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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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    What Exactly Do We Do?

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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





    DemandJump

    Christopher Day, Co-Founder & CEO

    With their helpful and friendly demeanor, our experience with FairWinds Advisors confirms to us that we’ve partnered with true leaders in site selection and incentives industry.
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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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    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.




    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    DuraMark Technologies

    Bill Bussick, President

    Jenny was great to work with. She lead us through the process to a very successful outcome. I would highly recommend Jenny and FairWinds Advisors.
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    ACE Technologies

    Shellie Reyes, Office Manager

    I love working with you guys. It has been easy process and a wonderful experience.
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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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    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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    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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    Wayzata

    Andy Juang, CEO

    Jay and Jenny are very dedicated and knowledgeable people in the real estate and incentive marketplace. Easy people to work with and very accessible. Fairwinds represented us as if they were part of our Company.
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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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    The Brookfield Group

    Fadi J. Abdallah, CEO

    We didn’t know where to begin or what questions to ask, and as business owners, our time is always tight. FairWinds did everything – with almost no time or effort from us!
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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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    Lessonly

    Max Yoder, CEO

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


    FatStax

    Rusty Bishop, CEO

    With part of our team in California and part in Indiana, FairWinds was able to simplify and streamline the project process – even with a tight time-frame.
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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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    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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    FineLine Printing

    Lisa Young, COO

    The FairWinds team really listened to us, put an action plan in place and exceeded our expectations with their knowledge and overall turnaround time.
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    Serious Attention to Detail

    Newsroom




    Local Tech Firm Expanding in Fishers, IN

    Date: 3/21/2018

    Sales Tuners, founded by former Slingshot SEO and Compendium salesman Jim Brown in May 2016, plans to add 25 full-time jobs by the end of 2021 and make a capital investment of $365,800 to spur growth plans. The company, based at Launch Fishers, is a sales-training firm that took its name from a sales-oriented podcast Brown started in 2016 as a hobby. The company plans to hire employees who can provide group training for salespeople, one-on-one coaching and strategic advising for executives.


    Automation and IT Systems Firm Expands

    Date: 3/20/2018

    Ultimate Automation plans to spend more than $1 million to grow operations and add 31 full-time jobs by the end of 2021. The commercial audio-visual, automation and information technology systems provider opened a storefront location at The Depot, 8594 E. 116th St., in November. It was founded at Launch Fishers by Will O’Brien in early 2017. The IEDC offered Ultimate Automation up to $325,000 in conditional tax credits and up to $50,000 in training grants based on the job-creation plans. The


    Global e-Commerce Company Growing in Indiana

    Date: 3/19/2018

    VendorJump, a global e-commerce retailer founded last month at Launch Fishers, plans to add 26 fulltime positions and make a capital investment of $517,000 by the end of 2021. The IEDC offered VendorJump up to $185,000 in conditional tax credits and up to $65,000 in training grants.


    Indy software firm plans downtown expansion, 65 jobs

    Date: 1/11/2018

    Indianapolis-based software company Costello, Inc, co-founded by the former CEO of Compendium Software is planning a downtown expansion that is expected to create 65 jobs over the next four years. Costello Inc., which sells deal-management software for sales teams, said it plans to begin expanding its space in the Union 525 building at 525 S. Meridian St. to accommodate new employees.


    Lessonly Plans More Growth in Indianapolis After East Coast Capital Infusion

    Date: 12/14/2017

    Governor Eric J. Holcomb joined executives of Lessonly, a leader in online training software, today as the company announced plans to expand its headquarters in Indianapolis, with plans to more-than-double its team and create up to 102 new, high-wage jobs by 2020.


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    317-608-0444




    11650 N. Lantern Road
    Suite 108
    Fishers, Indiana 46038