We're an economic consulting firm that helps clients and communities achieve sustainable prosperity.

The ADE team brings its objective technical expertise and community-building talent to every project. We are an agile, full-service firm that works collaboratively with our clients and their partners to craft solutions tailored to their unique circumstances. We connect our clients to the action strategies, tools, and resources they need to thrive within the fast-changing environment in which we live and work.

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Shifting the Economic Paradigm: Lake Tahoe Basin Prosperity Plan

Working closely with the project Steering Committee, ADE and its subconsultant CSU Chico, Center for Economic Development facilitated a highly interactive planning process to create the Basin's first regional Prosperity Plan. ADE and CED's analytic, networking and engagement skills helped bring together hundreds of community leaders, agency representatives and residents to develop a bottom up economic strategy, and to identify champions, partners and resources for implementation. Read More…

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