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
Tickets to the 2016 AEDC 3-Year Outlook Luncheon are on sale NOW.
Have you bought your ticket yet to the 3-Year Outlook Luncheon? There are only a handful of seats left and tickets are selling fast — don’t miss out! Click here to purchase tickets! Important Ticket Information After purchasing your tickets online, you...read more
Anchorage Economic Development Corp. recently added two members to its staff, bringing fresh experience and insight to the corporation. Pamela Kauveiyakul joined the team as business and economic development director and Allison Meyers was hired as operations...read more
3-Year Outlook Luncheon, featuring keynote speaker, Jeffrey Hayzlett Tickets for the AEDC 3-Year Outlook Luncheon are on sale to the general public starting TODAY! Get your tickets now, before they sell out! AEDC President and CEO, Bill Popp, will present the 3-Year...read more
The fourth edition of the 2016 AEDC Employment Report, sponsored by First National Bank Alaska, has just been released. The Anchorage unemployment rate in May remained 5.3 percent, steady and unchanged from April. Year-to-date unemployment in the city was held at 5.5...read more