SOREDI (Southern Oregon Regional Economic Development Inc.) is a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing the long-term prosperity of Jackson and Josephine Counties. They serve 13 incorporated cities including Ashland, Butte Falls, Cave Junction, Central Point, Eagle Point, Gold Hill, Grants Pass, Jacksonville, Medford, Phoenix, Rogue River, Talent, and Shady Cove.
SBDC- The SOU Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provides in-depth, one-on-one guidance to businesses and prospective entrepreneurs at no fee. The SBDC business advisors have expertise in a broad spectrum of business issues. They can help you gather information, evaluate, plan, and create systems for your business that lead to greater profit, job creation, and job retention. Team counseling and on-site visits are available, as well as customized business assistance focused on your business needs.
Travel Southern Oregon- Travel Southern Oregon is a regional, non-profit marketing group. Over the years, it has grown into a seven-county association of hospitality and tourism businesses and destination marketing organizations.
Job Council- The Job Council provides workforce resources to businesses, youth, and adults throughout Jackson and Josephine counties. Our programs are grouped within four primary service areas:
Business Services, Job Seeker Services, Youth Programs, and Child Care Resources.
The Job Council is an important and active participant in the economic development efforts of the Rogue Valley.