Welcome to the EDC’s Virtual Assistance Center! Here, you’ll find a variety of business resources designed to help all of King County’s businesses, from entrepreneurs, to small and medium-sized, to large FORTUNE 100s, succeed.

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Consulting Services

At the EDC, we provide confidential consulting services, free-of-charge, to businesses seeking to establish operations, expand, or relocate within King County. We’re committed to fostering the next generation of businesses, helping local companies grow, and assisting outside companies establish themselves here. Our services include:

Startup and Small Business Development

King County is home to a vibrant entrepreneur and small business community. With that comes a rich support structure serving all sectors. Whether you’re launching your first startup, seeking financing, or planning for expansion, we and our partners have tools to help you succeed.

Click here for a list of incubators, accelerators, and co-working spaces.

Business Associations

Financing Options

International Business Development

Workforce and Talent Development

Data & Market Intelligence Resources

Did you know King County is home to more than 1.9 million people and more than 789,000 households? A primary focus at the EDC is to provide timely, useful and informative market intelligence to clients and stakeholders. We update, maintain, and share data on demographics, employment, economics, targeted industry clusters, and real estate to ensure you’re equipped with sound knowledge to inform your  business decisions. Visit our comprehensive Data Center here.

Working with Governments

King County Incubators, Accelerators and Co-working Spaces 

Click here to view a map of King County’s Incubators, Accelerators, and Co-working Spaces.

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The EDC provides confidential consulting services, free-of-charge, to businesses seeking to establish operations, expand, or relocate within King County.

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