The® Buyer-Supplier Network — is a searchable database of companies at every level of the supply value chain — Manufacturing; Technology/R&D; Technical Services; Industrial Suppliers; Construction and the Trades; and Raw Materials (Agribusiness and Mining/ Quarrying). Detailed company profiles describe products/services, core capabilities and capacities. The award-winning business-to-business resource that started in San Diego’s East County — is now expanded throughout the United States.

Companies can benefit from profiling in and using the Network at no-cost. Other benefits include:

• Companies can search the in-depth database to find local manufacturers, suppliers, or service providers.

• Traffic builder for company web sites (via hot links) and Web presence for companies yet to share in the advantages of the Internet As it expands across California, the Network will aggressively promote San Diego industries and companies. is a project of the East County EDC, a 501(c)6 non-profit.  One of the main goals of the Connectory is to help primes find local companies that match their needs. helps with matchmaking and giving companies with profiles increased exposure to government contracting/subcontracting, strategic alliance/team building, international trade, corporate buying opportunities. Most recently, San Diego CONNECT has begun using the Connectory as its primary resource for their Nearsourcing Initiative, using the Connectory to link San Diego County’s innovation companies to the region’s rich population of local prototyping, manufacturing, engineering, and other relevant companies—many of which are located in San Diego’s East County.

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For more information or questions, contact the East County Economic Development Council at (619) 258-3670 or email Quentin Sanders at We are happy to discuss your options further or to customize our assistance either on the phone or in-person.