Economic Development

The Walton County Economic Development Alliance (WCEDA)

The Walton County Economic Development Alliance (WCEDA) is a public/private partnership serving the Greater Walton County Area whose mission is to establish Walton County as a great place to grow businesses, attract new investment, and create quality jobs.

The organization was founded in August 2008 by Walton County Board of County Commissioners, City of DeFuniak Springs, City of Freeport, City of Paxton, and the Walton Area Chamber of Commerce, as the Walton County Economic Development Alliance.

THE WCEDA is a 501c (6) non-profit organization, housed in and managed by, the Walton Area Chamber of Commerce but guided and lead by the WCEDA Board of Directors. The Board is made up of a diverse group of community leaders from a broad range of private/public organizations.

Walton County Economic Development Alliance

850-892-4859 Phone
850-461-2521 Cell
95 Circle Drive
DeFuniak Springs, FL 32435

Vision Statement

The vision for WCEDA is to grow a vibrant and sustainable economy for all of Walton County that creates nationally and globally competitive advantages for the development of key industry clusters, increases the income and prosperity of workers and families, ensures healthy communities and a vibrant quality of life, and preserves the natural beauty and resources of the area.

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