Leading and inspiring innovation in business, education, and our community.

From business mentoring, to STEM education in local schools, to conferences, the Maui Economic Development Board’s wide variety of programs have touched thousands of people and businesses across Maui County and the state of Hawaii.

business assistance

Supporting the growth of both homegrown businesses and companies that have relocated is at the heart of MEDB’s mission to promote a robust and diversified economy and build a resident workforce with the skills to participate fully. MEDB’s Business Assistance program include one-on-one coaching, training, networking events, webinars and workshops.

education to workforce

MEDB’s Workforce Development program is aimed at building a pipeline of skilled workers from kindergarten through career. Our end goal is a resident workforce with the technological capabilities, innovation, critical thinking, and entrepreneurial skills to participate fully in Maui’s digital economy so that young people have opportunity.

convening community

Our conferences and events bring together key stakeholders, including business and industry leaders, entrepreneurs and small business owners, experts and innovators, government, NGOs, future leaders, and members of the Maui community. These events have put Maui on the map as a premier location for many industries.

latest news

Request for Proposals – HVAC System Unit Replacement

Maui Economic Development Board, Inc. (MEDB) is a 501c (3) non-profit organization that has been a catalyst for innovative economic development in Maui County and the state since its founding in 1982. The driving force in establishing MEDB was to work towards ways to...

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Planning for your Business Succession

Over 70% of small business owners want to pass their business on.... and only 15% actually do.Join us for the next webinar to hear about Business Succession Planning Our workforce is constantly changing—people come and go and move into new roles within the company....

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[Workshop] Women in Business Connect

Connecting with corporations leveraging your women owned status Workshop series Three separate sessions to support your business growth. Attend one or all three. In-person and livestream ticket options.Friday, May 51. Elevate your Pitch to Connect 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM...

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MEDB is one of the only values-based economic development organizations in the country. That means we work toward expanding and diversifying our economy in a way that’s balanced with environmental stewardship, cultural appropriateness, and social equity. And we don’t do it alone. We’re catalysts. We inspire. We build partnerships. And we bring our values to everything we do.

Our programs promote innovation, business, education, and community in Maui County. We invite you to learn more about our work, and get involved today!

business assistance

education to workforce

convening community

community development

office & meeting space

“MEDB plays an important role in facilitating discussion between community, business and political arenas.”

Patricia Rohlfing

Hawaii Pacific Solar

become part of the big picture

By becoming a member of MEDB, you have the unique opportunity to contribute to the shaping of Maui Nui’s evolving economy and long-term community goals.