Economic Development Collaborative-Ventura County (EDC-VC)
The Business Resource for Companies of All Sizes Doing Business in Ventura County.
WHAT WE DO
Established in 1996, EDC-VC promotes jobs and economic growth to maintain the county’s economic vitality through these key programs and services:
WHEN BUSINESS THRIVES, OUR COMMUNITY PROSPERS.
EDC-VC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
EDC-VC focuses on attraction, retention and expansion of businesses in Ventura County through economic development programs that showcase the county’s investment in cutting-edge business sectors and the high quality of life for residents. EDC-VC is funded through contributions from the County of Ventura, all 10 cities in the county and top-level private sector executives.
Our Featured Success Story
At 23 years old, Jason Gray followed his entrepreneurial spirit and opened a new location of Valentino’s Take-n-Bake Pizza in Camarillo. Gray knew how to make pizzas, but needed help with the business’s back end. With support from the city of Camarillo, he turned to the Economic Development Collaborative-Ventura County for a loan to buy out his partners.