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

Apply Now: stART Up Creative Business Development Grant Program
November 21, 2022
The Erie County Redevelopment Authority is now accepting applications for its stART Up Creative Business Development Grant Program.
FIRE Accelerator Announces 2022 Cohort
September 14, 2022
The Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership announces the 2022 cohort of the FIRE Accelerator welcoming nine high tech startups to Erie. The star...
The 2022 Celebration of Excellence Award Winners Announced
August 1, 2022
The Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership (ERCGP) announced its annual Celebration of Excellence award recipients. This year's e...