Business Advocacy

The Economic Development Association works in coordination with other Local, State, and National Economic Development Associations, Chambers of Commerce and local governments to advocate business development, attraction, expansion and retention. Below are a couple of lists with some of these agencies we encourage you to visit.

Links to San Joaquin County, CA Economic Development Agencies

Municipal Economic Development Agencies

Links to other California Economic Development Agencies

Small Business On-Line - US Small Business Administration
This federal agency exists to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns to preserve free competitive enterprise.

CONTACT: Nicole Snyder
Deputy Director
(209) 468-3615 or e-mail at