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The AAED Media Center is the hub for AAED economic development experts, media releases, digital advertising, and other news resources.

Economic Development Experts

AAED’s members represent a network of economic developers and private sector innovators who champion and enact efforts to promote the economic well-being and quality of life for their communities. Our members are entrenched in all facets of economic development and represent federal, state, and local governments, private sector interests, non-profit partnerships, and educational institutions.

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Media Releases


AZRE Nov/Dec Issue: The New AAED

In the November/December 2023 issue, AZRE Magazine sat down with several members of AAED's Board of Directors and staff to discuss the future of the organization. The supplement includes: An interview with AAED's 2023-2024 Executive Committee reflecting on the...

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