Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is a production
of our advertising agency, Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications and is the only daily, hour-long business broadcast in the region. The News Hour is made possible through the sponsorship of: Aureon of West Des Moines, Iowa Computer Repair of Windsor Heights, ReMax Real Estate Concepts of the Des Moines Metro, the Iowa Association of Business and Industry, DWebware of Urbandale, The Strudl Haus of Des Moines, Manpower of Central Iowa, Tero International and the Kreamer Law Firm of West Des Moines.
Joining us from the Greater Des Moines Partnership is Meg Schneider the Vice President of Business Development. She is with us to talk about the economic impact of purchasing more of what you are already buying...but buying it local. This is not only B2C but also B2B. By switching just 5% of the purchases your business is already making you impact the local economy by....I'll let Meg share that.