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Contact AEDC Development Director Karli Lopez at (907) 258-3700.

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Why support AEDC?

For more than 28 years AEDC has been helping businesses grow a prosperous, sustainable and diverse economy for our community. By supporting AEDC you are investing in Anchorage’s economy and supporting the AEDC mission to grow and diversify the Anchorage economy.

By Investing in AEDC your business gains:

  • Investment in Anchorage’s future
  • A voice to influence our community’s economic direction
  • First access to information on new business opportunities
  • Top contact networking opportunities
  • Promotion for your business through exclusive exposure
  • Business referrals to current and new resources and clients
  • Sponsorship opportunities
  • Access to AEDC research and communications staff resources
  • Opportunities to be involved
All Investors Receive:
  • Investor-Only Communication. See new reports or business opportunities BEFORE the general public.
  • Recognition at AEDC Events. AEDC Investors are printed in the program for both the Economic Forecast Luncheon and the 3-Year Outlook Luncheon.
  • Monthly E-Newsletters. Be informed about timely economic research and reports on current and forward-looking economic trends and indicators, current activities at AEDC and latest news of other Investors.
Diamond Level: $20,000+

For companies truly committed to elevating Anchorage.

Diamond Level Investors receive:

  • Logo featured in each issue of the Alaska Innovator magazine as a Diamond Investor
  • Logo recognition at the Economic Forecast and 3-Year Outlook luncheons
  • In 2015, logo featured on AEDC homepage scroll
  • Preference given for available opportunities to serve on the AEDC Board of Directors
  • One table for 10 to the Economic Forecast Luncheon and to the 3-Year Outlook Luncheon
  • Logo and website link in each e-newsletter
  • Upgraded website listing including company logo, business profile and link to company website on AEDC website and in the business directory
  • Exclusive exposure to prospective business developers and media, as well as business referrals
  • Recognition on AEDC website and publications, including Alaska Innovator and Live. Work. Play. magazines
  • Reduced pricing and unique sponsorship opportunities for AEDC events
  • Access to AEDC’s state-of-the-art SMART Board enabled Chariot Group Board Room for company meetings and functions, as scheduling permit
Platinum Level: $10,000+

For companies recognized as local leaders. 

Platinum Level Investors receive:

  • Upgraded website listing including company logo, business profile and link to company website on AEDC website and in the business directory
  • Priority seating at the Economic Forecast and 3-Year Outlook Luncheons
  • Eligible for a seat on AEDC Board of Directors
  • Exclusive exposure to prospective business developers and media, as well as business referrals
  • Recognition on AEDC website and publications, including Alaska Innovator and Live. Work. Play. magazines
  • Reduced pricing and unique sponsorship opportunities for AEDC events
  • Access to AEDC’s state-of-the-art SMART Board enabled Chariot Group Board Room for company meetings and functions, as scheduling permits
Gold Level: $5,000+

For companies seeking active participation in economic development and the business community.

Gold Level Investors receive:

  • Upgraded listing on AEDC website with link to company website
  • Eligible for a seat on AEDC Board of Directors
  • Exclusive exposure to prospective business developers and media, as well as business referrals
  • Recognition on AEDC website and publications, including Alaska Innovator and Live. Work. Play. magazines
  • Reduced pricing and unique sponsorship opportunities for AEDC events
  • Access to AEDC’s state-of-the-art SMART Board enabled Chariot Group Board Room for company meetings and functions, as scheduling permits
Silver Level: $2,500+

For companies that are emerging industry leaders interested in economic development issues.

Silver Level Investors receive:

  • Eligible for a seat on AEDC Board of Directors
  • Exclusive exposure to prospective business developers and media, as well as business referrals
  • Recognition on AEDC website and publications, including Alaska Innovator and Live. Work. Play. magazines
  • Reduced pricing and unique sponsorship opportunities for AEDC events
  • Access to AEDC’s state-of-the-art SMART Board enabled Chariot Group Board Room for company meetings and functions, as scheduling permits
Bronze Level: $500+

For entry-level businesses interested in economic development issues.

Bronze Level Investors receive:

  • Exclusive exposure to prospective business developers and media, as well as business referrals
  • Recognition on AEDC website and publications, including Alaska Innovator and Live. Work. Play. magazines
  • Reduced pricing and unique sponsorship opportunities for AEDC events
  • Access to AEDC’s state-of-the-art SMART Board enabled Chariot Group Board Room for company meetings and functions, as scheduling permits