Kitimat Economic Development Association (KEDA) is committed to assisting companies in developing and establishing community relationships. Comprised of working and retired professionals, KEDA’s directors, with years of proven business acumen, are offering their services to those companies considering location in their community.
By providing local knowledge, establishing relationships within and aiding in facilitating smooth first phase operations, KEDA is here to assist you.
KEDA’s long term association with local business groups, their many years experience in local government, major business operations and regional development, allows them the ability to garner those assets otherwise unavailable to start-up operations.
KEDA is committed to work with all parties and interest groups:
-To promote and market the Kitimat region for economic development in a targeted and efficient manner.
-To assist in the retention and expansion of local businesses and industry by nurturing local start-ups.
-To adopt a progressive approach to stabilizing, stimulating and diversifying the Kitimat economy.
-To work with all levels of government: federal, provincial, first nations and local.
-To facilitate and expedite responsible economic development.
-To work closely with similar groups, first nations and other organizations with compatible objective to share resources and information, while primarily representing the interests of Kitimat.