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Economic Development Council

The Economic Development Council of Tillamook County is an ORS.190.010 Intergovernmental Agreement Agency composed of municipalities, public agencies, and members. The purpose of the Council is to form a partnership in all matters related to economic development in Tillamook County. The Council provides coordination of efforts including business development, recruitment, and expansion activities by regional, state or federal agencies and/or programs. Visit the Economic Development Council of Tillamook County Website for more information.

Small Business Development Center

The Small Business Development Center is a support team for anyone who owns, operates, or is considering starting a small business in Oregon. Providing counseling, training, information and technical assistance, the SBDC is here to help tackle all the challenges that small business owners face. SBDC services are free to Oregon businesses and entrepreneurs and include financial, marketing, production, organization, international trade, and feasibility studies; business plan development and cash flow projections; and helpful assistance in marketing, bookkeeping, and employee management. Visit Website for more information.

MTC Worksource

Worksource Oregon is a statewide group dedicated to stimulating job growth. By connecting businesses and workers with the resources they need to succeed, the MTC and Worksource Oregon is able to help businesses grow their workforce and provide job seekers with invaluable tools and training. Whether looking for a job, or information on job training, is the resource directory to help find local WorkSource Oregon centers for business and job finding assistance, anywhere in Oregon. Visit Website for more information

Business Oregon

Business Oregon works to create, retain, expand and attract businesses that provide sustainable, living-wage jobs for Oregonians through public-private partnerships, leveraged funding and support of economic opportunities for Oregon companies and entrepreneurs. Visit Website to find information on the following services provided by Business Oregon:  lean and high performance manufacturing, R&D resources, the Grow Oregon program, technical assistance, and other small business resources.

Bureau of labor and industries

The BOLI works to protect employment rights, advance employment opportunities, and protects access to housing and public accommodations, free from discrimination. By encouraging and enforcing compliance with state laws relating to wages, housing and public accommodations, the BOLI defends Oregonian’s rights in the workforce. Additionally, the BOLI offers a Technical Assistance for Employers Program (TA) which provides a variety of employer services. Visit Website for more information.