This City department leads the economic development, urban regeneration, small business development, cultural arts, music, international and emerging technology programs for the City of Austin.
Austin's Small Business Development Program provides assistance and business solutions to emerging small businesses. The program's focus is to develop and empower small businesses in order to strengthen their business capability and survivability.
Austin Chambers of Commerce
Austin’s chambers of commerce promote and protect the interests of participating businesses. The City partners with the following chambers of commerce:
Austin is a city with boundless energy and creative ideas. The region houses one of the fastest growing major job markets in the United States with a youthful, well-educated workforce. Learn more about industry focus, available business incentives and assistance. View more information on investing in Austin.
The Office of the Texas Governor provides several resources about economic development in the state of Texas, including TexasWideOpenForBusiness.com, which offers information about site selection, state economic development incentives and business research.