Geospatial Analyses (GIS)

Spatial Data Science Conference

November 14, 2023 / Comments Off on Spatial Data Science Conference

On October 18 and 19, an ESI cohort attended the Spatial Data Science Conference in New York City. Here, they learned about new techniques for and applications of spatial data science. The first day of the conference consisted of 11 workshops with industry specialists. Day 2, which was the main conference, had 20 short presentations […]

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Hoboken Terminal: Using Google Maps API to Optimize Transit Accessibility and Mobility

October 6, 2023 / Comments Off on Hoboken Terminal: Using Google Maps API to Optimize Transit Accessibility and Mobility

As part of a larger transit project, ESI recently evaluated travel times to job centers in New York City from all transit stops in Hudson County on bus, light rail, and PATH lines with direct access to Hoboken Terminal. The purpose of the analysis was to identify routes and stops that could be optimized to […]

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Opportunity Lives Here: Economic Development Master Plan for Delaware’s Three Rivers Area

June 20, 2023 / Comments Off on Opportunity Lives Here: Economic Development Master Plan for Delaware’s Three Rivers Area

Opportunity Lives Here: An Economic Development Master Plan for Delaware’s Three Rivers Area is a comprehensive strategy to build the local economy of a distressed area that has key assets for inclusive growth. ESI led a team of land use planners and community outreach strategists in developing a master plan that is informed by implementable […]

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Guy Michael Thigpen

April 25, 2023 / Comments Off on Guy Michael Thigpen

Guy Michael Thigpen is a highly accomplished Researcher and Analytics Executive with a distinguished career in the fields of process management, training and development, and program implementation. He currently resides in Philadelphia, PA, where he serves as the Senior Modeler in the Office of Property Assessment at the Philadelphia Department of Finance. In this role, […]

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Accelerating Equitable Small Business Growth in Philadelphia

December 28, 2020 / Comments Off on Accelerating Equitable Small Business Growth in Philadelphia

Equity in Small Business Study Econsult Solutions participated on a team along with Urbane Development and SourceLink® led by Next Street, to aid the United Way of Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey, the City of Philadelphia, and the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation in assessing opportunities for equitable entrepreneurship and developing strategies to increase business opportunities […]

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Equitable Wilmington Collaborative Small Business Market Analysis

November 6, 2020 / Comments Off on Equitable Wilmington Collaborative Small Business Market Analysis

Wilmington, Delaware booms with large business and corporations, but it also has many small businesses. Among other factors, small businesses took a significant blow due to the pandemic and racial tensions throughout the US. Equitable Wilmington commissioned ESI to conduct a market analysis to advise Equitable Wilmington to better support their small businesses. The market […]

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