Economic Development Program Services

  • Business retention and expansion/Economic gardening
  • Business attraction and marketing
  • Green economy resource guides
  • Program evaluation

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. With these tools, agencies can do more with less, reach greater numbers of businesses, and reduce the time and cost of evaluating the cost-effectiveness of economic development programs and activities.

See examples of ADE’s work in economic development program services…