Augusta Progress, Inc.

Our Mission

API is a non-profit economic development corporation chartered in 1992. Board members consist of stakeholders representing many facets of the Augusta community, including banking, government, professional services, and business owners. API has been an instrumental organization for the founding and expansion of the Augusta Industrial Park.

Mission Statement

It is the mission of API to encourage economic activity by attracting, retaining, assisting, and expanding business in the Augusta community.


  • To make Augusta known to businesses seeking a location in our area
  • To assist business expansion through knowledge of financial resources
  • To promote Augusta through marketing campaigns and venues with the purpose of growing & retaining business in Augusta
  • To act as a liaison with state and local agencies, area real estate developers, and utility and transportation representatives for businesses expanding in Augusta