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Finding Talent

Finding Talent

Talent is the primary reasons employers chose to grow and locate in the San Diego region. Home to one of the most educated workforces in the country, EDC has focused on programs (SD: Life. Changing. and Advancing San Diego) to help you find and develop the right...

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Finding a Location

Finding a Location

Whether your business is looking for lab space to launch San Diego’s next life sciences discovery or an office in a densely-walkable urban neighborhood, San Diego has a diversity of options to fit your company’s needs.

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What We Do


The South County EDC is focused on long term economic growth by attracting new business, supporting local companies, and encouraging positive community enhancement.

Business Attraction and Retention

SCEDC highlights the unique assets in South County to businesses looking to relocate or grow.  Our communities have unparalleled commercial/residential land, proximity to international, and highly skilled workforce.

Workforce Development

The SCEDC proactively assesses the needs of employers and works with local education organizations, companies, and residents to develop programming focused on ensuring future needs are met.

Government Relations

The South County Economic Development Council works diligently to connect interested parties with the decision makers in our communities.  Together we can take the vision of tomorrow’s community a reality today.

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South County News

2021 Economic Summit

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We are excited to bring you a tremendous array of speakers helping to shed light on the current and projected outlook of our South County Region.  Building back better is the theme of the conference with attention being paid to ensuring the economy of tomorrow starts today.  Throughout the course of the day you will gain insight into binational relations in and around our region, how our elected leaders are working to ensure our communities

San Diego County Water Authority Drought Update

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A message from Sandy Kerl, General Manager San Diego County Water Authority: I’m so pleased to share with you some great news about our drought response efforts. This week, we reached an agreement with the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California that will provide water to parts of Southern California facing extraordinary supply constraints due to cutbacks on the State Water Project. This kind of solution was only possible because of the long-term planning and

A Note of Thanks

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With the end of 2021 upon us I wanted to share a note of thanks to all who have assisted in the work of the South County EDC this year. To our amazing board, committed members, outstanding community and civic partners, and our resolute staff we could not have done the work of helping position South County as the most desirable place to live, work, and dream. As with the past 21 months, 2021 was not

Donate Blood To Help Save A Life

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As a region and nation we continue to struggle with the impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic. During this most recent spike from the Omicron variant our local hospitals have continued to be majorly impacted. A request we have received is to encourage our business community to provide information to their employees and customers about the dire need for blood donations.  We encourage those with the ability to, please donate blood to help other members of


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