Our Process

Predictive Analytics

As a data analytics company, giving information meaning is our forte. Our predictive analytic process will connect you to your best business opportunities in economic development, real estate, and sales. The services we provide will allow you to concentrate on your core responsibilities while we take care of your challenges.

WA Analytics

WA Analytics is the research services arm of Whittaker Associates, Ltd. which conducts various market research and data entry projects for our clients.

Dean Whittaker, an economic development and real estate practitioner fascinated by emerging technologies, founded Whittaker Associates in 1987. By merging his professional expertise and his passion for technology, Dean could provide something other firms didn’t: hard-to-get company data.

By applying proprietary analytic methods, Whittaker Associates transforms this data into richer business knowledge. We bring meaning to information to help you achieve your business, real estate, and economic development goals.

"During my 30+ years as an economic development professional, I have engaged Whittaker Associates to help me identify prospects and generate in-depth research. Whittaker consistently delivers these items in exceptional manner."

Jim Alexander, AllianceSTL

Schedule a Consultation

Get In Touch

The Whittaker Report

Sign up to receive helpful tools and insightful posts.


1121 Ottawa Beach Road
Suite 240
Holland, MI 49424





One of the ongoing effects of the pandemic, to me, is a desire for convenience.  The curbside pickup of groceries reflects this trend. However, on Thanksgiving morning, I found myself shopping in two major grocery stores to pick up the essential heavy whipping cream...

read more

Remote Work: Here to Stay?

There’s no doubt that, unless you were considered an essential worker, you spent much of your days working from home during 2020. Yet, even with vaccine availability and better safety measures in place, many offices are still opting for remote work as we’re nearing...

read more
Follow Us

Copyright © 2020
Whittaker Associates Inc.