Retention & Expansion


Athens County is rich with opportunity for business owners and entrepreneurs. With our quickly developing industries like biosciences and technology, advanced energy, and digital media, now is an exciting time to put roots in this region. From the right funding sources and an available workforce to a highly accessible transportation system, Athens County is the leading choice for business development in the Southeast Ohio region.

Explore the Retention & Expansion tabs to learn more about business resources and programming offered through the ACEDC and its partners that will help your business grow and thrive.