Who We Are
Building on the County's strategic location between the Triad and Triangle, we are positioning Chatham as the preferred location for emerging growth companies. Our policy-driven approach leads us to focus on targeted attraction, retention, and entrepreneurship to improve the lives of County residents. We support infrastructure improvements and preservation of the County's strong quality of place.
Read the Chatham EDC's 2011-2012 Annual Report to learn more about our most recent accomplishments.
Chatham Economic Development Corporation (EDC) is the lead economic development agency for Chatham County. The EDC is a 501(c)3 economic development non-profit that provides support to businesses with relocation and expansion plans and markets Chatham County as the preferred location for emerging growth companies.
Dianne Reid, CEcD
Oversees the Chatham EDC and focuses on attraction.
Jenifer Johnson Everage
Retention and Expansion Specialist
Assists existing businesses and works with local service providers.
Entrepreneur Resource Specialist
Provides assistance to entrepreneurs and small business owners.
Business Services Manager
Serves as the initial contact of EDC patrons, maintains EDC records, and provides staff support to other employees.
Maintains the EDC's communication outlets and other strategic marketing activities.
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