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The Business & Innovation Celebration is an opportunity for local businesses to learn, network, and market themselves. Photo courtesy: Thurston Economic Development Council.

The Thurston Economic Development Council (EDC) can attract new industries and businesses, retain existing employers and expand interest in doing business in Thurston County.  Along with ensuring the economy remains vital, the EDC also prepares economic data and demographic information to educate people on the unique aspects of Thurston County.

In addition, the EDC provides a variety of business services to help entrepreneurs through all stages of business development.

A variety of community programs, such as energy rebates, are also managed by the EDC.

Thurston Economic Development Council
4220 – 6th Ave SE
Lacey, WA 98503

Economic Development Council

Economic Forecast and Innovation Expo

Regional Economic Forecast and Innovation Expo Highlights our Region’s Business Trends

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Thurston Energy Offers You Cold Ca$h for POW&R Energy Rebates

In Thurston County the cold, wet season is upon us and that means higher energy costs for residents as heating bills rise. This year,...
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Thurston Economic Development Council Launches Three-Minute Video Contest for Local Businesses

Thurston County businesses, how does this sound: a free opportunity to gain publicity, get in front of other local businesses, showcase innovation in your...

Thurston EDC Congratulates the 2015 Business Recognition Award Winners

 Submitted by Thurston Economic Development Council Thurston Economic Development Council is pleased to announce the 2015 Business Recognition Award Winners. Non-Profit Organization of the Year:  South...