Empire State Development
New York State’s chief economic development agency
Greater Rochester Enterprise
Regional economic development organization supported by a team of private and public sector leaders dedicated to improving economic performance in the Rochester/Finger Lakes, New York Region
High Tech Rochester
Catalyst for entrepreneurship and innovation-based economic development
International Business Council
Collaborative association established to promote and expand international opportunities by developing and enhancing the expertise of its members.
Monroe Community College
Established in 1961, MCC is a member of the State University of New York (SUNY) System, leading professionals in business, health care, education and law.
Rochester Business Alliance
The chamber of commerce for the nine-county Rochester region, which includes Monroe, Genesee, Livingston, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, Wyoming and Yates counties. We provide information, advocacy, human resource services and networking to help employers grow.
Rochester Downtown Development Corp.
RDDC’s primary role is to deliver a vibrant and economically strong downtown as part of the region’s larger asset package.
Rochester Gas & Electric Corp
RG&E serves electricity and natural gas customers in a nine-county region centered on the City of Rochester.
Monroe County's largest employment and training initiative, is dedicated to helping Monroe County in the Rochester NY region develop a strong workforce.
Small Business Administration
Provides assistance primarily through Access to Capital, Entrepreneurial Development, Government Contracting and Advocacy.
Smart System Technology & Commercialization Center
Created through a merger of New York State's Center of Excellence, the Infotonics Technology Center, the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) of the University at Albany STC is a vertically integrated “one-stop-shop” positioning New York State as the global leader in smart system and smart device innovation and manufacturing
The Entrepreneurs Network
Designed to bolster new ventures and established firms.