The Queens Economic Development Corporation’s mission is to create and retain jobs through programming that grows neighborhoods, assists small businesses, and promotes tourism and business development.
QEDC is a nonprofit governed by a board of directors which represents the borough’s community and business sectors. QEDC is a focal point for economic development efforts in a county with roughly 2.3 million people from every corner of the world. Learn more >
QEDC’s Business Services department assists entrepreneurs looking to start or grow their business by providing one-on-one consultations, business development workshops, training courses and networking events.
The Entrepreneur Space:
The Entrepreneur Space is a partnership between the QEDC and Mi Kitchen Es Su Kitchen ®.Funded in part through the NYC Economic Development Corporation, this innovative food-and-business incubator provides a home to emerging businesses and organizations seeking offices, a commercial kitchen and/or classroom/meeting space. In addition, clients can receive business counseling, technical assistance and networking opportunities for free or at a reasonable cost. Learn more >
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