About Us

Pick Your Pace of Work and Life in Eastern Iowa

Iowa’s Creative Corridor, located in Eastern Iowa,  is strategically located in the center of the largest population region in the state.  We have a regional population of more than 460,000, and a laborshed of more than 600,000 within a 60-mile radius.

Workforce is an essential component to business success. Committed to a vital and prosperous economy, the Iowa City Area Development Group and the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance have partnered to maintain this website to help interstate commerce companies with workforce retention and attraction in Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Johnson, Jones, Linn, and Washington Counties.

Support for Pick Your Pace, including branding and web material, comes from the Iowa Economic Development Alliance.

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