Door County Economic Development Resources

Resources to help your business succeed.

Helping businesses succeed since 1989.

The Door County Economic Development Corporation (DCEDC) partners with companies and entrepreneurs to help build successful businesses in Door County and continuously improve the area’s economic climate. Below are resources provided by the DCEDC to help you navigate the business climate in Door County.

Door County Top Industries

Door County has several major industries that dominate the region. Listed in no particular order, check out our top industries below.


Door County’s manufacturing industry is thriving with niches such as shipbuilding, welding, custom-formed plastics and 3D printing.

Healthcare & Care Giving

Growing medical centers, rehabilitative centers and senior care facilities support this booming industry in Door County.

Hospitality & Tourism

The summer hospitality and tourism industry in Door County is one of the region’s most popular and growing areas.

Health & Wellness

Spas, yoga studios, and meditation centers help to support this growing industry in Door County.


With five school districts in the area as well as an innovative technical college campus, the Door County education industry is booming.


Door County also has a strong IT and technology sector with growing businesses throughout the region.

Food & Beverage Manufacturing

The food and beverage manufacturing industry is also on the rise and helps to support the local Door County economy.

Arts & Culture

The arts and culture industry in Door County is at the heart of what makes Door County so unique. Painting, photography, sculpture and pottery are just some of the areas you will see when visiting.

The perfect destination to start your business.

Door County, Wisconsin, is a vibrant community that you can call home. Millions of people visit the world-class vacation destination each year. The lucky ones get to stay. We invite you to work, play, thrive in Door County.

Door County combines the natural splendor of lakes and forests with a relaxed lifestyle, safe neighborhoods, excellent schools, a diverse economy, and a business climate that supports entrepreneurs as well as established businesses looking to grow.

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