The mission of the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation is to lead the development and diversification of the San Antonio regional economy through the recruitment and expansion of quality employers and job producing investments.
The San Antonio Economic Development Foundation (SAEDF) assists business and industry in locating and expanding into the San Antonio area by capitalizing on our unique comparative advantages, thus increasing our economic competitiveness and providing opportunity for our residents. The SAEDF is financially supported by key government and utilities partners and more than 160 local businesses. The Strategic Plan for Economic Development, led by SAEDF, focuses on growing target/horizon sectors, and fostering entrepreneurial and workforce development. The SAEDF supports SA2020’s vision for an economically competitive San Antonio by the year 2020.