GEDA Member Benefits

Benefit Description
Spring Workshop Member registration discount of $100
Annual Conference Member registration discount of $100
Basic Economic Development Scholarship Attendance at the Georgia Tech Basic Economic
Development Course (Many other scholarships are
available as well – at varying amounts).
 IEDC Salary Survey GEDA participates in the IEDC Salary Survey and
provides select data.
Government Affairs GEDA has a firm that influences public policy
happenings and discussions and engages the GEDA
leadership and its members.
 Library of Documents Committee pages are populated with documents, best
practices, links, etc. to pertinent information on a host of topics.
Jobs Center Members can post jobs for FREE at This can save a great deal of money and
Membership Directory Members only access to the GEDA membership directory.
GEDA Newsletter Monthly e-Newsletter with all of the latest updates from GEDA.
Networking Members continue to tell us that networking is one of the #1
reasons they join GEDA. We offer numerous opportunities
throughout the year – 10 meetings per year.
Sponsorship Opportunities GEDA offers many effective ways to showcase your company
or community with sponsorship opportunities.
Professional Development GEDA‘s Spring Workshop and Annual Conference earn you
credits toward your recertification as a Certified Economic
Developer (CEcD).

One of the best ways to GET from your Association is to GIVE to it.
Get involved with a Committee or Shared Interest Group (SIG) and
you’ll be amazed at how much you get back!