Boise, Idaho is a singular economy not dominated or defined by a specific industry or niche market. By intentional design, our capital city stands out in the state and in the region for its diversity of talented workforce as well as our enviable mix of manufacturing, high tech, agribusiness, startup and international brands transformed by innovative business thinkers and doers.
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BOISE IS HAPPENING!
Boise’s economic development events and activities abound. Start here to view public meeting notices, discover upcoming networking, workshop and seminar opportunities or simply join the conversation. Explore more events by visiting the Boise Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Downtown Boise Association.
Boise’s economy is the result of natural evolution and cultivated planning by public and private sector visionaries. The community is collaborative, well capitalized and connected to create innovative change
With a growing urban research university minutes from our downtown business core, Boise is fostering deeper connections… to the benefit of our international brands, startups and growing midsize companies. All to ensure new generations of homegrown talent and a convenient, fertile test bed for exploration of new business ideas.
Helping Boise workers compete for the best jobs our market has to offer requires investment and sweat equity. Working with volunteers and other members of the Boise tech community, Boise Codes helps introduce local men and women to the well-paying and rewarding field of computer programming.
START YOUR BUSINESS
Start Your Business Tool is the City of Boise’s effort to make starting a business in Boise easier than ever. From an online tool to our in-person guidance, you’ll find all the resources you need to launch your business and get to work.