We visit over 100 Clark County traded sector businesses each year, taking a consultative approach to help companies reduce costs, save time, optimize talent, and grow sales. By leveraging our public and private sector partners at the local, state, and federal levels we connect businesses with resources to help them succeed


Our services are confidential and provided at no cost.  We can assist: 

Coordinate business-to-business meetings with local executives

Compile local market data and demographics specific to industry sectors. 

Identify sites both on and off the market that fit your company's needs. 

Facilitate introductions to potential partners and supply chain
development opportunities. 

Pinpoint new market opportunities. 

Determine relevant incentives to reduce project costs. 

Provide connections to resources to recruit, screen, and train employees.

Assist by expediting permits through city, county, and state agencies. 

Act as a business concierge to mobilize regional and community resources to
ensure business growth and project success. 

Collaborate on public relations opportunities.

Connect businesses with education partners, from K-12 to
community colleges and four-year institutions. 

Facilitate access to capital, from traditional lending to angel funding.


Washington Procurement Technical Assistance Center
Free one-on-one counseling and training

WSU Vancouver Business Growth Mentor & Analysis Program
Pro bono, student-conducted analysis and consulting services

Impact Washington
Manufacturing experts and industry resource networks helping Washington State manufactures become more globally competitive

Preparing your business for international markets

Governor's Office for Regulatory Innovation & Assistance
Online business service center where you'll find tools to help you plan, start, or grow your business 

Business partnerships with higher education 

Providing entrepreneurs and small business owners with confidential, free business mentorship

Washington Small Business Development Center
Assist owners and managers across every aspect of your business management

Loans that strengthen businesses, families and the environment

Financial Institutions
Recommended banks and credit unions in Clark County

U.S Small Business Administration
Delivering loans, contracts, counseling sessions and other forms of assistance

Clark County Green Business
Assisting businesses find ways to cut costs, conserve resources, educate employees, and reduce waste

Washington State Tax Incentives
A number of incentives available, from manufacturing to biotechnology

Local Economic Development Incentives
See the incentives programs for each jurisdiction within Clark County

Clark Public Utilities Tax Incentives
Commercial/Industrial lighting incentive and custom projects

NW Natural Tax Incentives 
Energy Trust of Oregon
Natural gas equipment incentives



Providing an array of employment and training services to employers

Workforce Southwest Washington
Providing investments and resources to improve the skills and educcation of the workforce

Clark College Economic & Community Development
Providing custom training for employers



Strategic Partners