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North Dakota Directory of Economic Development Organizations

North Dakota Directory of Economic Development Organizations.

Quick Facts

North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum

North Dakota Governor
Doug Burgum

  • Capital: Bismarck
  • Population (2015 Est.): 756,927
  • Largest Cities (2015): Fargo, 118,523; Bismarck, 71,167; Grand Forks, 57,011; Minot, 49,450; West Fargo, 33,597
  • Targeted Industries: Value-Added Energy, Technology-Based Businesses, Value-Added Agriculture, Tourism, Advanced Manufacturing, Aerospace (Unmanned Aircraft Systems), Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Key Incentives: Bank of North Dakota MATCH & PACE Programs, New Jobs Training Program, Corporate Income Tax Exemption, North Dakota Development Fund, Research North Dakota, Innovate ND, Property Tax Exemption & Payment in Lieu of Taxes
  • GDP (All Industry 2015): $54.8 billion*

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


For the latest North Dakota incentives, click this link.

State Listings

  • North Dakota Department of Commerce

    Paul Lucy
    Director, Economic Development & Finance
    1600 East Century Avenue, Suite 2, P.O. Box 2057
    Bismarck, ND 58502-2057
    P: 701-328-5300
    [email protected]

Utility Listings

  • Northern Plains Electric Co-op

    JoAnn Rodenbiker
    Director of Business Development
    609 4th Avenue
    Cando, ND 58324-0608
    P: 800-882-2500
    [email protected]

Regional Listings

  • Bismarck-Mandan Development Association

    Brian Ritter
    President & CEO
    400 East Broadway Avenue, Suite 417, P.O. Box 2615 
    Bismarck, ND 58501
    P: 701-222-5530
    [email protected]
  • Greater Fargo Moorhead Economic Development Corporation

    Mark Vaux
    Executive Vice President, Business Development
    51 Broadway, Suite 500
    Fargo, ND 58102
    P: 701-364-1919
    [email protected]
  • Greater North Dakota Chamber

    Andy Peterson
    President & CEO
    2000 Schafer Street, P.O. Box 2639
    Bismarck, ND 58502
    P: 701-222-0929
    [email protected]

County Listings

  • Adams County Development Corporation

    Jim Goplin
    Executive Director
    Community Promotions Office, 120 South Main Street, P.O. Box 1323
    Hettinger, ND 58639
    P: 701-567-2531
    [email protected]
  • Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corporation

    Klaus Thiessen
    President & CEO
    120 North 4th Street
    Grand Forks, ND
    P: 701-746-2721
    [email protected]
  • McKenzie County Economic Development

    Gene Veeder
    100 2nd Avenue SW
    Watford City, ND 58854
    P: 701-444-2804
    [email protected]
  • Towner County Economic Development Corp

    JoAnn Rodenbiker
    502 Main Street , P.O. Box 396
    Cando, ND 58324
    P: 701-968-3632
    [email protected]
  • Traill County Economic Development Commission

    Melissa Beach
    Executive Director
    102 1st Street SW, P.O. Box 856
    Hillsboro, ND 58045
    P: 701-636-4746
    [email protected]

City Listings

  • City of Mandan Business Development Office

    Ellen Huber
    205 Second Avenue NW
    Mandan, ND 58554
    P: 701-667-3485
    [email protected]
  • City of Wahpeton Economic Development

    Jane P. Priebe, CEcD
    City Hall, 1900 4th Street North
    Wahpeton, ND 58075
    P: 701-591-2109
    [email protected]
  • Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corporation

    Connie J. Ova, CEcD
    120 Second Street SE, P.O. Box 293
    Jamestown, ND 58402-0293
    P: 701-252-6861
    [email protected]
  • Minot Area Development Corporation

    Stephanie Hoffart
    President & CEO
    1020 20th Avenue SW
    Minot, ND 58702-0940
    P: 701-852-1075
    [email protected]
  • Underwood Area Economic Development Corporation

    Wendy Spencer
    Economic Development Director
    City Hall, 88 Lincoln Avenue, P.O. Box 168
    Underwood, ND 58576
    P: 701-442-5481
    [email protected]
  • Williston Economic Development

    Shawn Wenko
    Executive Director
    22 East Broadway, P.O. Box 1306
    Williston, ND 58802-1306
    P: 701-577-8110
    [email protected]