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We are the Eau Claire Area
Economic Development Corporation

We advance the economic prosperity in Altoona, Augusta, Eau Claire, Fairchild & Fall Creek by providing a wide range of free services for entrepreneurs and businesses. Our activities center around strengthening our local businesses, supporting our local talent pool, recruiting new businesses to our community, and supporting local entrepreneurs. 


Economic Development Has No "One-Size-Fits-All Solution"

That's why our programs and initiatives focus on various aspects including Business Recruitment, Critical Talent, Business Retention and Expansion, and Entrepreneurial Services. Through these, the Eau Claire Area EDC generates significant economic impacts on our community. Roll over images below to reveal how we help businesses, entrepreneurs, and our community every day.


Recent News What's happening in the Eau Claire Area

Winner of Startup 48 gets website, logo, and more!

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Eau Claire is ready to run during the 10th Season of the FIREBALL RUN Travel Series

Eau Claire, WI will be represented during the 10th season of the FIREBALL RUN. The FIREBALL RUN Adventurally series follows 40 teams

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Banbury Place: From Tire Factory to an Economic Powerhouse

  Please join us for a free lunch and a presentation on the historic Banbury Place, located in Eau Claire. Jack Kaiser,

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