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    FairWinds Advisors, LLC


     

    FairWinds Advisors, LLC is a nationwide independent site selection and economic development consulting firm. We specialize at helping companies minimize risk and maximize return from relocation and expansion projects.

    2015 Impact Report

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    Email: info@fairwinds-advisors.com Phone: 317-608-0444

    Well-Designed Solutions

    Our Solutions





    Site Selection

    Site Selection


    • Determine site requirements
    • Find site matches in desired location
    • Refine site options
    • Tour sites
    • Provide strategic advice

    Incentive Negotiation

    Incentive Negotiation


    • Examine local and state incentive programs
    • Negotiate options
    • Assist with site decision
    • Inform local and state government agencies
    • Review agreements

    Compliance

    Compliance


    • Benefits last up to 20 years
    • Advise, remind, review, and file documentation
    • Submit required documents
    • Notify company of new forms and policies
    • Retain copies of documents
    • Update new company personnel




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    Industrious Experts

    Meet the Team






    Jay Walters

    Co-Founder & CEO

    A high energy, fiscally conscious, and goal-driven executive, Jay approaches each new business challenge with his inherent propensity for creative problem-solving and measured risk-taking to drive consistent high level performance-based results and strategic improvements.



    Jenny Massey

    Co-Founder & President

    Jenny is part of a small segment of leaders in the business world who can build relationships, trust, and rapport with almost anyone. She is able to broker the relationships and make connections between people, creating partnerships and alliances, and inspiring forward momentum to ‘get things done.’







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    Some of our Clients and their Thoughts on Us





    KingMaker Foods

    Geff Hays, Founder & CEO

    FairWinds serves as a key advisor to KingMaker Foods. Their expertise coupled with excellent customer service provides our company with access to resources we thought were only available to large corporations.
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    OurHealth

    Stephen Feider, Controller

    Fairwinds made the most effort to understand our company and its growth strategies – a fundamental component of maximizing the financial benefits of the incentives.
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    Howe Leadership

    Harry D. Howe, President

    It was a pleasure to work with FairWinds from start to finish. Jenny and her team are business partners in the truest sense of the term.
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    Site Strategics

    Erin Sparks, President

    FairWinds was referred to me by a colleague and I will be referring them to others. I applaud her business model as well as the results she achieved for Site Strategics.
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    Eleven Fifty Consulting

    Terrence Kunstek, Co-Founder

    My experience with FairWinds was everything a business owner would want, highly profitable and brief.
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    ARIA Diagnostics

    Vipin Adhlakha, COO

    They took a seemingly endless, daunting process and transformed it into a 30 minute meeting that in two weeks secured grants and credits that exceeded my expectations.
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    Lesson.ly

    Max Yoder, CEO

    Lesson.ly is stronger because of our partnership with Fairwinds. Their service is excellent.


    EAANE, Inc.

    Chase Crafton, COO

    FairWinds Advisors operates with ease and simplicity; if you have questions, they have answers and experience. Call them; the ROI is seriously worth it.
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    Studio Science

    Kristian Anderson, Founder

    It’s an over-used axiom, but they literally functioned as part of our team. It was in the purest sense, a true partnership.
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    PlaqueMaker.com

    Kyle Sherman, Owner

    FairWinds Advisors took the time to understand our business from the start. With their experience, they made insightful suggestions for the best approach to expanding our facilities.
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    Genesis Plastics Welding

    Tom Ryder, President & CEO

    FairWinds is a creative, focused and resourceful firm, and I highly recommend their services.
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    Kinney Group

    Sarah Nelms, VP Finance & Accounting

    Jenny seamlessly took us through a complicated process with speed, grace and ease.
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    Prolegion

    Shikha Sharma, Founder

    We are really having a great experience working with the FairWinds team, because they are our continual partners! With a San Francisco and Indy offices, FairWinds easily directed the initial process to get state incentive approvals -- and it went
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    Language Training Center

    Martin George, President

    FairWinds Advisors offered Language Training Center comprehensive advice and assistance from our initial evaluation of potential incentives, to negotiation, re-negotiation and even through the agreement process.
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    Eleven Fifty Academy

    John Qualls, President

    Jenny and the team at Fairwinds are true partners in our business success. Timely and relevant guidance for our organizations plans.




    Mobi Wireless

    Scott Kraege, Co-Founder & CEO

    The service at FairWinds is top notch. FairWinds has always been pro-active on the compliance side as well – MOBI has never missed a compliance submission deadline thanks to their assistance.
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    ClearObject

    John McDonald, CEO

    I trusted that Fairwinds had ClearObject's best interest in mind and that they would do everything within their power to provide the most economic benefit for us.
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    GlassBoard

    Randy Parmerlee, CEO

    The Fairwinds team enabled Glassboard to open doors we wouldn’t have been able to open on our own.
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    Lumavate

    Colleen McLaughlin, Manager

    I can’t say enough good things about Jenny Massey and the great results she helped achieve on our behalf. From our end she made the whole State Tax Credit Process efficient, speedy and productive.
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    EAANE, Inc.

    Pratik Parikh, CEO

    FairWinds is action-oriented, informative and helpful always explaining their services, strategy and processes (time is not a barrier as they are one dial tone away- and they answer!).
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    Innolance

    Abhi VK, CEO

    When I think about FairWinds Advisors, I think of two things; valued team-member and clear advice.
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    Mitsch Design

    Jeryl Mitsch, Principal

    Exactly the partner a busy entrepreneur is looking for in the fast-paced world in which we do business.
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    Conner Insurance

    Todd Hufford, COO

    Jenny Massey and her FairWinds team helped our firm work through our expansion plans to help us maximize our incentives.
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    hc1.com

    Chris Brown, COO

    FairWinds has supported us with strategy and incentives negotiation for several projects...They make great partners- not just for now, but for years to come!
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    Serious Attention to Detail

    Newsroom




    Architecture Firm Doubling Footprint in Downtown Indianapolis

    Date: 3/1/2017

    DELV Design, an architecture, interior design and visioning firm, announced plans today to expand its operations in Indianapolis, creating up to 25 new high-wage jobs by 2021. The homegrown Hoosier company will double its footprint in the Stutz Business Center in downtown Indianapolis. Adding an additional 1,200 square feet, the company’s expanded office will allow DELV to grow its team to support new client acquisition. The IEDC offered DELV Design Studio LLC up to $240,000 in conditional


    Digital Marketing Firm Establishing Office, Adding Jobs in Hamilton County

    Date: 2/16/2017

    Iconic Digital Marketing, a full-service digital marketing firm, announced plans today to expand its operations in Indiana, establishing a new office in Fishers after growing its business in one of Indiana's nearly 40 co-working and innovation spaces. As part of its growth, the company plans to create up to 51 new jobs by 2021.


    Logistics Firm Expanding Headquarters, Adding Jobs in Bartholomew County

    Date: 1/23/2017

    TPS Industrial Services, an integrated logistics solution provider, announced plans today to expand its headquarters in Indiana, creating up to 61 new jobs by 2020. Established in 2014 with a single truck and driver, the certified women- and minority-owned business has grown significantly in the last two years and currently employs 15 full-time Hoosiers. The company, which has already hired six full-time employees toward its goal of 61, plans to immediately hire four more full-time positions


    Florida-Based Health Care Tech Company Picks Indiana for Client Services Center

    Date: 1/12/2017

    Green Circle Health, a provider of health care management and wellness platforms designed to empower families to make healthier lifestyle decisions and improve outcomes, announced plans to locate its Client Services Center here, creating up to 125 new jobs by 2022.


    Online cabinet retailer CliqStudios opening Missouri $2 million design center

    Date: 1/5/2017

    Online custom cabinet maker CliqStudios recently opened an office in St. Louis County with plans to grow to 98 employees at a new $2 million design studio. The company has been approved to receive up to $795,584 through the Missouri Works incentive program and $75,000 in training funds, based on job creation, according to the Missouri Department of Economic Development.


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    317-608-0444




    11650 N. Lantern Road
    Suite 108
    Fishers, Indiana 46038