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Welcome to the Eau Claire Area EDC

Altoona, Augusta, Eau Claire, Fairchild & Fall Creek

The Eau Claire area is northwestern Wisconsin's center for business, education, health care, and recreational activities. This innovative community, located in close proximity to Minnesota's Twin Cities, offers unbeatable price advantages while providing access to valuable business resources.

Excellent public school systems, several post-secondary educational institutions, low crime rates and a low cost of living make this community a great place to live, work, and play.

Recent News What's happening in the Eau Claire Area

Why You Should Attend Startup Weekend

Attending a Startup Weekend sounds daunting, and for good reason. You will be thrust into an environment with individuals who you may

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Luke Hanson Announced as Interim Executive Director

As of Wednesday, October 15th 2014 Luke Hanson will be Interim Executive Director to the Eau Claire Area Economic Development Corporation while

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Why starting up a business in Wisconsin is worth it

“In 2002 the U.S. Small Business Administration shows Wisconsin dead last with only 157 businesses opened that year. Ten years later the

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