El Dorado Inc.

A public/private partnership to further economic development in El Dorado, Kansas

About Us

Mission- El Dorado, Inc. serves as a catalyst to stimulate economic opportunities for new and existing business/industry and to promote ventures and activities that improve the quality of life in the El Dorado community.

El Dorado, Inc. is a public/private partnership with the City of El Dorado whose function is to recruit and assist new and existing businesses, helping them to provide jobs and a strong tax base for the community.

The organization began its public-private economic development partnership with the City of El Dorado in the late 1980’s. El Dorado Inc. is a membership organization and is governed by a Board of Directors made up of local business leaders, banks, utilities and representatives appointed by the City of El Dorado Commission. The Executive Director of the organization serves as the information point person for businesses considering expanding or locating in the City of El Dorado.

Membership
As a member of El Dorado Inc., you are participating in an organization that seeks to improve the business conditions and quality of life for all residents by creating more and better jobs, growth in housing, and a stronger workforce. Your membership dollars are put to work for the community as a whole. Membership is open to all types and sizes of businesses. To learn more, read the Top Ten Reasons to Join El Dorado Inc. to the left.

For a list of members click here.

 El Dorado Inc.'s program of work includes initiatives to:

  • Market commercial/industrial property owned by City of El Dorado 
  • Help new and existing businesses identify and access available incentives and resources
  • Promote job creation
  • Market El Dorado on a regional and national scale
  • Establish local and regional networking
  • Promote housing initiatives