About EVC

Economic Vitality Corporation (EVC) is a regional non-profit, economic development organization committed to developing a vibrant and sustainable economy throughout San Luis Obispo County. We connect businesses with resources to help them become established and grow. Since 1994, the EVC continues to provide world-class business resources for a thriving community.

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Prosperity in perspective

The quality of life in San Luis Obispo County relies upon a balanced approach to economic prosperity. Our world-class educational institutions, lifestyle opportunities and business climate create a favorable environment for businesses and residents to WORK, PLAY and LIVE.

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Business Cluster Highlights
Green Energy Team Posts Local Green Building Case Studies

Many interesting and cost effective commercial and residential green energy projects have been completed in SLO County. View case studies and learn more about the Green Energy Team here.


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EVC Announces Success With Second Job Fair

On March 28th, the KNOWLEDGE & INNOVATION cluster of the Economic Strategy Project, in partnership with Cal Poly and Cuesta College, accomplished another success to enhance opportunities between the local business community and local college students by holding the second job fair reserved for local companies only.

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Economic Strategy Update

Read about the on-going progress of the cluster teams and a specific project that aims to support business growth and expansion of facilities. By weaving economic impact analysis data into project approval submissions, County planning staff will have a fuller understanding of proposed facilities benefits to the Central Coast.

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Client Success Stories

Sweet Alexis Bakery is another example of a company the EVC has helped grow.

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Economic Strategy

The Economic Strategy Project is the first-ever public/private partnership to perform an in-depth assessment and strategic plan for the San Luis Obispo County economy.

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SLO County in the Press

April 5, 2014


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