Fall Career Fair set for Wednesday, October 11, 2023 at the Hotel Julien. Employer registration opens September 13. Free and open to the public. Learn More

YOU can be great here Community of Colleges Millwork Scavenger Hunt set for Wednesday, September 20, 2023. Free and open to all area college students. Learn More

A new session of Distinctively Dubuque begins October 4, 2023. Free and open to newcomers to the Greater Dubuque region. Learn More

Greater Dubuque Development

Your Life Growth Life Business Future
can be great here.

YOU can be great here.

Greater Dubuque Development devotes time, talent, and financial resources to provide your business with the most innovative workforce solutions in the country.

Promoting growth, driving innovation, and championing the Greater Dubuque region as a nationally recognized community of progress, prosperity, and equity.

Business Development

Providing community data and research, connections to financial incentives, and workforce solutions.

Partners for Growth

Live Here

We’re here to support YOUR move to the Greater Dubuque region.

For Newcomers

Work Here

We're YOUR partner in retaining, recruiting, and creating talent.

For Employers

Moving the Greater Dubuque Region Forward

We work with the community’s strategic initiatives to help the Greater Dubuque region succeed and grow; aspiring to build our area’s workforce, businesses, and community innovations.

Who We Are