Economic Development

Greater Rochester Enterprise (GRE) (

Greater Rochester Enterprise (GRE) is a regional economic development organization supported by a team of private and public sector leaders dedicated to improving economic performance in the Rochester/Finger Lakes region. Our primary goals are to retain and expand existing business and to professionally market this region as a competitive, vibrant and high-profile place for business location and growth. To support business attraction, expansion, entrepreneurship and innovation, GRE collaborates with local businesses, universities, not-for-profit organizations and government leaders to deliver a unified response to regional economic development opportunities.

The High Tech Business Council (

The High Tech Business Council is a mechanism to advance the Greater Rochester Area as one of the top regions for technology development and commercialization in the nation. The HTBC provides an ongoing forum for linking technology innovation to commercial implementation and accelerating the growth of technology based companies in the Rochester area.

Monroe County Development Corporation: Connect Rochester

The Monroe County Development Corporation (MCDC) is a single, coordinated entity that pulls together all the resources and incentives companies need to make Rochester, New York the best choice for their company.

Rochester Business Alliance (RBA)

Rochester Business Alliance is the regional chamber of commerce. RBA provides information, advocacy, human resource services and networking to help employers grow.