Programs

Supporting Washington, DC’s economic ecosystem

With the core purpose to actively position, promote, and support economic development and business opportunities in Washington, D.C., WDCEP develops and manages key programs to support key initiatives including real estate and development, technology and innovation, and small business and entrepreneurship.

Accelerate DC is a program that offers free and confidential mentoring for technology-based businesses in Washington, DC.

A program of the Washington DC Economic Partnership to support its small business and entrepreneurship initiative.

Retail & restaurant tours aimed at retailers, restauranteurs, brokers, and entrepreneurs looking to open business in DC.

WDCEP represents Washington, DC at ICSC's annual meeting which attracts more than 30,000 retailers, developers, and brokers.

WDCEP leads Washington, DC's presence at SXSW to support its tech sector, startups, and foster new partnerships.