Information about the Economic Development Department.
The City of Albuquerque's Economic Development Department (EDD) works to create, diversify, and enhance job growth and to promote business development and stability.
EDD supports business and the development community within city government and between city agencies.
New Mexico offers a broad range of business incentives to encourage relocation of new businesses and expansion of existing businesses. They range from bonds and funding sources to training programs and tax credits.
Albuquerque and New Mexico offer many resources and incentives for the film industry.
Recruitment, Retention, and Expansion
The City of Albuquerque Economic Development Department works with Albuquerque Economic Development Inc., a private, nonprofit organization, to recruit business and industry to Albuquerque.
Employers are assured of quality education and training opportunities in Albuquerque.
The "Burque/Reggae/Rock Rhythm" group ¡Revíva! is the Albuquerque Music Office's featured Band of the Week for Dec. 12, 2011.
The "filthy, mangy, jazz" group Le Chat Lunatique is the Albuquerque Music Office's featured Band of the Week for Dec. 5, 2011.
Area newspaper interviewed actor Ethan Embry on filming in Albuquerque and New Mexico.
The Afro-beat, Drum & Bass, Latin group Concepto Tambor is the Albuquerque Music Office's featured Band of the Week for Nov. 21, 2011.
Indie Hip-Hop artist Justin Hood is the Albuquerque Music Office's featured Musician of the Week for Nov. 14, 2011.