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South Dakota Directory of Economic Development Organizations

South Dakota Directory of Economic Development Organizations.

Quick Facts

South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard.

South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard

  • Capital: Pierre
  • Population (2015 Est.): 858,469
  • Largest Cities (2015): Sioux Falls, 171,544; Rapid City, 73,569; Aberdeen, 28,102; Brookings, 23,657; Watertown, 22,073
  • Targeted Industries: Professional Business Services, Financial Services, Bioscience, Advanced Manufacturing, Shooting, Hunting & Outdoors, Value-Added Agriculture, Energy
  • Key Incentives: Low Interest Loans, Training Grants, Internship Grants, Proof of Concept Funds, Tax Relief
  • GDP (All Industry 2015): $46.7 billion*

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


For the latest South Dakota incentives, click this link.

State Listings

  • GROW South Dakota

    Marcia Erickson and Lori Finnesand
    104 Ash Street East
    Sisseton, SD 57262
    P: 605-698-7654
    [email protected]
  • South Dakota Governor’s Office of Economic Development

    Steve Watson
    Business & Community Development Director
    711 East Wells
    Avenue Pierre, SD 57501
    P: 605-367-4518
    [email protected]

Utility Listings

Regional Listings

  • Central South Dakota Enhancement District

    Marlene Knutson
    Executive Director
    3431 Airport Road, Suite 3
    Pierre, SD 57501
    P: 605-773-2782
    [email protected]

County Listings

  • Campbell County Economic Development Corporation

    Ralph Hanson, CCED
    P.O. Box 116
    Pollock, SD 57648-0116
    P: 605-889-2509
    [email protected]
  • Grant County Development Corporation

    Brian Sandvig
    President, Economic Development Board of Directors
    1001 East 4th Avenue, Suite 301
    Milbank, SD 57252
    P: 605-438-4232
    [email protected]
  • Grow Spink Inc.

    Craig Johnson
    Executive Director
    701 Main Street
    Redfield, SD 57469
    P: 605-472-5011
    [email protected]

City Listings

  • Aberdeen Development Corporation

    Jim Barringer
    Executive Vice President
    416 Production Street N
    Aberdeen, SD 57401
    P: 605-229-5335
    [email protected]
  • Brookings Economic Development Corporation

    Allan Heuton
    Executive Director
    2301 Research Park Way, Suite 113
    Brookings, SD 57006
    P: 605-697-8103
    [email protected]
  • Deadwood Economic Development Corporation

    Lori Frederick
    Executive Director
    767 Main Street
    Deadwood, SD 57732
    P: 605-722-6939
    [email protected]
  • Heart of the Hills Economic Development Corporation

    Doug Peters
    Vice President
    280 Main Street, P.O. Box 1143
    Hill City, SD 57745
    P: 605-391-8452
    [email protected]
  • Lead Chamber of Commerce

    Melissa Johnson
    Executive Director
    160 West Main Street
    Lead, SD 57754
    P: 605-584-1100
    [email protected]
  • Mitchell Area Development Corporation

    Bryan Hisel
    Executive Director
    601 North Main Street, P.O. Box 1087
    Mitchell, SD 57301
    P: 605-996-1140
    [email protected]
  • Pierre Economic Development Corporation

    Jim Protextor
    Executive Director
    800 West Dakota Avenue
    Pierre, SD 57501
    P: 605-224-6610
    [email protected]
  • Rapid City Economic Development Partnership

    Benjamin Snow
    525 University Loop, Suite 101
    Rapid City, SD 57701
    P: 605-343-1880
    [email protected]
  • Sioux Falls Development Foundation

    Slater Barr
    200 North Phillips Avenue, Suite 101, P.O. Box 907
    Sioux Falls, SD 57101-0907
    P: 605-339-0103
    [email protected]
  • Sturgis Economic Development Corporation

    Pat Kurtenbach
    2885 Dickson Drive, P.O. Box 218
    Sturgis, SD 57785
    P: 605-347-4906
    [email protected]
  • Vermillion Area Chamber & Development Company

    Nate Welch
    Executive Director
    116 Market Street
    Vermillion, SD 57069
    P: 605-624-5571
    [email protected]
  • Watertown Development Company

    Traci Stein
    Director of Business Development
    705 Oakwood Road, P.O. Box 332
    Watertown, SD 57201-0332
    P: 605-884-0340
    [email protected]
  • Yankton Area Progressive Growth

    John Kramer
    803 East 4th Street
    Yankton, SD 57078
    P: 605-665-9011
    [email protected]