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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.

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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





    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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    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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    Spensa Technologies

    Peggy Jackson, Accounting Manager

    With Jenny’s guidance, we’ve been able to find new ways to maximize the incentives available to our growing company.
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    Bolstra

    David Cochran, COO

    Their (FairWinds) experience, network and process cut through the fog of qualification and compliance like a hot knife through butter.
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    Perscio

    Bob Boehnlein, CEO

    Their (FairWinds) expertise saved us significant time and energy and resulted in a successful conclusion.
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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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    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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    InnovateMap

    Mike Reynolds, CEO

    Fairwinds truly acted as our ambassador with the state and worked with us to maximize our incentives and optimize our growth plans.
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    Haggard & Stocking Industrial

    Herb Haggard, President & CEO

    I would highly recommend FairWinds Advisors to assist your current business and look at any future plans, too!
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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.


    Hotel Tango Whiskey

    Travis Barnes, President & Founder

    FairWinds has been instrumental in guiding our young company through many of the pitfalls associated with starting a new business.
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    Blast Media

    Kelly Hendricks, CEO

    FairWinds has made the process easy and we never worry that we’ve missed something.
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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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    Green Circle Health

    Dinesh Sheth, CEO

    The FairWinds team listened to us, put an action plan in place and exceeded our expectations with turnaround time.
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    Lessonly

    Max Yoder, CEO

    Lessonly is stronger because of our partnership with FairWinds. Their service is excellent.




    ReaLync

    Matt Weirich, Co-Founder & CEO

    Opening a new office for our business, Realync, in Indiana was an absolute breeze because of Jenny and the FairWinds team!
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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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    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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    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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    Archon Tech Strategies

    Tony Unfried, Founder & CEO

    FairWinds Advisors were great to work with. They explained an otherwise unknown process and opportunities that was easily understandable.
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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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    RevolutionDX, LLC

    Greg Ingle, CEO

    I wish that all our vendors were as adept at building true relationships. I highly recommended this group.
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    LHP Engineering Solutions

    Dave Glass, CEO

    FairWinds’ philosophy is based on listening, understanding and true partnering. They consistently deliver high quality strategic solutions for our business and I strongly recommend them to all companies embarking on a new project.
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    PactSafe

    Brian Powers, Founder & President

    Jenny at Fairwinds was incredible to work with. The process was easy, and she was always mindful of all the other obligations that tug at a business owner's time.
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    Serious Attention to Detail

    Newsroom




    Manufacturers Announce Plans to Add 1,000+ New Jobs in Indiana on National Manufacturing Day

    Date: 10/5/2018

    Today, in honor of National Manufacturing Day, 22 companies announced plans to locate in or expand in Indiana, together committing to invest more than $154 million in their Hoosier operations and create up to 1,090 new jobs over the next several years.


    Swiss-Based dormakaba to Expand Indiana Manufacturing Footprint

    Date: 10/4/2018

    INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Governor Eric J. Holcomb and Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett joined executives from dormakaba today as the company announced plans to expand its operations in Indiana, naming Indianapolis its Access Solutions Americas segment headquarters and creating more than 165 new jobs over the next few years. FairWinds Advisors was pleased to have assisted with this expansion HQ project.


    Five firms selected for tech accelerator's fall class

    Date: 9/21/2018

    Nationally ranked startup accelerator Gener8tor has announced which five local companies will receive intensive and individualized coaching as part of the gBeta Indy program launched earlier this year.


    New Life for Old Site in New Castle?

    Date: 9/19/2018

    New Castle, IN: A vacant New Castle factory site could become busy again.


    Groundbreaking Held For Warsaw Orthopediatrics Expansion

    Date: 8/16/2018

    Warsaw, IN: Orthopediatrics, located at 2850 Frontier Drive, Warsaw, is expanding its existing warehouse while also creating additional office, education and training spaces.


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    317-608-0444




    11650 N. Lantern Road
    Suite 108
    Fishers, Indiana 46038