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.
October 20, 2014
A column by Gov. Dennis Daugaard: Earlier this month, I spent the day in Brookings attending a number of economic development celebrations: a groundbreaking ceremony for SDSU’s Swine Teaching and Research Facility, ribbon cuttings at Bel Brands and Counterpart, and an expansion announcement at 3M. The day was truly a testament to Brookings’ growing economy. The city has...
October 02, 2014
A column by Gov. Dennis Daugaard: As a boy, one of my chores was to get up at 5:30 a.m. each morning to milk our Holstein cows. It wasn’t always fun, and often looked like a scene from one of Bob Artley’s “Memories of a Former Kid” cartoons, especially if one of our cows kicked off the...