Office of Economic Development
Harold Gray, Director
The Office of Economic Development (OED) is committed to ensuring a diversified local economy for the City by promoting and developing all varieties of industry and by initiating programs to increase job opportunities for residents of the City of Wilmington.
The OED facilitates the development of retail, commercial, cultural, entertainment, and educational attractions as a means to attract new businesses and residents to the City.
The OED also assists small, minority, and women owned businesses through training and technical assistance programs designed to facilitate greater access to the public/private marketplace.
More About the Office of Economic Development
- Request for Proposals: Former Harper-Thiel Electroplating Company Site
- The Advantages of Locating Your Business in Wilmington
- Download the Minority Business Development Program Guidelines
- Small Business Support Center
- Micro Loan Program
- Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program
- Minority Business Enterprise Office
- Minority Business Opportunity Committee
Contact Economic Development
Mayor's Office of Economic Development
Louis L. Redding City/County Building
800 N. French Street, 3rd Floor
Wilmington DE 19801
Phone: (302) 576-2120
Fax: (302) 571-4326