June 14, 2016

Economic Development


PlanAlberta has been supporting community economic development objectives in Alberta for more than 15 years. Our ongoing research, combined with our experience, enables communities to progress toward their economic development goals.


We bring:

  • Thorough knowledge of economic development, to help uncover your real challenges
  • Years of economic development experience, to help pinpoint the right solutions
  • Effective interpersonal, listening and leadership skills, to derive maximum value from stakeholder contributions
  • A straightforward approach, to help you understand and act on recommendations.

Our services include:

  • Proven strategies for retaining and growing existing businesses
  • Strong programs to support entrepreneurship
  • Processes and tools to identify, prepare for, and attract, investment
  • Effective community economic development and tourism strategies
  • Focused target sector development strategies, for industries such as renewable energy
  • Insightful marketing perspectives.

We ground our solutions in key success factors including:

Economic Development key success factors