What is AEDC?
AEDC is a private non-profit corporation (IRS code 501(c)(6)), operating since 1987. It exists to encourage growth and diversity in the Anchorage economy, promote a favorable business climate and improve the standard of living of Anchorage residents. Funding sources for the corporation are private contributions, municipal and state grants and contracts.
To grow a prosperous, sustainable and diverse economy.
By 2025, Anchorage is the #1 city in America to live, work and play.
Integrity: Being transparent and ethical in all our dealings
Credibility: Demonstrating competency and expertise in everything that we do
Proactive: Creating opportunities through innovative actions
Collaboration: Leveraging our strengths with the strengths of others
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The fifth edition of the 2016 AEDC Employment Report, sponsored by First National Bank Alaska, has just been released. The Anchorage unemployment rate in July was 5.2 percent, down 0.3 from June. Year-to-date unemployment in the city was 5.4 percent, 0.3 percent...read more
From reality TV to peonies, AEDC President and CEO Bill Popp recently sat down with Jeffrey Hayzlett to chat about the state of Alaska’s economy and businesses. Listen to their dynamic discussion on All Business with Jeffrey...read more
Were you unable to attend the 3-Year Outlook Luncheon? Videos from the event are now online. View the full program or the keynote address by Jeffrey Hayzlett. To view videos of the Luncheon, click here. Also available online is the 2016 edition of Alaska...read more
Win FOUR FIRST-CLASS TICKETS anywhere in the U.S. & Canada on Delta Air Lines! Tickets are $50 each and only 750 will be sold. Additional prizes of two first-class and two coach tickets will also be drawn. Proceeds from the raffle will help AEDC’s Live....read more