Business Links

AltoonaNow – Marketing page for Altoona economic development.

Visit Altoona – With approximately 4.5 million visitors per year, Visit Altoona is a site promotes the robust tourism industry in Altoona. 

Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) – State Agency

Greater Des Moines Partnership – Regional Economic Development organization with rankings of the metro area and many statistics.

Des Moines Area Community College Business Resources – DMACC provides resources to new and expanding businesses in the Altoona area, including workforce development initiatives thru job training programs.

MidAmerican Energy – Provides electric and natural gas to Altoona residents and businesses.  Not only does MidAmerican Energy provide utility access to existing and future businesses, they also provide support for economic development initiatives through the Local Partners program.

Altoona Area Chamber of Commerce – The Chamber promotes a healthy business climate thru marketing, events, and training opportunities.

10,000 Small Businesses from Goldman Sachs.  The program is administered by DMACC.  The program provides skills to help their small business.

Cultivation Corridor has resources to help your agricultural or bioscience business.