Greater Rochester Enterprise

Greater Rochester Enterprise (GRE) will connect you to the right people and the right resources to expand your company in the Rochester region. A talented workforce, exceptional quality of life, and proximity to major markets without major market costs make the Greater Rochester, NY region the right place for any business looking to grow. Here are helpful resources available throughout our nine-county region.

About

Greater Rochester Enterprise (GRE) is an economic development organization committed to attracting new capital investments and creating regional wealth and new jobs throughout the Greater Rochester, NY region. As a trusted advisor, the GRE team of professionals will help you connect to the right people and find the right resources to expand your company here. We are the first call you should make if you want to grow your business. 

GRE CAN HELP STEER YOUR COMPANY IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION.

Our business development specialists will connect you with the resources you need, such as real estate, incentives, workforce recruitment and training, entrepreneurial services, and more.

OUR CLIENT-DRIVEN PROJECT MANAGEMENT SERVICES INCLUDE:

  • Providing detailed demographic, statistical, comparative and industry-specific information about the region

  • Researching and identifying potential commercial sites and buildings

  • Identifying available grants, incentives, and financing

  • Facilitating meetings with appropriate city, county and state agencies

  • Coordinating meetings with appropriate service providers such as legal, accounting, banking, etc.

  • Assisting with workforce and recruitment training needs

  • Providing detailed information about living in Greater Rochester, including housing, schools, and cultural amenities

If you are looking to start or expand your business, Greater Rochester Enterprise is here to help.

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Market Research

Economic and Site Development

  • Economic Development
  • Economic Forecast
  • Site Location Assistance
  • Tax Credits

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Angel Investment
  • Government Funding
  • Loans
  • Matching Funds
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Revenue Based Financing (i.e. factoring)
  • Tax Credits
  • Technology Grants
  • Venture Capital

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Recruiting
  • Retention
  • Workforce Incentives
  • Workforce Training

Import and Export Assistance

  • Networking/Exploring Exporting
  • Trade Education and Training

Libraries and Research

  • Business Research Resources
  • Demographic/Census Data

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • State Business Issues

Space

  • Site Location Assistance

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
  • Site Location

Tax Services

  • State Tax Credit Information
  • Tax Credits
Primary Contact
Anthony Russell
Address
100 Chestnut Street
Suite 1910
Rochester, NY 14604
Phone
(585) 530-6202