Thriving business clusters dot the City, from popular retail centers to great restaurants and professional office complexes to industrial facilities. Mayor employers based in New Haven include:
Challenge Tool and Manufacturing
Continental Diamond Tool
One of the City's goals is to create a diverse and dynamic economy through the incubation of new businesses and the growth of existing businesses. To achieve that goal, the City provides a variety of tools and resources for New Haven's business community to prosper. The City also invests heavily in the Economic Development of the City and continually works on building a strong Economic Development Department that is always looking for opportunities to help businesses.