Charleston County Economic Development offers full-service business support > Charleston Business Journal

Mission is to provide assistance for business success, lead advancement of economic growth

Charleston County Economic Development is a valuable business partner to local industries. The staff at the department compares their service to a business concierge, available to help business leaders with hiring, resources, relocation support or anything else they need to succeed.

That has included specialized workforce training, connecting businesses with financial assistance programs and championing for local businesses at the government level.

Since its inception in 1993, Charleston County Economic Development has helped facilitate and announce over 36,000 jobs and a $6.7 billion investment by businesses into the community.

“Our mission is to lead the advancement of economic growth and shared prosperity for all of Charleston County,” said Ashley Richardson, director of strategy and communications for Charleston County Economic Development….

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