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ABOUT AED

Since 1960, AED has been a major player in helping the Albuquerque economy grow.

AED’s Mission

AED is a private, nonprofit organization whose mission is to recruit new employers and industry and help local companies grow to generate quality job opportunities for the Albuquerque metro area.

WE EXIST TO GROW THE ALBUQUERQUE ECONOMY.

We serve as an umbrella organization to promote investment in Bernalillo, Sandoval, Torrance and Valencia counties. With support from investors and allies in the public sector, AED actively recruits those companies that will export goods or services from New Mexico, thereby bringing new investment dollars to the state. By contributing to the area’s economic growth, development and diversification, these economic base jobs improve the standard of living and opportunities within the Albuquerque area.

AED’s SERVICES

Our team of economic development professionals is organized to help you obtain the facts you need to thoroughly evaluate the Albuquerque metro area. We can save you countless hours of research and analysis by providing a full complement of services, all at no cost or obligation to you.

  • Site selection assistance
  • Business incentive analysis
  • Real estate search
  • Customized site and building tours
  • Schedule meetings with community and state officials
  • Labor market analysis
  • Workforce recruitment and job-training assistance
  • Coordination of state and local assistance
  • Introductions with local business contacts
  • Advocacy with various regulatory agencies

SUPPORT FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES

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In addition, our staff is available to assist you after your company has located in the Albuquerque metro area. Learn more about local business assistance.