Business Support Resources

Economic Development Organizations

Organization More Information Service Area Description
Albany Millersburg Economic Development Corporation Website Benton County
Associated Oregon Industries (AOI) Website Statewide AOI represents its members before the legislature and state agencies for issues relating to: education and workforce development/employment practices/environment and energy/health care/retail/fiscal policy/transportation.
Baker City Economic Development Department Website Baker County
Baker County Economic Development Website Baker County
Central Coast Economic Development Alliance Website Lincoln County
Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council Website Crook/Deschutes/Jefferson counties
Choose Klamath Website Klamath County
Clackamas County Business and Economic Development Agency Website Clackamas County
Clackamas County Economic Development Commission Clackamas County
Clatsop Economic Development Resources (CEDR) Website Clatsop County
Columbia County Economic Development Team Website Columbia County
Columbia-Pacific Economic Development District Columbia/Tillamook/ Washington counties
Coos Curry Douglas Business Development Corp. Website Coos/Curry/Douglas counties
Corvallis Economic Development Office Website Benton County
CTUIR Dept of Economic & Community Dev Website Umatilla County The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation (CTUIR) Department of Economic and Community Development is your resource for development at Coyote Business Park; Wanapa Industrial Site; and other CTUIR lands. Located in Northeast Oregon our properties are within a four-hour drive of most major Pacific Northwest cities. Our experienced team can assist with business development/planning/project management/construction/taxation and more.
Economic Development Council of Tillamook County Tillamook County
Economic Development for Central Oregon (EDCO) Website Crook/Deschutes/Jefferson counties
Greater Eastern Oregon Development Corp. (GEODC) Website Baker/Umatilla/Union/Wallowa counties
Greater Portland Inc (GPI) Website Clackamas/Columbia/Multnomah/ Washington/Yamhill counties in Oregon and Clark and Skamania counties in Washington Greater Portland Inc (GPI) is a regional partnership helping companies expand and locate to the Portland-Vancouver area that includes seven counties and covers two states.

Leveraging the region's assets GPI and its partners work in lockstep to nurture and recruit businesses that bolster the local economy and promote long-term job growth.
Harney County Economic Development Website Harney County
Hermiston Development Corporation Umatilla County
Hillsboro Economic Development Partnership Website Hillsboro
Hood River Economic Development Office Hood River County
Jefferson County Economic Development Website Jefferson County
Lake County Economic Development Department and Committee Website Lake County
Lane Council of Governments (LCOG) Website Lane County
Lane County Community & Economic Development Website Lane County
Lane Metro Partnership Website Lane County
Malheur County Economic Development Department Website Malheur County
McMinnville Economic Development Partnership Website McMinnville
METRO Website Clackamas/Multnomah/ Washington counties
Mid Columbia Council of Governments (MCCOG) Website Gilliam/Hood River/Sherman/ Wasco/Wheeler counties
Mid-Columbia Economic Development District Website Sherman/Wasco counties
Mid-Valley Community Development Partnership Website Marion/Polk/Yamhill counties
Mid-Willamette Valley Council of Governments (MWVCOG) Website Marion/Polk/Yamhill counties
Mt Hood Economic Alliance Website Clackamas/Hood River/Wasco counties
North Santiam Canyon Economic Development Corporation Website Linn/Marion counties
Northeast Oregon Economic Development District Website Baker/Union/Wallowa counties
Northwest Oregon Economic Alliance Website Clatsop/Columbia/Tillamook counties
Oregon Business Association Website Statewide Business association advocating for the long-term enhancement of Oregon's business climate.
Oregon Business Council Website Statewide Association of more than 40 top business executives focused on public issues that affect Oregon's life and future. Produces the Oregon Business Plan.
Oregon Business Plan Website Statewide A long-term plan for Oregon guided by a steering committee that includes leaders from businesses/business associations and public agencies with responsibility for Oregon's economic progress.
Oregon Cascades West Economic Development District Website Benton/Lincoln/Linn counties
Oregon Downtown Development Association Statewide
Oregon Economic Development Association (OEDA) Website Statewide Advocates for economic development policy and resources; conducts training and education opportunities for Oregon economic development professionals.
Oregon Manufacturing Extension Partnership (OMEP) Website Statewide OMEP helps Oregon manufacturers reduce costs; increase sales; and create jobs by becoming more competitive and productive in the global marketplace.
Prosper Portland Website Clackamas/Multnomah/ Washington counties
Redmond Economic Development Inc. (REDI) Website Redmond
Rogue Valley Council of Governments (RVCOG) Website Jackson/Josephine counties
Round-up City Development Corporation Website Pendleton
Rural Development Initiatives Inc. (RDI) Website Statewide RDI is a non-profit dedicated to serving as a catalyst for rural community vitality working with rural leaders and volunteers to expand their knowledge/skills/networks so they can undertake successful community and economic development projects.
Sherman County Economic Development & Planning Website Sherman County
South Central Oregon Economic Development District (SCOEDD) Website Klamath/Lake counties SCOEDD serves as the primary conduit for regional economic development resources for Klamath and Lake counties. It provides the professional staff to support economic development planning on a regional basis and to the individual economic development efforts of Lake and Klamath counties. It also manages and administers regional grant and loan programs and provides contracting/consulting/counseling/financial services.
South Coast Development Council Website Coos/Curry counties
Southern Oregon Regional Economic Development Inc. (SOREDI) Website Jackson/Josephine counties
Strategic Economic Development Corporation (SEDCOR) Website Marion/Polk counties
The Business Enterprise Center Inc. Website Benton County The Business Enterprise Center (BEC) is a regional business accelerator with a 20-year history of job creation through business counseling/training/support and assistance. The BEC offers a high tech focus for technology transfer and commercialization of innovation close to OSU/Hewlett Packard/ONAMI. Additionally its focus on cluster development in bio-fuels/energy efficiency/open source software/nano-technology serves as a nexus for job creation.
Umatilla County Economic Development Website Umatilla County
Umpqua Economic Development Partnership Website Douglas County
Wallowa County Economic Development Council Wallowa County
Wasco County Economic Development Commission Website Wasco County
West Columbia Gorge Economic Development Consortium Website Multnomah County
Wheeler County Development Corporation Website Wheeler County