The entrepreneurial spirit created by our bold trendsetters has made Arkansas a hub of international commerce and is launching a new generation of dealmakers. Through a statewide network of partners and targeted tax incentive programs, the Arkansas Economic Development Commission is committed to empowering start-ups and visionaries with open collaboration, unparalleled resources, beneficial policies, and a willingness to get things done.
AEDC Expanding Small Business and Entrepreneurship Development FocusJuly 11, 2023
AEDC is expanding its focus on small business and entrepreneurship by restructuring its Small Business and Entrepreneurship Development Division.Read >
2023 Matchmaking Event Hosts More Than 400 Business MeetingsJune 05, 2023
The AEDC's Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise Division hosted more than 400 meetings during the Matchmaking Event.Read >
Matchmaking Event for Minority- and Women-Owned Businesses to be Held May 18March 30, 2023
AEDC's Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise Division is hosting its Annual Matchmaking Event on May 18, 2023.Read >