Whether you're old or new, big or small, out of state or a current citizen, we're here to help answer your questions. Finding the best location for your industry is tough, but you don't have to go it alone.
Are you considering an investment in new or expanding operations in Ames and Story County? The AEDC stands ready to provide you with timely assistance in learning more about our community as a first-class location for doing business. Whether it is site location assistance, packaging of financial incentives, or demonstrating an available workforce, you can rely on the AEDC for all this and more.
Ames knows the importance of existing businesses and the valuable role they have in the community. The AEDC provides assistance to area businesses of all sizes.
The AEDC is the primary resource for information about the Ames community. In addition to the data available here, the AEDC can provide custom data or site/building specific information. Ames has a history of successful economic development projects, and we welcome the opportunity to bring your project to fruition in Ames.