Membership

Serving Lamoille County’s business community for more than 50 years.

Member Benefits

Lamoille Economic Development Corporation seeks to be your first choice in business development. Drawing on our wide array of program offerings, we will tailor a program appropriate for your business venture.

From small start-ups to major corporations, it is our goal to help you establish a presence in Lamoille County.

Funding, Services & Support

Whether you are just beginning your business experience in Lamoille County or you have been here a while and are thinking of expansion, let LEDC become involved in your plans.

We offer our members funding, services, and support and we retain a full-time staff to provide these services.

As a Member of LEDC You Receive the Following Benefits
Early Notification of Upcoming EventsMembers will receive early email notification of new events on the LEDC calendar.In addition to this, an e-mail will also be sent to all members at least two days in advance of a real-estate listing being posted on the website. This will give members an opportunity to act first.
Information/StatisticsOccasionally we will conduct electronic surveys through our website to gather information about industry in the area and related topics. We will ask for information about rent for commercial space, average wages for certain jobs, and other similar subjects… This data will be compiled and turned into statistics and reports that will be provided to members upon request.
A Business Presence on the WebAs an LEDC member, your business will be listed on our website. We link to each member’s website and provide contact information about your business, to provide exposure and help get both member names and images out into the public eye.
Consultation Regarding IncentivesLEDC offers zero cost consultation about Vermont Employment Growth Incentives.
MoreLEDC expects to add more member benefits soon.
BECOME A MEMBER Start your relationship with a corporation whose main focus is to help you succeed! The benefits of becoming a member of LEDC are worth more than it costs to become a member. We would love to have you as an LEDC supporting member. Call (802) 888-5640 to schedule a site visit with the Executive Director.

LEDC can help area entrepreneurs by:

  • Providing financial advise, assistance and loans
  • Assisting with state and regulatory processes
  • Providing business and marketing consulting
  • Providing special training and other educational opportunities.

LEDC provides these services free of charge to any start-up or existing business in the county that wishes to expand, increase employment, reach new markets and be more successful.

Helping our economy grow by developing tools and providing business assistance is the core of Vermont’s economic development plan. Putting this assistance together to benefit low-to-moderate income residents is what Lamoille Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) has done with the Lamoille County Revolving Loan Fund.

The Lamoille Economic Development Corporation offers marketing consulting assistance, free of charge to the business community in Lamoille County. If your business needs help creating a profitable marketing plan or needs assistance implementing the technical aspects of online marketing, give LEDC a call.

For-profit businesses in Lamoille County, with at least one full-time employee, are eligible to apply for the LEDC Website Development Grant that provides start-up money to create a company’s first website, or to redesign an out-dated website, with our in-house webmaster.

In cooperation with the Vermont Small Business Development Center, the Lamoille Economic Development Center offers workshops eight times per year on various topics ranging from marketing, sales, operations, financial issues, technical issues. Visit our training page for events and business workshop information.

Your Partner In
Growing The Future.

We hope you will join us in our ongoing mission to promote and grow Lamoille County’s economy. As business owners and community members, we are stronger when we work together.