OUR BUSINESS COMMUNITY

Our Business Community

The City of Duluth's dynamic business community is in the forefront of one of the strongest economies in the country. Along with its well-known strengths in corporate headquarters, technology firms, medicine, and recreation, the city has large and growing numbers of commercial IT, financial, software, communications and technology management service providers.

The City of Duluth is a highly desirable business location for companies of all industries and sizes. An attractive international business location, the City of Duluth has almost 115 foreign-owned firms, as well as two Fortune 500 companies. However, Duluth boasts a variety of businesses - a significant portion of the city's establishments are small and locally-owned.

A Creative Economy

Duluth is investing heavily in the creative economy looking for innovation in technology, arts, performance, and medicine. Companies come to the City of Duluth for its ideal business climate, convenient location to transportation hubs, proximity to the state government in neighboring Atlanta, a well-educated workforce, and the high quality of life that attracts the best and brightest minds.