Idaho Directory of Economic Development Organizations
Idaho Directory of Economic Development Organizations.

Quick Facts

Idaho Governor Brad Little

  • Capital: Boise
  • Population (2017 Est.): 1,716,943
  • Largest Cities (2017): Boise, 226,570; Meridian, 99,926; Nampa, 93,590; Idaho Falls, 61,076; Pocatello, 55,193; Caldwell, 54,660
  • Targeted Industries: Food Production, Computer Technology & Innovation, Corporate Headquarters & Shared Services, Advanced Manufacturing, Travel & Tourism, Recreation Technology, Aerospace
  • Key Incentives: Tax Reimbursement Incentive, Idaho Opportunity Fund, Investment Tax Credit, Property Tax Exemption, Production Sales Tax Exemption
  • GDP (All Industry 2017): $71.9 billion*

*Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce

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State Listings

Idaho Economic Development Association (IEDA)

Sari David
Operations Manager
1255 West Highway 39
Blackfoot, ID 83221
208-716-2071
[email protected]
www.iedassociation.com

Idaho Department of Commerce

Susan Davidson
Business Attraction Manager
700 West State Street, 2nd Floor, P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0093
208-334-2470
[email protected]
www.commerce.idaho.gov/

 

Utility Listings

Idaho Power Company

Megan Ronk
Director of Business Innovation & Development
P.O. Box 70
Boise, ID 83707
208-388-2200
[email protected]
www.idahopower.com

Idaho Governor’s Office of Energy and Mineral Resources (OEMR)

John Chatburn
Administrator
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0199
208-332-1660
[email protected]
oemr.idaho.gov

 

Regional Listings

East-Central Idaho Planning & Development Association (ECIPDA)

Ken Poulsen
Business Development & Loan Officer
299 East 4th North
Rexburg, ID 83440
208-356-4524, ext. 318
[email protected]
www.thedevco.net

Region IV Development Association

Carleen Herring
President
202 Falls Avenue
Twin Falls, ID 83301
208-732-5727, ext. 3010
[email protected]
www.rivda.org

Clearwater Economic Development Association (CEDA)

Christine Frei, PCED
Executive Director
1626 6th Avenue N
Lewiston, ID 83501
208-746-0015, ext. 104
[email protected]
www.clearwater-eda.org

Panhandle Area Council, Inc.

Nancy Mabile
Economic Development Specialist
11100 North Airport Drive
Hayden, ID 83835
208-772-0584, ext. 3014
[email protected]
www.pacni.org

West Central Mountains Economic Development Council

Andrew Mentzer
Executive Director
P.O. Box 2365
McCall, ID 83638
208-398-3321
[email protected]
www.valleycountyedc.org

4 County Alliance of Southeastern Idaho ED

Kathy Ray
Executive Director
10 Court Street
Malad, ID 83252
208-317-1827
[email protected]


Teton Valley Business Development Center

Brian McDermott
Director
60 South Main Street
Driggs, ID 83422
208-354-1008
[email protected]
www.madeintetonvalley.com

Snake River Economic Development Alliance

Kit Kamo
Executive Director
650 College Boulevard
Ontario, OR 97914
541-881-5597
[email protected]
www.snakerivereda.com

Valley Vision (Economic Development Lewis-Clark Valley)

Karl Dye
President & CEO
313 D Street, Suite 201
Lewiston, ID 83501
208-799-9083
[email protected]
www.lewis-clarkvalley.org

Western Alliance for Economic Development

Tina Wilson
Executive Director
P.O. Box 41
Wilder, ID 83676
208-615-6083
[email protected]
www.westernallianceed.org

Port of Lewiston

David Doeringsfeld
Port Manager
1626 6th Avenue N
Lewiston, ID 83501
208-743-5531
[email protected]
www.portoflewiston.com

Regional Economic Development for Eastern Idaho

Dana Kirkham
CEO
901 Pier View Drive Suite 204, P.O. Box 51564
Idaho Falls, ID 83405-1564
208-522-2014
[email protected]
www.easternidaho.org

Southern Idaho Economic Development Organization (SIEDO)

Connie Stopher
Executive Director
P.O. Box 1238
Twin Falls, ID 83303-1238
208-732-6459
[email protected]
www.southernidaho.org

Silver Valley Economic Development Corporation

Colleen Rosson
Executive Director
703 Cedar Street
Wallace, ID 83873
208-752-5511
[email protected]
www.silvervalleyedc.com

Boise Valley Economic Partnership (BVEP)

Charity Nelson
Director of Economic Development
1101 West Front Street, Suite 100
Boise, ID 83702
208-472-5240
[email protected]
www.bvep.org

 

County Listings

Jerome 20/20, Inc.

Larry D. Hall
Executive Director
104 West Main Street, Suite 103
Jerome, ID 83338
208-324-8982
[email protected]
www.jerome2020.com

Sun Valley Economic Development (SVED)

Harry Griffith
Executive Director
P.O. Box 43893
Ketchum, ID 83340
208-721-7847
[email protected]
www.sunvalleyeconomy.org

Power County Development Authority

Valorie Watkins
Director
P.O. Box 621
American Falls, ID 83211
208-238-1278
[email protected]
www.co.power.id.us

Lemhi County Economic Development Association

Tammy Stringham
Executive Director
803 Monroe Street
Salmon, ID 83467
208-756-1567
[email protected]
www.lceda.net

Great Rift Business Development Organization

Kristen Jensen
Executive Director
550 North Oregon Trail
American Falls, ID 83211
208-226-5931
[email protected]
www.greatriftbusinessdevelopment.com

Gem County Chamber of Commerce

Krista Cole
Executive Director
1022 South Washington Avenue
Emmett, ID 83617
208-365-3485
[email protected]
www.emmettidaho.com

Custer Economic Development Association

Jolie Turek
Executive Director
411 Clinic Road, P.O. Box 758
Challis, ID 83226
208-879-6861
[email protected]
www.custereda.org

Clearwater County Economic Development

Chris St. Germaine
Executive Director
217 1st Street
Orofino, ID 83544
208-476-9829
[email protected]
www.clearwatercounty.org

Bonner County Economic Development Corporation

Paul R. Kusche, BBA, MBA, PMA
Executive Director
231 North 3rd Avenue
Sandpoint, ID 83864
208-265-6402
[email protected]
www.bonnercountyedc.com

Ida-Lew Economic Development Council, Inc.

Gavin Lewis
Economic Development Specialist
158 East Main Street, Suite 4
Grangeville, ID 83530
208-983-8302
[email protected]
www.ida-lew.org

Valley County

Cynda Herrick, AICP, CFM
Valley County Planning & Zoning
219 North Main Street, P.O. Box 1350
Cascade, ID 83611
208-382-7116
[email protected]
www.co.valley.id.us

Madison Economic Partners Inc.

Scott Johnson
Executive Director
310 North 2nd East
Rexburg, ID 83440
208-356-6484
[email protected]
www.madisoneconomicpartners.org

Coeur d’Alene Area Economic Development Corporation

Gynii Abracosa Gilliam
President
210 East Sherman Avenue, Suite 206
Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814
208-667-4753
[email protected]
www.cdaedc.org

Bannock Development Corporation

John Regetz
Executive Director
1651 Alvin Ricken Drive
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-233-3500 or 866-395-3500
[email protected]
www.bannockdevelopment.org

 

City Listings

City of Lewiston Economic Development

Jacqui Gilbert
Regional Initiatives Planner
1134 F Street
Lewiston, ID 83501
208-746-1318, ext. 7261
[email protected]
www.cityoflewiston.org

Greater Weiser Economic Development

Diana Thomas
Mayor
55 East Idaho
Weiser, ID 83672
208-414-1965
[email protected]
www.weiseridaho.org

Priest River Development Corporation

Amy Emmons
Business Manager
P.O. Box 400
Priest River, ID 83856
208-448-1312
[email protected]
www.priestriveredc.com

Sandpoint Economic Development

Aaron Qualls
Planning & Economic Development Director
1123 Lake Street
Sandpoint, ID 83864
208-255-1738
[email protected]
www.cityofsandpoint.com

City of Rupert

Jeff McCurdy
Financial Officer
624 F Street, P.O. Box 426
Rupert, ID 83350
208-436-9600
[email protected]
www.rupert-idaho.com

City of Rexburg Economic Development

Scott Johnson
Director
35 North 1st East
Rexburg, ID 83440
208-359-3020
[email protected]
www.rexburg.org

City of Post Falls

Shelly Enderud
City Administrator
408 North Spokane Street
Post Falls, ID 83854
208-773-3511
[email protected]
www.postfallsidaho.org

City of Moscow Economic Development

Gary J. Riedner
City Supervisor
206 East Third Street, P.O. Box 9203
Moscow, ID 83843
208-883-7006
[email protected]
www.ci.moscow.id.us

City of Meridian

Brenda Sherwood
Economic Development Administrator
33 East Broadway Avenue
Meridian, ID 83642
208-489-0537
[email protected]
www.meridiancity.org

City of Kuna

Lisa Holland
Economic Development Director
751 West4th Street
Kuna, ID 83634
208-559-5926
[email protected]
www.kunacity.id.gov

City of Ketchum

John D. Gaeddert, PhD.
Planning & Building Director
480 East Avenue N
Ketchum, ID 83340
208-727-5084
[email protected]
www.ketchumidaho.org

City of Idaho Falls

Dana Briggs
Economic Development Coordinator
308 Constitution Way
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
208-612-8777
[email protected]
www.idahofallsidaho.gov

City of Hailey Community Development

Lisa Horowitz
Director
115 South Main Street
Hailey, ID 83333
208-788-9815, ext. 13
[email protected]
www.haileycityhall.org

Burley Economic Development

Doug Manning
Director
1401 Overland Avenue
Burley, ID 83318
208-878-2224
[email protected]
www.burleyidaho.org

City of Twin Falls

Nathan Murray
Director of Economic Development & Urban Renewal
203 Main Avenue E, P.O. Box 1907
Twin Falls, ID 83303
208-735-7240
[email protected]
www.tfid.org

Coeur d’Alene Chamber of Commerce

Steve Wilson
President & CEO
105 North First Street, Suite 100
Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814
208-415-0104
[email protected]
www.cdachamber.com

Nampa Economic Development

Beth Ineck
Director
9-12th Avenue South
Nampa, ID 83651
208-468-5488
[email protected]
www.whynampa.com

City of Mountain Home

Courtney Lewis
Economic Development Director
160 South 3rd East
Mountain Home, ID 83647
208-587-2173
[email protected]
www.mountain-home.us

City of Jerome

Mike Williams
City Administrator
152 East Avenue A
Jerome, ID 83338
208-324-8189
[email protected]
www.ci.jerome.id.us

Boise Competes

Nicolas Miller
Director of Economic Development
150 North Capitol Boulevard
Boise, ID 83702
208-384-4421
[email protected]
www.boisecompetes.org

Caldwell Economic Development Department

Stephen Fultz
Director
4814 East Linden Street, P.O. Box 1179
Caldwell, ID 83605
208-615-6135
[email protected]
www.cityofcaldwell.org