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Economic Development Partners (EDP) was founded in 2007, and over the past five years it has assisted numerous regions, counties, cities in developing highly effective economic development strategies and projects that have allowed for greater job growth, business investment and better lifestyles around the State. Our goal is to gain a complete understanding of our clients’ objectives in order to structure a solution that leads to informed decision-making and tangible, measurable results. Our unique combination of economic development and Strategic Marketing services allows us to provide our clients with results that combine the priorities of communities with the interests of the companies they seek to attract. We share a commitment to creating a legacy of projects that result in diverse and sustained economic growth that match the client’s own definition of success. EDP provides clients with a variety of services.
Areas of Expertise
The landscape for making business deals in this new economy has been vastly altered. Business deals now require both intelligence and innovative planning, as well as a collaborative business strategy. EDP is a team that thinks outside the box and can provide you with creative alternatives, solutions and action plans. With a successful reputation in connecting the right mix of business and development resource experts, EDP can help move your business forward. New Intellectual Planning To complete successfully today your business plan needs more substance. You need to understand exactly where your business is, where you want it to go, and develop a creative and practical business that will help you move it forward. EDP and its resource team provide market studies and analyze best practices models for businesses, such as: Business and market surveys Feasibility studies Financial projections and economic impact analysis Business economic development forecasting New Marketing and Positioning Ventures Once you have all the critical information, EDP can help design a creative business plan to identify new and sustainable customers, including: Positioning and branding Destination marketing - business plans Market research / branding / website and social networking / outreach strategies Relationship building - community events / chamber support / media New Business Recruitment and Retention EDP can assist business owners, property management or developers with: Collaboration for multi-business deals Site improvements, selection and feasibility Cash flow plans and projections Finding additional tenants Negotiating leases Project management and operations