Corporation for Economic Development


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Corporation for Economic Development



Anderson - Madison County, Indiana

The Corporation for Economic Development is a non-profit Economic Development organization representing all of Madison County, Indiana.  CED's mission is to plan and undertake activities leading to steady job growth, increasing economic diversity, and a strengthened employer base which enhance the quality of life of Madison County.

Conveniently located just northeast of Indianapolis, along Interstate 69 and near Interstate 70, Madison County offers a prime location allowing us to reach over 70 million people within a 6 hour drive. A dual rail system, as well as a heavy reliable and redundant electrical grid, superior connectivity features, excellent quality and quantity of water, sewer, and natural gas services all at highly competitive prices allows Madison County to meet the needs of any prospective company. The diversity in business and culture has assisted Madison County in attracting over 15international companies, including the world’s largest food manufacturer, Nestlé.

We know that business is the lifeblood of any economy, which is why we make it easier for businesses to succeed. We are very committed to ensuring best-in-class support for our business partners: lower business costs, shovel-ready sites, availability of skilled workforce, low cost of living, and a team fully dedicated to support you. Our success of over 6,500 new Jobs and $2 Billion Investment in the last 10 years is poised to continue as our team of economic development professionals with strong multi-national experience promotes our Business Friendly community. With an extremely competitive incentive plan, Madison County helps companies with their initial investment as well as incentives for training your workforce, further investments, and additional help to succeed in the market.

We serve the following communities

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County of Madison128,671

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Tonia Simpson

Development Consultant