Augusta Economic Development Authority

Georgia | Economic Development

About Augusta Economic Development Authority

Products / Services

Augusta EDA works to recruit new manufacturing, distribution, assembly and related industrial facilities to Augusta, Georgia.

Additionally, we focus on the expansion of our many fine existing industries.  We look to find opportunities for our companies to expand not only business in Augusta but across the world.


The Augusta EDA primarily focuses to assist companies in the following areas:

Site Location

Employee Training

Workforce Evaluation

Demographic Information

Financial Assistance


Augusta EDA also promotes the area as one of the best locations for national and regional corporate headquarters, customer service centers, major retail investments, hospitality ventures and life sciences projects. The Development Authority is the bonding agency for Revenue Bonds for financing industrial, hospitality, educational, medical, technology and other related investments in Augusta.


Key Assets to consider for the Augusta MSA are:

Fort Gordon and US Army Cyber Command

National Security Agency

Georgia’s Cyber and Innovation Training Center

Augusta University and Augusta Technical College

Savannah River Site and Plant Vogtle

Our Large and Thriving Medical Community


Meetings Objectives

Our goal is to bring awareness to individuals and businesses considering the Southeast United States and showing the benefits of doing business in the State of Georgia.

Key Industry sectors targeted are:


Customer Service

Medical/Life Science



Information Technology

Metal Fabrication

Paper Products