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Conway Data Launches Trust Belt

Publisher of Site Selection Magazine debuts newsletter and website focused on telling the story of the economic rebirth of the extended Upper Midwest region of the U.S.

ATLANTA, Ga. (August 5, 2013) - With Upper Midwest cities such as Cleveland and Ann Arbor recently winning significant corporate headquarters projects, the publisher of the award-winning Site Selection Magazine has launched a new publication designed to tell the story of the economic resurgence of the U.S. region once known as the "Rust Belt."

Trust Belt made its debut this month in an email blast to 40,000 recipients on August 23 with contributed articles from Ron Starner, executive vice president of Conway Data; Ed Burghard, founder of Strengthening Brand America; Jay Foran, senior vice president of Team Northeast Ohio; and Michael Finney, president and CEO of the Michigan Economic Development Corp. The website - - also features content on every state in the "Trust Belt" region by the award-winning writers and editors of Site Selection Magazine.

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A repository of timely news, information and analysis of economic developments throughout the entire 15-state region, Trust Belt shines a bright light on what's really happening in places like Pittsburgh, Syracuse, Madison, Milwaukee, Cleveland, Detroit, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Columbus, Chicago, Minneapolis, Buffalo, Youngstown, Akron, Toledo, Syracuse, Saginaw, Grand Rapids, Des Moines, Sioux City, Omaha, St. Louis and everywhere in between.

"The renaissance of this entire region is now one of the biggest turnaround stories of our time," says Ron Starner, who serves as executive editor of Trust Belt. "That's why we are devoting an entire newsletter and website to it."

Trust Belt will be a monthly newsletter with a global distribution and will feature opportunities for organizations throughout the region to post press releases and links to news stories about their states and communities. Advertising opportunities in the newsletter and website are also available to interested parties.

For more information, please contact Conway Data, publisher of Trust Belt, at 770-446-6996 or email Ron Starner at