Who We Are

The Greater Dubuque Development Corporation helps shape Dubuque's future through continued growth, prosperity and inclusion. Greater Dubuque has three main goals:

Business Development

InfoAction Program - Existing businessLocal employers are the source of more than 85 percent of the area's job growth. They're key to Dubuque's success. Recognized as the number-one program in North America by Business Retention and Expansion International, Greater Dubuque's InfoAction aims to continually identify and assess the needs of the area's existing employers, then takes the necessary actions to address both challenges and opportunities.

To learn more about Greater Dubuque's Existing Business Program, click here.

New Business Recruitment

Greater Dubuque Development is committed to the highest level of service to businesses or site-locators considering a location in our area. From project conception to reality, we will be your partner every step of the way, helping you navigate the course with valuable resources, information, and services.

To learn more about Greater Dubuque's Business Advantages, click here.


Workforce Solutions

Access Dubuque JobsGreater Dubuque Development takes a unique, proactive approach to workforce solutions. We provide incoming and existing businesses exceptional workforce assistance and services. Greater Dubuque Development offers the tools that employers need for recruiting talented workforce.

To learn more about Greater Dubuque's Workforce Solutions Programs, click here.


Community Development

Sustainable Innovations

Greater Dubuque Development is helping to create innovation in the Greater Dubuque area. Focusing on economic growth in the smartest and most sustainable way as well as entrepreneurial development, our team provides support and solutions to our existing business base, entrepreneurs, and region.

To learn more about Greater Dubuque’s Sustainable Innovations Initiative, click here.

Dubuque's True North

Greater Dubuque Development is joining area partners in bringing new life to the North End. Priorities include the removal of slum and blight and the creation of affordable workforce housing, the redevelopment and repurposing of commerical assets, and infrastructure improvements to support an environment where new and existing businesses can thrive. 

To learn more about Dubuque's True North, click here.