Business Durham is the economic development company for County Durham, working on behalf of Durham County Council to deliver the environment for business and economic growth. It is a knowledgeable and trusted guide, which connects businesses with the right funding, advice, and networks they need to grow and thrive. Business Durham works closely with partners to encourage an enterprise culture, helping entrepreneurs to turn bright ideas into successful reality and helping students develop enterprise skills to become our future business leaders.
The company manages a portfolio of business property and excels in finding the right space for businesses to grow – commercial office space, modern laboratories and industrial property units. Business Durham attracts capital and inward investment to the county, and develops an innovative economy that enables companies to grow and flourish.
Business Durham builds long-term relationships to foster sustainable growth in businesses, raising economic aspirations and making Durham a place where business is done.