Welcome to Glacial Lakes Area Development
GLAD is the regional economic development organization serving the Greater Marshall County Area of South Dakota assisting individuals as well as supporting all industries with business development goals. GLAD works for public, nonprofit and private entities offering various programs, education, or referrals to resource providers in the area. GLAD is known for its strong partnership capacity and statewide connections for small businesses and large corporations.
GLAD is an equal opportunity provider, employer and lender.
September 23, 2014
GROW South Dakota is proud to announce that the Small Business Development Center of Aberdeen was awarded the Aberdeen Area Chamber of Commerce Abby Award for Customer Service. This award is presented to a business that demonstrates exceptional customer service. Kelly Weaver and Carla Burns as SBDC staff provide professional, confidential and no-cost business consulting services, including...
September 22, 2014
By Craig Schroeder, Senior Fellow Introduction: Over the past decade, through the active involvement of community leaders and educators, surveys have been completed with more than 30,000 middle school to high school age youth across rural America and in Victoria Australia. In addition, representative groups of young people have participated in focus groups, providing further insights into attitudes and perspectives...