Prince George’s County is Primed for Business
Come Be A Part of One of the Fastest Growing Counties In the Nation
Looking to start or relocate a business in Prince George’s County? We want to hear from you. Come learn about all of the exciting opportunities in Prince George’s County.
The Business Development Division is responsible for the retention, expansion, and attraction of businesses to the County. Services include: expediting permits, tax abatements, workforce assistance, site identification, county and state financial assistance, and SBA financial assistance.
SMALL BUSINESS SERVICES
The Small Business Services (SBS) provides training to Prince George’s County CEO’s, including strategic planning, business development, and procurement opportunities. Services include: business certification assistance, contract financing and bonding, equipment and real estate financing, business and marketing plan development, and business incentives.
The Workforce Services Division fosters economic growth in Prince George’s County by providing comprehensive solutions to people seeking career development assistance as well as to companies seeking employees with skill sets they need to fuel their growth.
The International Business Program is designed to help businesses within the County expand through new and increased exports of their products and services and to partner with successful companies throughout the world.
TECHNOLOGY ASSISTANCE CENTER
The Technology Assistance Center (TAC) is an incubator program established to foster the creation and growth of early stage technology companies in Prince George’s County through the provision of affordable facilities and a broad range of business and technical services.
NEW DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS
The new 130,000 square-foot Wegman’s Grocery Store located at Woodmore Town Center at Glenarden Shopping Centre is thriving. According to store manager, Ayana Douglas, “We want to be the place where families, business people, and the community gather."
About the EDC
The Prince George’s County Economic Development Corporation provides business services that help attract, retain, and expand businesses, create high-quality jobs, and expand Prince George’s County’s commercial tax base. EDC’s mission of business attraction and expansion is accomplished through our main business lines, including Business Development, the Small Business Services/Technical Assistance Center (TAC), International Business Development, Workforce Services, and Marketing/Communications.
Located in Prince George’s County, the Protective Services Training Academy (PSTA) is the premier training venue in the Mid-Atlantic region and was built with protective service and the law enforcement professional in mind. The state-of-the-art training facility provides a full array of training/simulation services and facility rentals to private and government organizations within the protective services.