Broker/Developer Lunch & Oregon Prospector Training
Friday, March 13, 11:30 -1:00 pm Rogue Credit Union, Poplar Drive-Medford.   Catch up on SOR. . .

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Welcome to Southern Oregon!

Thank you for visiting Southern Oregon Regional Economic Development, Inc. We are Southern Oregon's go-to resource for companies seeking to locate, expand, and grow in a thriving region known for its business and balance.
This is our Southern Oregon Edge!


You may have arrived here wondering how your business can also find its home in this beautiful region nestled in the foothills of lush forests and in an amazing valley that is not only growing a variety of amazing pears, grapes, and more, but an outstanding mix of innovative companies and professionals that love being here. We are here to help you discover that pathway with complimentary business services to new, expanding, and start up companies. SOREDI is a non-profit agency that is supported by private and public membership. We were established in 1987.

We like to say that SOREDI is so ready to help business prosper. We look forward to helping your business prosper as well. Please call our friendly office today to discuss your project and how you can receive the professional and confidential economic development services you need to make your dream a reality. (541) 773-8946.

What kind of assistance is available to you?
  • We can help you locate suitable facilities and properties, in partnership with our local broker/developer network, in any one of our 13 communities. We serve all of Jackson and Josephine Counties.
  • We can help you identify the costs of doing business applicable to your need - utility rates, workers' compensation rates, wages, taxes, and more.
  • We can introduce you to other thriving businesses in the region so that you can hear their Southern Oregon Edge and reasons for being located in the greater Rogue Valley of Southern Oregon.
  • We can tailor a regional tour to suit your interests so that you can see and experience first-hand the cultural, recreational and business benefits of being located here.
  • We can plug you in to an extensive network of other local agencies, non-profits, and partners that are equally passionate about helping our regional business community.
  • We can find applicable incentives and financial resources to complement all the intangible benefits your business will realize by locating in Southern Oregon.

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Thanks to our members, we at SOREDI (Southern Oregon Regional Economic Development Inc.) are able to offer business assistance, expansion, and relocation services at no charge to our clients. If you own a company and are ready to grow to the next stage, SOREDI can connect you with the resources that you need.

As a private non-profit organization serving Jackson and Josephine Counties since 1987, we represent more than 100 private companies, public utilities, and local governments. SOREDI exists to help business create and sustain good jobs and diversify the economy of Southern Oregon.

Engage! Brokers & Developers join us for lunch at Rogue Credit Union
Broker/Developer Lunch & Oregon Prospector Training March 13 at Rogue Credit Union   Catch up on SOREDI activities in recruitment and retention, learn how to post properties to Oregon Prosp. . . read more

Register Today - March 11 2015 Manufacturers' Summit!
Don't be caught without a seat for the March 11 Oregon Manufacturers' Summit!  Register Here!  The Oregon Manufacturers’ Summit is an annual event that celebrates and empowers manufact. . . read more

Water Management: Removing Solids Innovation Showcase February 25th
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 10:00:00 AM PST - 12:00:00 PM PST Water management is a major concern in our world today. An estimated 30-35% of all electricity is used moving water. So, for many indu. . . read more

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