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Become an Investor

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 collaboratively with you to assess your needs and devise a strategy to meet those needs.
  • Free Notary Service
  • Startup-related information
  • Property identification, permitting, and financing resources.
  • Reports customized to your specific requirements
  • Industry expertise to both large corporations and growing businesses interested in locating or expanding their operations in Anchorage.


  • You will be a part of a business organization with over 200 members.
  • Referrals are available.
  • Access to AEDC reports before they are made available to the general public
  • Subscription to AEDC eNewsletter
  • Your business will be included in the AEDC online investor directory.

Smart Meeting Space

Access to the AEDC Smart Board enabled board room, sponsored by Umialik Insurance Company.

  • 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

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

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 are listed in AEDC’s signature luncheon printed programs and slide deck.
  • Brand new investors are recognized on AEDC social media upon payment of investor fees

Tickets are on sale now for the 2024 August Economic Development Luncheon!