Corporate Recruitment & Expansion
Montgomery’s aggressive and dynamic economic development efforts have been noticed by industry leaders. Most recently, Southern Business & Development magazine named the city to its list of 10 shining examples of economic development working in the South.
The Montgomery Chamber’s experienced, professional economic development team provides every service required for site selection including:
- Real Estate
- Utility Infrastructure
- Workforce and Training
- Taxes and Financing
The Chamber’s Business Retention and Expansion (BRE) program launched as a result of the Imagine a Greater Montgomery initiative and is directly responsible for securing and growing over 10,500 announced jobs in the region’s economy since 2010. The Montgomery Chamber’s Existing Industry Program assists local companies with expansion plans and issues that affect the Montgomery area manufacturing and industrial community.
In 2017, Montgomery announced jobs and capital investment from new and expanding industries comprising 30 companies, 1,056 jobs and an investment of $204.9 million. Of the 30 increases in investment and employment last year, 24 are existing companies, demonstrating confidence and trust in the community by making the decision to grow here.