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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.

    2016 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





    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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    the etica group

    Sheena Lee, Operations Manager

    We couldn’t be happier with the service, interaction and outcome of working with FairWinds.
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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.




    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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    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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    Kinney Group

    Sarah Nelms, VP Finance & Accounting

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

    Daniel Incandela, CMO

    Fairwinds has been an instrumental part of our growth strategy in Indianapolis. Jenny Massey provides exceptional service and is a trusted partner.


    DK Pierce

    Denise Pierce, President & CEO

    It only took one meeting with Jenny to see opportunities we never knew existed. Bottom line, Fairwinds Advisors has been integral in our success trajectory over the past year to bring our growth vision to life!
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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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    Perceivant

    Brian Rowe, CEO

    Right from the start, FairWinds Advisors impressed us with their efficient, direct manner - an approach that not only inspired confidence, but generated real results.
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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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    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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    The Brookfield Group

    Daniel Abdallah, CTO

    The best part was that I could completely trust their team to represent our company.
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    MatchBook Creative

    Christy Gormal, COO

    From tax incentives for our new location, to reimbursements for employee trainings, we have been able to feel secure about purchasing a new building and committing to hiring over the next five years.
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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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    Plan The Day

    Cristina Goebel, Co-Founder & President

    We absolutely loved working with Jenny! She did a great job of simplifying the process and also explaining everything in easy terms. We would absolutely recommend Jenny and her team.
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    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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    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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    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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    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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    SmartIT

    Paul Rothwell, COO

    Their knowledge, experience, and relationships at the State and local level provide a great partner to any business looking to maximize growth plans or a move.
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    Serious Attention to Detail

    Newsroom




    Woman-Owned Interior Design Firm Expanding HQ, Adding Jobs in Carmel

    Date: 4/19/2017

    Mitsch Design, a commercial interior architectural design firm, announced plans to expand its headquarters in Hamilton County, nearly tripling its office space and creating up to 43 new jobs by 2021. The company will invest $2.38 million to expand its headquarters in the Indiana Design Center. The Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) offered up to $75,000 in training grants and up to $225,000 in conditional tax credits based on the company’s job creation plans. The city of Carmel


    Tech Firm Investing in Data Center & Adding Jobs in Central Indiana

    Date: 4/13/2017

    The Brookfield Group, a full-service technology company, announced plans today to expand its operations in central Indiana, investing in its Carmel headquarters and downtown Indianapolis data center. The company plans to create up to 31 new high-wage jobs by 2021. In addition, The Brookfield Group has also partnered with Indianapolis-based The Speak Easy to open a 10,000-square-foot co-working space called Platform 24; this is Carmel’s first co-working space.


    Global Quality Assurance Company Unveils HQ Expansion, Continues Job Growth

    Date: 4/5/2017

    Stratosphere Quality, a global provider of quality assurance and outsourcing solutions to manufacturers, announced plans today to expand its headquarters in Hamilton County, creating up to 250 new jobs by 2020.


    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.


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    317-608-0444




    11650 N. Lantern Road
    Suite 108
    Fishers, Indiana 46038