Eau Claire, Wisconsin focuses on economic development by offering businesses a positive business climate, including a trained workforce, dedicated community leaders, and a superb quality of life.
Eau Claire County has a diverse economy with a mixture of retail and trade industries, health care establishments as well as hi-tech manufacturing. The County has acres of industrial parks that trade and are conveniently located near major roadways. There are more than 400 acres of industrial park available for development in the Gateway and Skypark industrial parks. Many manufacturing industries are located in the several industrial parks in the area. The types of manufacturing include: industrial and commercial machinery, printing, food, rubber, plastics, paper, stone, clay, glass, concrete and electrical equipment.
The Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce works with the City of Altoona, City of Eau Claire and Eau Claire Economic Development Corporation (EDC) to ensure the progressive development of the Chippewa Valley through the efforts of the business community.