Lake of the Ozarks Wants Your Business!

Lake of the Ozarks - Your Strategy for Business Growth

While it may be the natural beauty of Lake of the Ozarks that first catches your eye, a closer look reveals a strong lakefront economy ... poised to help the long-term growth of your business. Centrally located in the heart of the Midwest, Lake of the Ozarks is an ideal location for industry, manufacturing, retail, entrepreneurial endeavors, tourism, and retirement.

The Lake of the Ozarks Regional Economic Development Council is here to serve as your liaison for Lake of the Ozarks area. Our goal is to make your site search as easy as possible and to provide you with all the information and resources you need to consider our community during your site search.

LOREDC Annual Meeting Presentation
Thursday, January 19, 2017

Lake of the Ozarks Council of Local Governments
Presented by Linda Conner, LOCOLG

Lake of the Ozarks Workforce
Presented by Ronda Anderson, MERIC

Lake of the Ozarks Regional Workforce
Presented by Mike Kearney, Ameren Corporation

Press Releases



Business Partner of the Year - Small Category

(left to right) Lori Hoelscher, LOREDC Awards Committee Member; Scottie and Alison Martin, Scott's Concrete.

Business Partner of the Year - Large Category
(left to right) Lori Hoelscher, LOREDC Awards Committee Member; Brett Manire, Performance Boat Center; Chelsea Amptmeyer, Redhead Lakeside Grill and Elmo Willoughby, Redhead Lakeside Grill.

Business Person of the Year (left to right) - Missy Pinkel, LO Profile and Lori Hoelscher, LOREDC Awards Committee Member.

Emerging Enterprise of the Year (left to right) - Michael Flaherty, Ozarks Amphitheater; Robert Mein, Ozarks Amphitheater; Mary Kay von Brendel, Ozarks Amphitheater; Lori Hoelscher, LOREDC Awards Committee Member; and Tom Abbett, Ozarks Amphitheater.