NYSEDC's 900 members work to build vibrant, diverse, and sustainable communities throughout New York State.
Dr. Bruce A. Holm Upstate MedTech Centre
Genesee County, nestled between Buffalo and Rochester, had failed to capitalize on opportunities in the emerging Life Sciences field despite the fact it is located in a region that ranks 8th nationally in Medical Equipment and Supply manufacturing and 11th nationally in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing. In addition, the county’s hospital, United Memorial Medical Center (UMMC) and Genesee Community College (GCC) were both pressed for state of the art facilities to support UMMC’s Physical Therapy Program and GCC’s Nursing Program.
Map of New York's Assets
New York's regions have many important human and physical economic development assets, including world class economic and workforce development organizations, technology transfer offices, leading colleges and universities, and much more. Discover these assets through the NY Asset Map.
The purpose of NYSEDC is to promote the economic development of the state and its communities, encourage sound practices in the conduct of regional and statewide development programs, and to develop education programs that enhance the professional development skills of NYSEDC members.