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  Category: Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017)


Partnership Creates Major Business Incubator & Research Institute at Experimental Station

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | The Economy | Date Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

State of Delaware, DuPont and University of Delaware partner to form Delaware Innovation Space, Inc.   WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Monday announced the creation of the Delaware Innovation Space, Inc. – a nonprofit public-private partnership established by the State of Delaware, DuPont, and the University of Delaware that will catalyze the entrepreneurial […]




Governor Carney Announces Departure of DEDO Director Bernice Whaley

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Whaley is joining St. Andrew’s School as Director of Development WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday announced that Dr. Bernice Whaley, the Director of the Delaware Economic Development Office, is leaving DEDO to become Director of Development at St. Andrew’s School in Middletown. Dr. Whaley has served as DEDO Director since June 2015. […]




Delaware Economic Development Working Group Recommends Plan for Public-Private Partnership

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Friday, April 7, 2017

Governor Carney created the working group with Executive Order #1 WILMINGTON, Del. – The Delaware Economic Development Working Group submitted its report to Governor John Carney on Friday, recommending a plan to implement a public-private partnership – the Delaware Prosperity Partnership – that would restructure Delaware’s economic development efforts. The nonprofit partnership, as recommended by […]




Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. Distribution Center Coming to Newark

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | Governor John Carney | The Economy | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 4, 2017

  New Castle, Del. – Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. is expected to expand its extensive United States’ logistics network upon the closing set for May 20, 2017 for the site of the former AstroPower building, currently owned by Christina School District, located at 300 Executive Drive, Pencader Industrial Park in New Castle with […]




NextFab New Addition to Wilmington’s Creative District

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Collaborative workspace to expand operations and programs to Wilmington Wilmington, DE  – NextFab Studio, LLC, d.b.a. NextFab (“NextFab”) will soon expand operations south of Philadelphia and open a makerspace in downtown Wilmington with assistance from a $350,000 Delaware Strategic Fund grant recently approved by the Council on Development Finance. “Known for our willingness to embrace […]







  Category: Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017)


Partnership Creates Major Business Incubator & Research Institute at Experimental Station

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | The Economy | Date Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

State of Delaware, DuPont and University of Delaware partner to form Delaware Innovation Space, Inc.   WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Monday announced the creation of the Delaware Innovation Space, Inc. – a nonprofit public-private partnership established by the State of Delaware, DuPont, and the University of Delaware that will catalyze the entrepreneurial […]




Governor Carney Announces Departure of DEDO Director Bernice Whaley

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Whaley is joining St. Andrew’s School as Director of Development WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday announced that Dr. Bernice Whaley, the Director of the Delaware Economic Development Office, is leaving DEDO to become Director of Development at St. Andrew’s School in Middletown. Dr. Whaley has served as DEDO Director since June 2015. […]




Delaware Economic Development Working Group Recommends Plan for Public-Private Partnership

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Friday, April 7, 2017

Governor Carney created the working group with Executive Order #1 WILMINGTON, Del. – The Delaware Economic Development Working Group submitted its report to Governor John Carney on Friday, recommending a plan to implement a public-private partnership – the Delaware Prosperity Partnership – that would restructure Delaware’s economic development efforts. The nonprofit partnership, as recommended by […]




Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. Distribution Center Coming to Newark

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | Governor John Carney | The Economy | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 4, 2017

  New Castle, Del. – Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. is expected to expand its extensive United States’ logistics network upon the closing set for May 20, 2017 for the site of the former AstroPower building, currently owned by Christina School District, located at 300 Executive Drive, Pencader Industrial Park in New Castle with […]




NextFab New Addition to Wilmington’s Creative District

Delaware Economic Development Office (2013-2017) | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Collaborative workspace to expand operations and programs to Wilmington Wilmington, DE  – NextFab Studio, LLC, d.b.a. NextFab (“NextFab”) will soon expand operations south of Philadelphia and open a makerspace in downtown Wilmington with assistance from a $350,000 Delaware Strategic Fund grant recently approved by the Council on Development Finance. “Known for our willingness to embrace […]