Employers' Council of Iowa
The Employers' Council of Iowa is
comprised of groups of employers who work in partnership with Iowa
Workforce Development to meet the workforce needs of employers.
The ECI Role
Open lines of communication between
Iowa Workforce Development and the employer community.
Provide a vehicle to inform
employers of the services and programs of Iowa Workforce Development
and let employers know how they can benefit from them.
Suggest methods to improve Iowa
Workforce Development services and performance.
Provide expert information to
employers on issues that affect the business community.
Engage in public/private ventures
that will be of benefit to both employers and the labor force.
Effect beneficial legislative
changes at state and federal levels.
Why Join ECI?
ECI members have the inside track on:
Participating in local and regional
seminars on employment-related subjects.
Addressing local employment and
Providing input on how local Iowa
Workforce Development Centers operate.
Gaining access to up-to-date labor
Creating workable solutions to
human resource issues.
Networking with other Iowa
Interacting with the local
educational system in preparing students for the world of work.
Participating in job and career
For more information, visit the
Council of Iowa Web-site. For information on joining and
attending local Region 8 meetings or seminars contact the Business
Services Team at (712)
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