Our Role in Economic Development

Economic development organizations (EDOs) like Paulding County Economic Development (PCED) work for and within a community to improve its economic future and enhance quality of life for its inhabitants. Through strategic public-private partnerships, we help form a pro-business climate and facilitate smart, sustainable growth for Paulding county.

Our work encompasses several areas, leading us to develop programs that:

  • Recruit new businesses
  • Assist local businesses to sustain and expand their operations
  • Develop a quality workforce through employment and job skills training
  • Support entrepreneurs and foster start-up activity
  • Promote strategic development
  • Enhance and protect quality of life
  • Promote tourism
  • Maintain vibrant downtowns and community centers

See Who We Are to learn more about PCED, our goals and our services.