Entries by Grow Fairfield

Hiring Executive Director

FAIRFIELD ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION (FEDA) Fairfield, IA 9-28-23 POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR REPORTS TO: Board of Directors SUPERVISES: All staff, volunteers and resources associated with FEDA. FUNCTIONS: The Executive Director is the Chief Administrative Officer and is charged with the responsibility of supervision and management of FEDA and the general promotion and business related to […]

Grow Fairfield Responds to Housing Need, Acquires 35-Acres for New Housing

  FAIRFIELD, IOWA (August 10, 2023) Grow Fairfield Economic Development Association (formerly FEDA) is pleased to announce it has acquired a 35-acre site to be developed for a new residential subdivision. This strategic procurement aligns with the recent housing study carried out in partnership with the City of Fairfield Housing Task Force. The study underscores […]

Laraby Named to the Professional Developers of Iowa Board of Directors

FAIRFIELD/DES MOINES, IOWA (July 11,2023) Joshua Laraby, Executive Director of Grow Fairfield Economic Development Association (Grow Fairfield), has been named to the distinguished Board of Directors of the Professional Developers of Iowa (PDI.) Laraby’s appointment to the PDI Board of Directors highlights his exceptional leadership and impact on fostering collaboration, strengthening area communities, and driving […]

Fairfield Manufacturers Association, Grow Fairfield present award to Fairfield’s Teacher of the Year

(FAIRFIELD, IOWA) – Grow Fairfield Economic Development Association and the Fairfield Manufacturer’s Association (FMA) presented financial awards to the Fairfield Teacher of the Year at the Educator Appreciation Ceremony held at the Fairfield High School on Monday, May 1. The Druzilla F. Clark Foundation also presented a check to this year’s recipient. Washington Elementary kindergarten […]

Nick Graham Named to FEDA Board

FAIRFIELD, IOWA (May 19, 2023) Nick Graham, Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Cambridge Investment Research, Inc. has been elected by the Grow Fairfield Economic Development Association Board of Directors to join its eight-member Board. Graham joined Cambridge in 2017 and leads a growing team of nearly 200 technology associate professionals. He also serves […]

Bovard Studios Brings Stained-Glass and Commercial Framing Capabilities to Weaton Companies Architectural Products Portfolio

*Press Release shared by Weaton Companies FAIRFIELD, IA – March 31, 2023 Weaton Companies announced today that they have acquired Bovard Studios, Inc., an award-winning provider of products and services to create, restore and preserve stained-glass windows in sacred and historic buildings across the US. Both companies are based in Fairfield, Iowa. Bovard Studios was […]

City & Grow Fairfield Seek Input on Housing Needs with Community Survey

Please Participate in the Survey by (Extended to December 11th) www.growfairfield.com/housingsurvey The City of Fairfield and Grow Fairfield Economic Development Association have formed a task force and are partnering to conduct a housing needs study and are asking for the community’s input to identify what type of housing is needed in the area through a […]

New Child Care Center Names Finch as Center Director

(FAIRFIELD, IOWA) October 27, 2022 – The Cambridge Little Achievers Center Board of Directors has named Tiffany Finch as the Center Director. Finch comes with 10 years of exceptional leadership experience in early childhood education.  Finch’s effective start date was August 22nd and will spend the next months developing the new Center’s programming and the […]