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State to name next 21st Century Talent Region

South Bend-Elkhart was named a 21st Century Talent Region in January. (photo courtesy of the South Bend-Elkhart Regional Partnership)

INDIANAPOLIS (Inside INdiana Business) — State officials will Tuesday announce the next community to be named a 21st Century Talent Region. The state says the designation recognizes communities that “commit to using a systems approach to attract, develop, and connect Hoosier talent.”

The new community will be the sixth to receive the 21st Century Talent Region designation. The others include northeast Indianasoutheast Indiana, the Indiana UplandsHamilton County, and South Bend-Elkhart

Indiana Secretary of Career Connections and Talent Blair Milo, Indiana Commissioner for Higher Education Teresa Lubbers and Indiana Destination Development Corp. Secretary and Chief Executive Officer Elaine Bedel will take part in the announcement. They will be joined by community leaders from Indianapolis.

Inside INdiana Business will have more information as it becomes available.