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Businesses Aren’t The Only Thing We Scale
The Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) is the state’s leading economic development organization with a streamlined mission to grow and strengthen Arizona’s economy. The ACA uses a three-pronged approach to advance the overall economy: recruit, grow, create. Learn more.



City of Fontana
From agriculture to steel, from healthcare to transportation, Fontana is an economic powerhouse. Due to its geographic location, Fontana has become a vital hub for the supply chain linking suppliers to businesses to consumers throughout the world. Fontana sits at the crossroads of three major highways (I-10, I-15, and SR-210), as well as located 50 miles from Los Angeles, 70 miles from the Port of Long Beach, and 10 miles from Ontario International Airport. Fontana is a premiere location to launch and grow your business! Learn More.

Industry Works…For Local Jobs
The City of Industry has a daytime workforce population of more than 60,000 people working in over 3,000 companies located in the city. Designed to attract businesses that benefit from a skilled and dedicated workforce from the surrounding communities, the City is committed to continuously improving the necessary tools to attract manufacturers and employees that want to grow and take pride in American made products. Learn More.

Port of Long Beach
As the West Coast’s premier container seaport, the Port of Long Beach handles trade valued at $200 billion annually and supports 2.6 million jobs across the United States, including 575,000 in Southern California and 1 in 5 jobs in Long Beach. Learn More.


Grand Junction Economic Partnership
Colorado’s Grand Junction area, nestled between the snow-capped Rocky Mountains and the stunning Moab desert, embraces western work ethic and new-age innovation. Grand Junction is where small-town hospitality meets big-city accessibility. It’s home to a flourishing economy, a nation-leading labor supply, and affordable housing opportunities. Learn More.


MetroHartford Alliance
The MetroHartford Alliance is the region’s business and economic development organization that drives economic prosperity by leading a collaborative and unified strategic effort to retain and create jobs and to promote the Greater HartfordRegion as an exceptional place to build a business, an industry, a career and a future. Learn More.


Delaware Is Where Business Gets Personal
Ready for your business to prosper? We’re DelawareProsperity Partnership, the lead economic development resource for Delaware and we’re here to help your business thrive. Discover why so many businesses choose Delaware. Learn More.


Florida Is Where Finance Thrives
Florida has ideal conditions for fintech businesses to flourish, including one of the most talented and diverse workforces in the country and a truly business-friendly climate. Discover more ways your business can bank on Florida. Learn More.

FPL: Powering Florida’s Growing Businesses
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL), Florida’s largest utility with 4.9 million customers in 35 counties, has rates 25 percent below the national average, top-tier reliability and incentives for growing businesses. Since 2013, FPL’s Office of Economic Development has directly supported 121 companies grow in Florida, resulting in pledges to create more than 26,000 jobs. Learn More.

Discover Florida’s Best Location for Business Growth
As the official economic development partnership for GreaterFort Lauderdale/Broward County, our mission is to help companies create and retain high-wage jobs and encourage capital investment in high-value targeted industries. We work to create a strong business climate, develop vibrant communities, and improve the quality of life for all. Learn More.

Hernando County Office of Business Development
Part of the dynamic Tampa Bay Region, Hernando County is where your business finds the perfect blend of availability, accessibility and affordability. For many, the corporate address is Brooksville–Tampa Bay Regional Airport & Technology Center. This 2400-acre park is home to not only aviation, but also a range of manufacturers and other industries. On Hernando County’s east side, distribution and logistics firms capitalize on proximity of Interstate 75 and State Route 50, a key Florida east-west route. Learn More.

Jacksonville Port Authority
Located in the Southeastern U.S. at the crossroads of the nation’s rail and highway network, the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPOR T) is your global gateway to Florida, the nation’s third-largest state. JAXPORT is Florida’s largest container port and one of the nation’s largest vehicle-handling ports. Learn More.

Expanding Capacity to Florida’s Distribution Hub
With expanding terminal capacity and plenty of room for growth, Port Tampa Bay resides in one of the hottest industrial real estate markets in the U.S. Port Tampa Bay also has new and expanded container services with Central America, Mexico and Asia. Learn more.

Industrial Space In The Heart Of Southeast Florida
Located midway between Orlando and Miami, St. Lucie County is bisected by I-95 and Florida’s Turnpike, offering access within a 3-hour drive to 70% of the state. Six million+ SF of spec industrial space is under construction in 10 parks, space available from 16,500 to 1 million+ SF or BTS. Learn more.


World Business Chicago
Celebrating ten consecutive years as the number one ranked metro region for corporate relocation and site selection. Today the greater Chicagoland region is a united, collaborative powerhouse. Contact us to learn how we are driving economic growth, advancing industries, and working to cement the region’s status as a global business hub. Learn more.

Hoosier Energy
Hoosier Energy is a Rural Electric Cooperative (REC) whose electric generation plants provide reliable, abundant, and affordable electricity. Hoosier Energy Economic Development provides economic development resources for your business to relocate or expand in 60 Indiana and Illinois counties. Learn more.


Hoosier Energy
Hoosier Energy is a Rural Electric Cooperative (REC) whose electric generation plants provide reliable, abundant, and affordable electricity. Hoosier Energy Economic Development provides economic development resources for your business to relocate or expand in 60 Indiana and Illinois counties. Learn more.

Indiana Economic Development Corporation
As one of the best states in the nation for long-term fiscal stability and low corporate income tax rates, you can feel free to explore your biggest, most ambitious ideas. We’ve created a business-forward environment, and we’re ready to show you that we’re committed to your ongoing success in Indiana. Learn more.

Jackson County Industrial Development Corporation
Your business isn’t going to thrive just anywhere. You need the right climate for success, where the pressure from taxes, investment costs and red tape are at their lowest. Indiana has the business environment you need to successfully meet your objectives, and the industry initiatives designed to stimulate growth, innovation and profits. Learn more.

Grow Wabash County
Growing a business in Wabash County is easier with our central location.  We are 1 hour from Fort Wayne, 1 ½ hours from Indianapolis, 3 hours from Chicago and 3 ½ hours from Detroit, Columbus, Cincinnati and Louisville. This access offers companies the opportunity to serve major metropolitan markets from a low-cost business location. Learn more.


Hutchinson Reno Chamber of Commerce
Hutchinson and Reno County is an incredible place to own and grow a business. As a destination-city in Kansas, we are home to world-class entertainment options, including sports arenas and museums. Tourists come to Hutchinson from throughout the region, creating unique opportunities for businesses looking to serve the local population and beyond. If you want to be part of our growing community – join us. Working with members and stakeholders, the Chamber is making Hutchinson and Reno County an even better place to connect, grow, and play. Learn More.

GO Topeka
Positioned as an industry leader, the new GO Topeka will strive to innovate, collaborate and boldly move Topeka and Shawnee County into the future. Learn More.


Cleco and its dedicated economic development team are laser-focused on preparedness, making significant investments to offer clean and renewable energy, and engaging with local educational and talent initiatives to power Louisiana’s present and future. Learn more.

Louisiana Economic Development
Louisiana Economic Development aims to strengthen the state’s business environment and create a more vibrant Louisiana economy. Louisiana offers unique business advantages and countless opportunities. Find out how Louisiana works with you.

North Louisiana Economic Partnership
North Louisiana Economic Partnership (NLEP) provides professional economic development services to the 14-parish (county) region of North Louisiana, including lead generation and prospect management. Learn more.

SWLA Economic Development Alliance
Southwest Louisiana: we are equipped for opportunity! We have six ports, two major airports, and numerous shovel-ready sites, buildings, plants and petrochem facilities available for development. Learn More.

St. Tammany Corporation
St. Tammany’s healthy and cost-effective business climate can help your company grow. As part of the New Orleans Metro Region—known as “Greater New Orleans”—St. Tammany boasts low business costs, successful workforce development initiatives, and responsive incentive programs. Learn More.


A Great Place To Thrive
Michigan is home to some of the world’s largest industries. We’re proud to power them with reliable energy and more. From competitive rates to “Energy Ready” certified sites, sustainable energy solutions and links to a robust talent pipeline, we connect all the dots. Let us show you the Great Lakes state is a great place to thrive. Learn more.

Pure Michigan Means Pure Opportunity
Big changes are taking place in the world and once again Michigan is at the forefront. Businesses are choosing Michiganfor our diverse and abundant workforce, business-friendly environment, low cost of living, and global supply chain assets. The next great revolution is happening right here. So get here or get left behind. Learn More.


Ready To Ignite
MISSISSIPPI IS READY. Ready to ignite your company’s success with the resources, assets and infrastructure you’ve been looking for, as well as the world-class workforce you need to compete. Don’t miss out on the chance to spark new possibilities for your company. Learn More.


Missouri One Start
Missouri One Start provides a tailored workforce strategy to address your unique business needs. At no cost to eligible businesses, our team at Missouri One Start will customize services ranging from pre-employment screening and recruitment to designing job-specific training both during and after the onboarding process. Our comprehensive workforce program ensures you have the right workforce, with the right skillset, at the right time. Learn More.


York County Development Corporation
York County, Nebraska is a place where you can achieve your business goals, no matter what the size, and do business the way you want. The support that you need to make your business run as efficiently as possible is right at your fingertips with the wide variety and abundant vendors in suppliers. By doing business in York County, you join a strong business community that is committed to working in partnership. Businesses here are known for supporting each other, referring to business, and celebrating each other’s success. Learn More.


City of Henderson
The fast-growing city of over 330,000 puts your operation in the heart of Southern Nevada’s dynamic tech corridor where innovation accelerates growth. Just a half-day’s drive from California ports, Henderson is a world away in pro-business ease, offering lower costs, reduced regulations and superior tax advantages in a state ranked #7 in the nation for tax climate by the national Tax Foundation. Learn More.


City of Claremont, New Hampshire
The City of Claremont, New Hampshire is home to a number of diverse companies with targeted growth in technology, manufacturing, the City Center and housing. We welcome inquiries from startup and existing businesses as well as those looking to expand into our area. Choose Claremont NH for your business location. (URL here!) Learn More.


Choose New Jersey
From the lightbulb to digital cellular technology, the first CAR-T cell therapy to 5G, New Jersey is a hub for disruption and discovery. Home to the plant-based revolution and the largest offshore wind project in the U.S., we are shaping tomorrow’s world. What will you accomplish here? Learn more.


Empire State Development Corp.
The climate for doing business in New York has never been better. If you’re looking to launch or expand your business, you’ve come to the right place. You’ll find an array of Empire State advantages: tax-based incentives, resources and training for entrepreneurs and businesses looking to go global, industry/university partnerships fostering the development of innovative technologies and products, and the financial support needed to help businesses grow. Learn more.

Genesee County Economic Development Center
Genesee County has the workforce talent, shovel-ready sites, financial assistance and market access to help your company grow. With 2 million population in less than an hour drive, we have the workforce you need to succeed, and over 1,800 acres of shovel-ready sites. Learn More.


Operation Oswego County
Operation Oswego County works to enhance and protect the business climate of Oswego County, NY. To achieve that goal, we provide comprehensive assistance to prospective and existing business. Learn More.



BioTech Is Thriving In North Carolina
With 30,000 people working in manufacturing medicines and pharmaceuticals, North Carolina is #1 in biomanufacturing in the United States. From the mountains to the coast, growth is happening, careers are advancing, and opportunities are thriving. Learn More.

ElectriCities of North Carolina
ElectriCities of North Carolina is an association of 70+ municipal power providers. Visit our website to find available buildings, land, and demographic information in North Carolina. Learn more and contact ElectriCities today.

Greenville ENC Alliance
Greenville is a thriving economic center and one of the fastest growing regions in the state. Abundant land and industrial parks offer companies lower cost alternatives and room for growth. Learn more.

Research Triangle Regional Partnership
With diverse businesses, highly skilled talent and low tax rates, it’s no wonder the Research Triangle Region is the first choice for growing businesses. Learn more.


In Ohio, your business will benefit from a simplified tax structure, diversified industrial base, robust supply chain, central location, multi-modal transportation and logistics infrastructure, cutting-edge technology, and R&D hubs that—taken together—are tailor-made for growing products and services Made in America. Learn more.


Snake River Economic Development Alliance
Snake River Economic Development Alliance encompasses the counties of Payette and Washington in Idaho and Malheur County in Oregon. The business opportunities are diverse with a mix of well-established manufacturers, an expanding high technology sector, world-class outdoor recreational opportunities, and some of the nation’s most livable communities. Learn more.


Choose Chester
In South Carolina, along Interstate 77 between Charlotte, NC and Columbia, SC, there’s a place just 40 minutes from metropolitan advantages, yet moments from a lifestyle filled with promise and possibilities; where you can see the stars at night and where businesses and business opportunities shine brightly along our industrial corridor. A place to raise a family, your standard of living, and your goals. Chester County. Learn more.

North Eastern Strategic Alliance
NESA is a regional, non-profit, economic development organization that serves nine counties in the northeastern corner of South Carolina. Our primary objective is to create jobs for the residents of the region by working within the existing industry base and recruiting new companies. We assist these companies by providing research assistance, infrastructure support, workforce training opportunities, regional site selection assistance and we work with our county partners and the state to help coordinate incentive packages. Learn more.


Wilson County Economic Development Board
Wilson County is strategically located in the center of thriving Middle Tennessee with access to three interstates, rail and an international airport.  Wilson County truly has something of interest for everyone.  From Cumberland University to major corporate headquarters and state parks to modern suburbs, the county offers a dynamic mixture of opportunity, prosperity and experience. Learn more.


Alliance Texas
AllianceTexas is much more than a 27,000-acre master-planned community. It’s a place to grow your business and raise a family. It’s an economic engine powering a region where businesses big and small are embracing innovation. Learn more.

Amarillo Economic Development Corporation
At the Amarillo EDC, we know you want to be confident in the health and future of your business while also maintaining a healthy work-life balance. You deserve to have both a thriving career and family. To do that, you must live in a vibrant community that supports you. And there’s no better place than Amarillo. For more than 30 years, the Amarillo EDC has supported hundreds of businesses in their relocation, growth, and expansion process. We want to make Amarillo a place where businesses and individuals can prosper. Learn more about how Amarillo can help you succeed. Learn more.

The Borderplex Alliance
With over 360 significant manufacturing operations, it’s no wonder the Borderplex Region, which includes El Paso, Las Cruces, and Cd. Juárez continues to attract companies worldwide. Learn more.

Conroe Economic Development Council
Located 40 miles north of Houston along I-45, Conroe, the county seat of Montgomery County, is one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States. Conroe’s modern, business-friendly atmosphere attracts a wide variety of industries ranging from tourism and dining to distribution, manufacturing, and professional services. Residents are attracted to new and affordable homes, award-winning educational institutions, beautiful Lake Conroe, easily accessible walking trails, Conroe’s charming downtown, and how easy it is to get around. Combined with the proximity to Houston’s amenities and gulf coast beaches, it’s no wonder that in Conroe, Texas, More is Made HereLearn more.

Development Corporation of Abilene
Step into Abilene and embrace a city full of hardworking people committed to something bigger than the day-to-day. Focused on the future of business, Abilene has the foundation and infrastructure of a well-oiled machine with a reliable rail system and regional airport to ship goods and commodities throughout the U.S. Learn more.

Hamilton Economic Development Corporation
The responsibility of the Hamilton Economic Development Corporation (HEDC) is to reinvest the funds in Hamilton, to expand the city property tax base and create quality job opportunities. The HEDC provides leadership and direction to the City’s economic and community development efforts within guidelines established by the HEDC and the City of Hamilton. Learn more. 

Irving-Las Colinas: The “Headquarters of Headquarters”
Discover why more companies are choosing to call Irving-Las Colinas home. Centrally located in thriving Dallas-Fort Worth, Irving-Las Colinas offers an exceptional lifestyle combined with a pro-business mindset, making it the “Headquarters of Headquarters,” with more Fortune 1000 global headquarters per capita than any other city in Texas. Learn more.

The 3rd Fastest Growth City in America!
A great location, plenty of skilled labor, growing infrastructure and abundant real estate are just some of the top reasons to consider Pflugerville, Texas! It’s no wonder Money Magazine named Pflugerville as one of the Best Places to Live. Learn More.

Port Freeport
Port Freeport is a deep sea port strategically situated just 60 miles south of downtown Houston and is in the industrial hub area of Brazoria County. With an abundance of land available for development, accessibility through road and railway, and the shortest deep-water channel on the Texas Coast, Port Freeport is your perfect partner for growth. We value our partnerships and put safety and productivity at the heart of every approach. Inquire about what we can do for your business today. Learn More.

Port of Houston Authority
For over a century, Port Houston has served as a strategic leader for the Houston Ship Channel and is instrumental in the City of Houston’s development for international trade. Port Houston owns, manages, and operates eight public terminals along the 52-mile waterway, including the area’s largest breakbulk facility and two of the most efficient container terminals in the country. Learn More.


InvesTT focuses on the country’s key non-energy sectors: Energy Intensive Manufacturing, Maritime and Logistics, Business Process Outsourcing, Hotel & Resort Development and Agro-Processing.  We work in partnership with investors from the beginning of their site selection process straight through to the establishment of business and successful operations. Learn more.


Virginia Economic Development PartnershipVirginia Economic Development Partnership
Virginia continues to raise the bar when it comes to talent development. Programs such as the Virginia Talent Accelerator Program and the Tech Talent Investment Program make sure Virginians are prepared for the jobs of today and the future. Learn more.


City of Richland Office of Business & Economic Development
Richland owns over 2,000 acres of undeveloped industrial property to welcome new businesses to the area. The Horn Rapids Industrial Park focuses on clean tech, manufacturing, agriculture, and most importantly the creation of jobs, which is the main driver of our land sales. A large majority of the Horn Rapids Industrial Park property is served by Burlington Northern (BN) Railroad and Union Pacific (UP) making this industrial park unique for it’s service and access opportunities. Learn more.


West Virginia Development Office
We believe there’s no better place to build and grow a business in the Eastern United States than Yes, West Virginia. Let us show you why: westvirginia.gov/


Wisconsin Lives To Help You Find Success
From our central location and extensive transportation infrastructure to our experienced, educated workforce – there are countless reasons to choose Wisconsin. From site selection through construction, opening and expansion, we can help you and your clients realize their vision. Let Wisconsin show you how to truly Look Forward. Learn more.


Cheyenne, Wyoming Continues To Grow
For over 35 years Cheyenne LEADS has led the effort to help thoughtfully build and diversify Cheyenne and Laramie County’s economy. This is done with a focus on attracting family owned, multi-generational businesses, while retaining businesses already located in the community. Learn more.