About Us

About the Organization

The Allen Economic Development Group (AEDG) is a public/private partnership that was formed in 1993 as a facilitator for countywide economic development. The mission statement of AEDG is as follows:

It is the mission of the Allen Economic Development Group to create an environment for new business development, to promote and nurture existing business and to facilitate the creation of new jobs in Allen County.

This cooperative effort of the public and private sectors has been a significant catalyst for the economic growth in Lima/Allen County. The Allen Economic Development Group stands ready to assist in making an investment in Allen County, Ohio a wise decision. Please contact The Allen Economic Development Group office at 419-222-7706 for assistance or contact us on our website! 


Services for new and expanding business include: