Clay County has a vibrant, friendly and committed business community. The Clay County Chamber of Commerce and the Clay County Economic Development Council (EDC) work hard to promote increased prosperity by:
- Supporting local existing business expansion by helping to remove any obstacle to growth
- Promoting start-up enterprises and entrepreneurs
- Recruiting and assisting relocating and expanding businesses to move to Clay County
- Working with government and business leaders to maintain a pro-business environment
These private sector efforts are supported by the Clay County Board of County Commissioners (BCC), and Clay County appointed officials. The stated #1 priority of the BCC is "economic development." Clay County officials work closely with new and growing businesses to help them achieve their goals.