Business Development

Alabama Business Development

Helping your business is our business.

There are so many things that make Alabama a great place to start or expand a business, not the least of which is our dedicated business development division.

As the official liaisons for new and potential businesses across the state, our project managers are devoted solely to helping businesses establish and thrive in our great state.

Working with local officials and state government entities, and employing a profound understanding of the state’s business landscape, the business development division ensures that companies can easily navigate the process of finding a home in Alabama. Whether it’s finding available sites and buildings, negotiating incentives packages, or just finding out more about our home state—we’ve got you covered.

Site Selection Assistance

Our staff will conduct a customized search if you are seeking property or buildings for industrial, research and development, or distribution space. You must be the company’s exclusive agent.

Site Selection Assistance Form 

Or please print a form and fax a copy to 334-242-0415.

Search EDPA for a site or building

Use the site or building-finding utility on the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama site.

Search Buildings   |   Search Sites

Site Advantage

The Advantage Site Program confirms that documentation critical to the site selection process is ready for prospective industry. Our economic development team knows that companies seeking to locate a new facility are allowing less time for site selection, site development and project construction. To meet the needs of industry, Alabama’s economic development community is working to designate an inventory of industrial sites with sufficient site documentation for accurate, timely project evaluation.

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Division Contact Information

Business Development

Department of Commerce

Ted Clem


Phone 1-334-353-0938

Fax 1-334-242-0415