It is the mission of the Office of Economic Development (Mesa OED) to enhance Mesa’s economy, creating quality jobs and increasing per capita income in order to improve the quality of life for Mesa’s residents. LEARN MORE about our Mission
Mesa OED works closely with businesses throughout all phases of the development process. We work as a team with our partners to provide solutions and ensure your transition to starting, running, expanding or relocating a business in Mesa is smooth and successful. We are empowered to help you build your business.
Mesa OED is the primary point for business decision makers and site selectors to obtain the expertise and support services necessary to properly evaluate the business opportunities in Mesa. Staff members provide unique assistance at the municipal level, acting as facilitators between the client and city, state agencies, private and public sector, academia, and more. Mesa OED staff also provide clients clarification and support for permitting, incentives and tax-related issues.
Mesa OED promotes Mesa as a premier location for business, targeting key industries that provide high wages jobs and where Mesa has competitive advantage and/or strategic opportunity. Such industries include Healthcare, Education, Aerospace/Aviation/Defense, Technology and Tourism (Mesa’s HEAT Initiative).