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Microsoft's Investment in Iowa Nears $2 Billion

April 18, 2014

Earlier today the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board approved awards to six companies proposing capital investment and job creation projects in Iowa. One of those companies is Microsoft Corporation.  Microsoft’s newest investment in West Des Moines is poised to create 84 new jobs and bring $1.1 billion in new capital investment to the state.   Since 2008, Microsoft’s total investment in Iowa now nears almost $2B. To see all of the investment projects that were awarded today – view the complete board release here. Also, checkout in-depth news coverage about today's exciting business announcements by the Des Moines Register and Iowa Public Radio! -Tina H., IEDA Communications Team



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