly known as the World Economic Development Alliance) is a site location firm founded in 1994. GSLI has helped over 1,200 companies identify economic development professionals that could assist them with their site location decisions. We have over 75 site location expert offices nationwide. We use the Project Qualification Team to conduct our initial interviews with companies to identify the viability of a project. The balance of our staff is customer service, project managers, production, web designers, and finance.