EDC Representing Warren County
at National Trade Shows
EDC representatives are marketing the benefits of doing business in Warren County to national and international contacts by attending a series of trade shows this spring and summer, including PharmaMedDevice, OEM New England, MD&M East, and BIO International. Read more
Progress in Bringing Foreign Trade Zones
to Warren County
Did you know that “foreign trade zone” status is one of the top five factors international companies look for when choosing new site locations? EDC wants to bring global businesses to Warren County, as they are likely to bring more jobs and growth to the area. Read more
EDC Wins Marketing Awards
EDC Warren County received three awards for its marketing communications materials at a conference in May of economic development organizations from throughout New York State.
EDC’s 2007 Annual Report received a top-tier “Best of Class” award, one of only three Best of Class citations among 31 total awards given out by NYSEDC. EDC also received a Certificate of Excellence for its electronic newsletter and an Honorable Mention for its Web site.
New Loan Program for Empire Zone Businesses
Warren County Empire Zone businesses are now eligible for loans between $30,000 and $300,000 through the Statewide Zone Capital Corporation administered by the New York Business Development Corporation.
The program provides flexible, creative, and low-cost financing for qualified zone-certified businesses. Loan proceeds may be used for working capital, equipment acquisition, or real estate purchase. Loan terms range from 3 to 15 years.
For further information about this loan fund, or the Empire Zone program administered by EDC, contact Jennifer Switzer, 761-6007 ext. 308 or email@example.com.