What We Do

We have the know-how to help you prosper.

Research and analysis of the highest caliber. An unmatched capacity for facilitation and engagement. Imaginative, sustainable approaches to complex problems. A genuine dedication to helping clients and communities succeed. ADE brings all that and more to every project.

Here's what the ADE team can do for you:

Economic Development Strategies

ADE provides a full suite of planning services related to economic development. Our action plans prioritize a community's economic objectives and identify specific activities and resources needed to achieve these objectives. More about ADE's Economic Development Strategies…

Research and Economic Analysis

ADE produces technical studies that help clients respond to rapidly changing economic conditions and market trends. More about ADE's Research and Economic Analysis…

Fiscal and Economic Impact Analysis

ADE uses state of the art interactive tools to evaluate fiscal and economic impacts of development projects, community plans, government regulations and economic development programs. More about ADE's Fiscal and Economic Impact Analysis…

Financing and Resource Development

With a 30 year understanding of local government, ADE adeptly matches local project needs with potential grant sources, successfully linking their mutual interests. More about ADE's Financing and Resource Development…

Public Policy and Regional Collaboration

Our policy experience and networks with state, federal and regional partners provide us with valuable “market intelligence” to understand emerging policy areas and how they translate into strategic and resource opportunities for our clients. More about ADE's Public Policy and Regional Collaboration…

Economic Development Program Services

ADE offers a suite of web-based tools, along with strategic partnerships with marketing specialists and business development resources, to help economic development agencies promote their economic advantages, connect entrepreneurs with business assistance resources and attract potential employers to their communities. More about ADE's Economic Development Program Services…