We focus on providing analysis of private sector sourced consumer market information that are not available from government entities.  We utilize Claritas Prizm and Conexions consumer market segmentation reports by zip. We track technology saturation by in home and mobile indices. We review household asset and saving trends as well as income data. Placer.ai cellular service traces foot and other traffic  for pattern (not just counts). IMPLAN is the system most economists use to forecast and run models. It forecasts doing stable times.  Emsi allows us to run commercial profiles. Dun and Bradstreet risk reports educate us about which businesses in our region are pre-Warning Notice. Commercial credit card transaction patterns determine what kind of economy the region is currently experiencing. We also specialize in hard to find government data such as from the IRS. We use these tools for many purpose to gather an understanding of the market permeability for a wide range of industries.

We also rely on public information provided by Maine Department of Labor’s Center for Workforce Research and Information. CWRI compiles available publicly collected market information into Tableaux interactive geospatial data sheets. We feature some on this website but they have many more. These are among the best reports in the nation and very good.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about economic and workforce development in our region.

  • Claritas Prizm and Conexions consumer market
  • Placer.ai cellular service
  • IMPLAN is the system most economists
  • Emsi, Burning Glass,
  • Dun and Bradstreet risk reports
  • Commercial credit card transaction patterns
  • IRS and other hard to find public data like bed tax reports