APEX is a private sector-led business development engine established to promote sustainable growth in the APEX region of northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin. APEX investor-members represent many of the largest and most influential organizations in the region with a vested interest in business attraction, expansion and retention.
APEX business and economic development efforts focus on areas including water, aviation, technology, manufacturing, professional services and next generation forest products. Since 2003, the organization has impacted over 4,300 jobs in the region, resulting in a regional payroll of over $174.9 million and contributing to over $24 million annually in state and local taxes.
Contact APEX to learn more about the technology leadership and vast water resources in our region.