With a well-established and ever-growing technology sector, as well as a skilled workforce featuring some of the sharpest minds in the country, the region is a great choice for your booming tech business. But the area is so much more than that, featuring world class food and beverage manufacturers, agritourism like you’ve never seen before, and a quality of life and cost of living that are hard to beat. When it comes to business we offer better locations, faster permitting all in a fist pumping environment.
Warmer days are translating into more jobs in the Tri-Cities. State figures show dramatic gains in construction employment, education, retail and hospitality helped drive the local unemployment down to 6.5 percent in March, traditionally the start of the busy warm-weather economy in the Mid-Columbia. The...
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“I have served as CEO of hospitals in several different communities in my career, and TRIDEC is by far the most effective economic development organization I have seen. Their efforts have clearly stimulated the growth of the Tri-Cities which has allowed Kadlec Health System and Kadlec Medical Center to grow and prosper. “
“The greatest asset of any business is its employees, and the Tri-Cities offers a great quality of life for all of us. Our regional business community is dedicated to enhancing this quality of life through our economic success, and that is the circle of prosperity we all enjoy.”
"Lamb Weston values the significant benefits of doing business in the Tri-Cities and has done so for nearly 40 years. Prime growing conditions, irrigated agriculture, access to international ports, and a knowledgeable workforce are just a few of the reasons the Tri-Cities is uniquely suited for growing and producing our quality potato and frozen vegetable products."