Strategic Plan

graphs-on-computer Strategic Plan ProcessCompleted in 2013, Avalanche Consulting helped Provo develop its first Citywide Economic Development Strategic Plan to guide the the growth of Provo over the next five years.

They engaged economic development stakeholders through a series of focus groups, interviews and online surveys.  Their analysis identified potential target industries to help Provo focus their marketing and development strategies.
You can download the complete Strategic Plan in the download section to the right.

Target Industries are listed below.


orange-mechanical-arm- Consumer Products
Companies that produce tangible commodities which are subsequently consumed by consumers.

Outdoor Recreational Goods
Online Consumer Services

blue-wires Advanced Manufacturing
This includes industries that progressively integrate new innovative technologies in both products and processes.

Aerospace Components
Clean Energy
Energy Equipment & Supplies
Metal Working & Products


lady-in-red-snowboarding Hospitality & Tourism
Comprised of industries that provide customer service to travelers and visitors.

Outdoor Recreation & Sports
Downtown Retail
Specialty Retail

Laboratory and microscope Life SciencesLife Sciences companies are involved in the fields of biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, biomedical technologies, life systems technologies, biomedical devices, etc.

Healthcare Services
Medical Device Manufacturing


receptionist-blue-scarf Professional ServicesThese industries provide services like banking, communications, engineering, etc.

Call Centers
Corporate Headquarters
Engineering Services
Finance & Insurance
Geotechnical Services

Man-in-server-room Information TechnologyCompanies in this category provide computing technology, such as networking, hardware, software, the Internet, etc,

Data Centers
Digital Media & Creative Design
Software & Web Applications