Lead Economic Development Team

Erie's Lead Economic Development Team provides a customer-centered approach to investment. As the entry point into Erie's economic development system, the team provides the potential for current investors with a coordinated connection to an exclusive source of counsel, advice, and direction regarding available programs to address their specific business needs.

The Lead Economic Development Team include representatives from:Erie, PA Panorama

If you are an existing business in Erie County seeking economic assistance or a prospect considering investing in the region, contact Jacob Rouch, Vice President for Economic Development, to learn how to the Lead Economic Development Team can assist you.

latest news

FIRE Accelerator Program Now Accepting Applications
July 1, 2021
The Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership launched its rebranded FIRE Accelerator program, the cornerstone of its expanded entrepreneurship and...
Erie Regional Chamber Participates in Annual Chamber Day
June 18, 2021
With businesses across the Commonwealth continuing to struggle as the economy re-opens, more than 35 local chambers from across the state joined with ...
Your Big Idea Could Be Worth Big Bucks
June 7, 2021
Ben Franklin Technology Partners, an award-winning, tech-based economic development program, is offering emerging entrepreneurs and small manufacturer...