Economic Development


The Wyoming County IDA

The Wyoming County IDA’s mission is to promote, encourage and attract economic development projects in Wyoming County that result in the retention and/or creation of job opportunities that will generate additional tax revenues.


Wyoming County Business Center

The Wyoming County Business Center (WCBC) is the lead economic development agency in Wyoming County, New York. The WCBC is a private, non-profit local development corporation charged with retaining, creating, and attracting jobs to Wyoming County. Co-located with the Wyoming County Industrial Development Agency, Planning Department and the Chamber of Commerce, the Wyoming County Business Center is your one stop resource for economic development in Wyoming County, New York.


Finger Lakes Empire State Development

The mission of Empire State Development is to promote a vigorous and growing state economy, encourage business investment and job creation, and support diverse, prosperous local economies across New York State through the efficient use of loans, grants, tax credits, real estate development, marketing and other forms of assistance.


Finger Lakes Regional Economic Development Council

Named for the 11 long, narrow lakes through the southern counties, the Finger Lakes also includes the City of Rochester, the third largest city in New York State. In 2010 Forbes rated Rochester as the 3rd best place to raise a family.

New York's largest wine-producing region with more than 100 wineries and vineyards. Rochester is an international center of higher education, medical and technological development, with acclaimed universities such as the University of Rochester and the Rochester Institute of Technology as well as major corporations such as Xerox, Kodak and Bausch & Lomb. Outside the Rochester area, agriculture (especially dairy farming) is an important economic driver. The Finger Lakes, besides being a popular tourist destination, is also New York's largest wine-producing region with more than 100 wineries and vineyards.


Invest Buffalo Niagara

A private/public sector, business-driven organization that is focused on eliminating any obstacles that would prevent your company’s move to the eight-county Buffalo Niagara Region.


Greater Rochester Enterprise

Greater Rochester Enterprise (GRE) is an economic development organization committed to attracting new capital investments and creating regional wealth and new jobs throughout the Greater Rochester, NY region. As a no-cost intermediary, the GRE team of professionals will help you connect to the right people and find the right resources to expand your company here.


The Enterprise Center

The Enterprise Center-a program of Rural Opportunities, Inc. The Center provides fixed-rate financing to manufacturing, wholesale, retail and service businesses in Western New York, Onondaga County and the Mid-Hudson Valley.


The Business Council of NYS

The Business Council of New York State, Inc., is the leading business organization in New York State, representing the interests of large and small firms throughout the state. Its membership is made up of roughly 2,400 member companies, local chambers of commerce and professional and trade associations. The primary function of the organization is to serve as an advocate for employers in the state political and policy-making arena, working for a healthier business climate, economic growth, and jobs. The Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce has been a long-time member of this organization.

Data USA

Data USA puts public US Government data in your hands. Instead of searching through multiple data sources that are often incomplete and difficult to access, you can simply point to Data USA to answer your questions. Data USA provides an open, easy-to-use platform that turns data into knowledge. It allows millions of people to conduct their own analyses and create their own stories about America – its people, places, industries, skill sets and educational institutions. Ultimately, accelerating society’s ability to learn and better understand itself.