Business Retention and Expansion

Statewide Program

The Division of Economic Development's statewide business retention and expansion (BRE) program assists communities in analyzing the key drivers of their local economy, identifying opportunities to improve the business climate, and implementing strategies that grow and expand existing local business and industry. 

About BRE
Current BRE Programs

Is your community interested in participating?

DED welcomes economic development organizations, municipalities, and other regional organizations to join in this effort. For more information, contact the state program manager or your community’s BRE lead organization.

Program Manager

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