New Brick. New Mortar.

By Casey Kidd Following the ICSC RECon 2019 trade show in Vegas, I came to several realizations about the purpose(s) brick and mortar retail is currently serving, as well as where it’s headed in the not so distant future. While it is true that retail today doesn’t look quite like it did 20 years ago, […]


On Data: A New Standard?

More than a decade ago, WTIA began capturing data for our communities based on the 2002 IEDC Data Standards for site selection. As one can imagine, this data transitioned many times through the years. Everything has changed; from the original capture mechanisms in Excel to the printed 11″ x 17″ one-fold information brochures. Data is […]