AISDevelopment (AISD) is a small, woman-owned HUB Zone company specializing in economic development, market-oriented small and medium enterprise (SME) development, and sustainable agribusiness with a focus on rural poverty alleviation and market development. AISD services are aimed at linking communities to markets to create economic and social opportunity, by leveraging private sector business models that integrate community development, competitiveness and sustainable use of natural resources. AISD specializes in environmentally sustainable commercial aquaculture, fisheries, fish processing, and coastal resources management.
AISD offers solutions that balance the demands of economic growth and food security with sustainable environmental resources management in the fisheries sector. AISD principals have worked in 28 countries, on over $700 million in projects, with over 45 years of combined experience. AISD’s management team combines commercial, consulting, public sector, donor, and civil society experience that inform AISD’s integrated approaches to economic growth and development. AISD offers its partners and clients the flexibility and low overhead of a small business along with the assurance of high performance standards. AISD is headquartered in Taos, New Mexico.