Illinois Business and Economic Development Corporation


Welcome to the Illinois Business and Economic Development Corporation, dedicated exclusively to increasing Illinois’ competitiveness for job creation and investment.

The Corporation, modeled from best practices of other successful state and local economic development organizations, will laser focus on sales, marketing and exceptional customer service. The professional team that we are assembling for this new organization is tasked with working at the speed of business while maintaining a lean, efficient operation.

The organization is currently in its formative stages and not yet operational. If your business is looking to expand within or relocate to Illinois, please contact or 312-814-1346 at the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity during this time of transition.

We invite you to stay up to date with new details of the Corporation as they emerge and visit our FAQs for more information.



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