The City of Palm Springs has over 7,000 active business licenses with more than 2,900 firms employing more than 26,500 people. Leisure and Hospitality, Retail, Education, and Health account for the top employment sectors in Palm Springs. To learn more about the Palm Springs business climate, click here for economic and demographic reports.
Are you starting a new business or need help forming a business entity or finding resources to grow your existing business? For individual and confidential free consulting services there are several options to help you get started. Click below to learn about the programs and services available to help existing and startup businesses grow and contribute to the region’s economic vitality.
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Community & Economic Development Department
Jay Virata, Director
Economic Development Program AssistantDale E. Cook, Jr., Community Development & Affordable Housing
Annie Rodriguez, Housing Program Assistant
Diana Shay, Properties, Economic Development Programs & Business AssistanceJennifer Henning, Public Art, Economic Development Programs & Business Assistance
Patrick Tallarico, Sustainability - Manager
Daniel DeGarmo, Sustainability - Program Coordinator (760) 323-8248