Providing Economic Development
Tools & Advisory Services



BC Software


Using what’s available or known is not always
the best way to solve new problems.

BC Advisory

Advisory Services

Put our four decades of economic development leadership to work for you. We developed and implemented the programs we now offer to you.

“With teamwork and
a shared understanding,
great things can happen.”

Eric Canada introduces his new book Economic Development for the Team and shares its vital impact on growth. For the Team was written to help infuse cohesion in a group and fuel success through a common understanding. Get your copy today!

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Economic Development for the Team

New Book by Eric P. Canada

Services We Offer

With more than four decades of combined executive leadership at the local, state and regional levels, we’ve implemented the various advisory services we now offer to your organization

Economic Engineering

Transformational economic development is possible with the right mindset and process. EE is not a strategic plan, it is a vehicle to transform a community’s economic future.

Economic Engineering

Cluster Sales Xcelerator

Foster targeted business growth, healthy competition, and joint-ventures. Our new industry cluster strategy is designed to identify, build and support the foundation to a markets economic success, B2B sales.

Let’s Xcelerate

Business Retention & Expansion Strategy

A BR|E interview is not an existing business strategy. Our LEAN process helps clients frame the perfect program for the community.

The LEAN Process

Speaking, Training & Public Workshop Facilitation

Blane, Canada excels at providing a structure and principles for the transfer of economic development knowledge. Anyone can string together anecdotes and success stories… we offer more.

Training That Works



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Economic Development for the Team covers the fundamentals of economic development, our clients, programs, and issues. Stories and visuals make concepts relatable. It is packed with terms and a glossary serving as a quick source on the language of the field.

Free Resources BlaneCanada Whitepapers

Over 20+ years, Blane, Canada Ltd. has been a prolific publisher of economic development business retention and expansion as well as economic development marketing white papers.

Featured Publication BRE CoachesPlaybook

The Coach’s Playbook originates from frequently asked BR|E program questions. It covers general principles that can be used by any development professional to “up their game” regardless of the style of their current BR|E program.

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