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Announcing CED's Emerging Sector Series!

Announcing CED's Emerging Sector Series!

Nine months ago we were drinking coffee while discussing about how our state economy is changing and lamenting that no one had spent time exploring emerging industries with growth potential. And then we realized - why not us? We teamed up with the Division of Economic Development to conduct a series of reports, each profiling an emerging sector.

Growing Our Economy through Entrepreneurship

Growing Our Economy through Entrepreneurship

When it comes down to it, economic development is simple in concept if not in practice. The name of the game is removing barriers and cultivating the right conditions so that businesses can expand to create jobs and new wealth.

New Leadership for Lemonade Day Alaska

New Leadership for Lemonade Day Alaska

As we reflect back on the impact made by Lemonade Day Alaska - more than 4,000 participants in 2017, more than $1 million made by Lemonade Day stands donated to local nonprofits since program inception - it's bittersweet to share that after seven fun-filled years, CED is handing Lemonade Day Alaska over to our sister organization, the Alaska Small Business Development Center (SBDC).