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Become an Investor

Your support helps us to grow a prosperous, sustainable and diverse economy.

When you become an AEDC investor, you receive first access to key economic data, a network of many of the state’s top businesses and large employers, and you contribute to the long-term success of the local and state economies.

Business Assistance

We work with you to evaluate your needs and design a plan to best meet those needs.  We provide:

  • Industry expertise to both large corporations and growing companies interested in locating or expanding their business in Anchorage
  • Information for startups
  • Resources regarding identification of properties, permitting and financing
  • Reports tailored to your specific needs
  • Free notary services


You will be part of a 200+ member business organization

  • Your company is listed in the AEDC online investor directory
  • Referrals provided
  • Access to AEDC reports before release to the general public
  • Subscription to AEDC eNewsletter

Smart Meeting Space

Access to the AEDC Smart Board enabled board room, sponsored by The Chariot Group.

  • Seats 14 comfortably
  • Fully A/V equipped
  • Unlimited SteamDot coffee available for you and your clients
  • Easy booking on a first come, first served basis

Exclusive Sponsorship Opportunities

  • Exposure at Anchorage’s premier business events, the annual Economic Forecast Luncheon, and the the annual 3-Year Outlook Luncheon with 1,500 attendees and expanded reach through a large pre-event social media marketing campaign.
  • Sponsorship opportunities of AEDC’s signature economic research reports that are widely distributed throughout Anchorage’s diverse business community.

Privileges and Discounts for AEDC Events

  • Special Invitation to Investor-only events
  • Access to pre-sale tickets for the Economic Forecast and 3-Year Outlook luncheons
  • Discounted tickets and preferred seating at the Economic Forecast and 3-Year Outlook luncheons
  • First access to recordings of AEDC luncheons and webinars, if available
  • Eligible to serve on AEDC Investor Council


  • All investors listed on AEDC website
  • Investors listed in printed programs and slide deck for AEDC’s signature luncheons
  • Brand new investors are recognized on AEDC social media upon payment of investor fees

2023 Economic Forecast Luncheon tickets are now on sale!