JEDC coordinated a fish processing plant tour for JEDC Board members, School Board members and more.
Thanks to Alaska Glacier Seafoods, Inc for a great tour!
Rarely do Juneauites get to see the inside of a seafood processing plant so check out the behind-the-scenes pictures on our FB. Thanks Jim & Kristie!
Avista Utilities continues to be a valued partner of JEDC and its program. President of Avista Utilities, Dennis Vermillion, states, “JEDC serves as the cornerstone to the region’s planning and strategies related to economic development and fostering a healthy economic climate in Juneau and Southeast Alaska. We’re pleased to support JEDC’s focus on growing this region’s economy.”
2015 JEDC Investor Highlight: Avista Utilities
JEDC appreciates Avista's commitment to Juneau's economic future. Avista Corp. is an energy company involved in the production, transmission and distribution of energy as well as other energy-related businesses. Click the image to learn how to become an Investor in JEDC.
BP continues to be a valued partner of JEDC and its program. Tamera Lienhart, Director of Community & Public Affairs, states, "BP Alaska is focused on creating jobs for Alaskans and continuing to invest in the future of this great state. We are pleased to support the work of the Juneau Economic Development Council, helping to grow and sustain economic opportunity across Southeast Alaska.”
2015 JEDC Investor Highlight: BP
JEDC appreciates BP's commitment to Juneau's economic future. BP opened its first office in Alaska in 1959, and for more than four decades has led the oil and gas industry that drives economic growth in Alaska. Click the image to learn how to become an Investor in JEDC.
JEDC STEM Instructor Bernadette Rosano works with student Devin Moorehead on an autonomous underwater vehicle (a robot!).
SeaPerch Camp Instills STEM Skills
SeaPerch campers hone their electrical engineering skills. JEDC recognizes the need to develop Talent for Alaska’s future workforce and promotes K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) skills.
Stay tuned for early registration details for the 2016 Innovation Summit.
JEDC Gearing Up for the 2016 Innovation Summit!
We are pleased to announce that NADO, the National Association of Development Organizations, has chosen the JEDC Innovation Summit to receive a 2015 Innovation Award.

The Juneau Economic Development Council fosters a healthy and sustainable economic climate in Juneau and throughout Southeast Alaska. In collaboration with other organizations, JEDC implements initiatives to maintain, expand, and create jobs and economic opportunities. Our primary focus: help make Juneau a great capital city; strengthen key regional industry; promote entrepreneurship and small business; develop talent; and deliver core economic development services. Learn more

Upcoming Events​


  • September 19th, 9AM- 2PM, FLL Coach Training at JEDC

  • October 7, 2015, FIRST LEGO League kick-off will be at DHMS for all teams. Please contact for more information on coaching a team.

  • December 12, 2015, 8AM-5PM, Juneau Robot Jamboree

  • February 8-9, 2016, Innovation Summit 

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