A city on the
brink of reinvention.

Edmonton is in the midst of a $5 billion transformation of active development and investment in downtown.

Give the world
more Edmonton.

Edmonton is perfectly situated for success. We’re open for business, and we firmly believe the world wants what we're making.

Events that host
the historic.

Edmonton loves sports and culture. Not only do Edmontonians come out by the thousands as spectators, they are passionate and experienced volunteers who will help deliver something unforgettable. We know what it takes to deliver the extraordinary.

Canada’s youngest
fastest growing city.

Edmonton is growing at a rate that’s twice as fast as the national average. Between now and 2020, the city will see $5.5 billion invested in development of residential towers and retail spaces, office towers, new hotels, educational institutions, arts and culture facilities and light rail transit. 

52 weeks of things to do.
We're not all business.

Ask any of our 1 million plus residents and we are confident they will agree.

More To Learn

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88 km of River Valley Park.

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The largest urban park in North America. 22x larger than Central Park.

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9 of Canada’s Top 100 restaurants.

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Top 10 travel destination according to National Geographic.

Edmonton is the launchpad for your monumental idea.

It takes an entrepreneurial city to know an entrepreneur’s needs.

Find Out How

Careers

Careers

Strategic Communications Manager, Innovate Edmonton

Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) cultivates the energy, innovation and investment needed to build a prosperous and resilient Edmonton economy. EEDC staff embody the five cultural values of the organization; Public Stewardship, Selfless Approach, Lead The Way, Make An Impact, and Caring For One Another.  Our people are city builders who embody the spirit of […]

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Careers

Executive Assistant to the CEO (12-month term), Corporate Services

We have an opportunity for an Executive Assistant to the CEO, who provides executive and administrative support to the CEO and Senior Leadership Team (SLT).  The Executive assistant serves as the primary point of contact to for internal and external parties, has clear knowledge and in depth understanding of the CEO’s roles and responsibilities and represents the values and EEDC Corporate Culture.

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Media

Edmonton Economic Development Announces New Board Chair and Five New Directors

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada – Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) is proud to announce the appointment of a new Board Chair, Joseph Doucet, as well as five new board members effective July, 2019. The new board members include Paul Alpern, Matthew Havertape, Alyson Hodson, Karen Oshry, and Catherine Vu. “I am humbled to be the Board Chair […]

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General Manager, ECC, EXPO

The ideal GM will thrive in managing multiple priorities, assessing complex opportunities and mobilizing resources to work towards solutions and results. Along with a high degree of business and financial acumen, candidates will have a solid operational background and a commitment to continuous improvement and lean operating principles. EEDC is seeking candidates with a proven track record of building effective business relationships, both internal and external, and a demonstrated ability to champion a positive work culture that reflects EEDC’s core values.

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