Since 1971, the EDC has provided free, confidential consulting services to companies looking to do business in King County and its 39 cities.
Expand and diversify the economy throughout King County by retaining and recruiting jobs, promoting global competitiveness, and growing strong and sustainable industry sectors.
For 45 years, the EDC has provided confidential, free-of-charge, information and assistance to individual business clients, entrepreneurs, site selection decision makers and consultants working with companies. As the only public/private economic development partnership focused on retaining, expanding, and recruiting businesses throughout King County and its 39 cities, we tailor our advisory services to each client because every company’s objectives and requirements are unique. The EDC’s unique value flows from our cluster-driven, client-focused approach to business development and ability to accelerate success by connecting businesses with our private and public partners and the variety of essential economic resources they provide.