Kern EDC does such a fantastic job of advocating for business retention and growth in Kern County! Developing a business or project is a daunting task no matter where you are. There are a vast array of issues that must be addressed and multiple risks to manage. Kern EDC provides valuable information and support during these project developments.
-Providence Strategic Consulting, Inc.
Direct impact on your bottom line
Many members and other local businesses will benefit directly from companies locating to or expanding in Kern County. New companies will use goods and services in their new community and your business will be there to fulfill those needs.
Benefit of growth in local industry
Everyone benefits from a healthy economy. Even organizations that don’t immediately receive financial return from companies relocating to or expanding in Kern County will feel the economic impact of Kern EDC activities. When those new or growing companies hire their workforce and pay a good wage, those new employees will spend their money locally, on businesses like yours. Whether it’s increased spending on major purchases, clothing, recreation or other discretionary spending, we all benefit. These civic-minded organizations recognize the value of a vibrant economy and know that Kern County residents highly value their first-rate quality of life.