How Can We Help?
We are Serious about Business
Contact Us at (541) 766-6339
Economic Development Manager Tom Nelson can be reached via email
Tom Nelson - Economic Development Director
“ Corvallis is serious about economic development. We have the commission, we have the strategy, we have the economic development staff. Even investors who are outside the community are going to take another look now and say “OK, they’re serious.” Tom Nelson Economic Development Director
Helping businesses find resources they need to be successful in Corvallis-Benton County.
We foster connections to enhance entrepreneurship, a culture of innovation and a positive business climate. This will enable us to grow the traded sector job base, maintain the quality of life, and enjoy the natural beauty that the region offers.
Let Us Help
The City's Economic Development Program is coordinated through the City Manager's Office. Economic Development Manager Tom Nelson can be reached via email
or 541-766-6339. We are here to help businesses.
Guided by the Corvallis Economic Development Strategy
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION:
On December 6, 2010, the City Council passed Ordinance 2010-28, which established the Economic Development Commission to advise the City Council in all matters pertaining to Economic Development, ensuring that Economic Development is a civic priority.
More about the ED Commission:
An Economic Development Strategy
(PDF) was created to foster a well-designed economic renaissance that honors our community's character and values. The Council's Economic Development Policy
(PDF) provides further guidance.