The City of San Jose's Office of Economic Development (OED) is committed to a vital, competitive San Jose economy that increases prosperity for people and companies and enhances City revenues. Our four core services:
- Economic Strategy and Information: OED develops and guides implementation of the City's economic strategy and provides economic information to support decision making.
- Assistance for Business: OED promotes business success by providing services and information for small businesses and entrepreneurial growth companies, as well as large established companies.
- Workforce Development: OED manages work2future which provides workforce development services to businesses and job seekers in San Jose and south Santa Clara County. Work2future's One-Stop System brings under one roof a multitude of pre-paid employment resources for both job seekers and employers.
- Art and Culture: The Office of Cultural Affairs, a division of the Office of Economic Development, has the responsibility of supporting, promoting, developing the Arts in San Jose.