NYSEDC's 900 members work to build vibrant, diverse, and sustainable communities throughout New York State.
Kemper System, a German-based manufacturer of Kemperol, a liquid resin based waterproofing and surfacing system, sought to establish a North American-based production headquarters to increase its competitiveness in the U.S. market. Location, specifically market access, was crucial in their site location decision as Kemper desired to significantly shorten the 8-week lead time to ship product from Europe to the United States.
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.