New York's Dutchess County is within a 6-hour drive of 68 million U.S. and Canadian customers, 21% of American manufacturers and a $227B retail sales market via major transit hubs I-84 and I-87. With award-winning higher education, a skilled workforce, competitive real estate, attractive incentive packages and utility rates, it's no wonder why major companies such as Gap, GlobalFoundries and IBM collectively employ more than 10,000 people here.


January 8, 2021

New Guidance Issued on SBA/Treasury Paycheck Protection Program

    NEWS RELEASE PRESS OFFICE                     Release Date: January 8, 2021                Contact:  press_office@sba.gov; 202-270-3876 Release Number: 21-02                           Follow us on: Twitter, Facebook, Blogs & Instagram     SBA and Treasury Announce PPP Re-Opening; Issue New Guidance WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), in consultation with […]

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November 25, 2020

Think Dutchess CEO, Sarah Lee, Featured on Medium’s Authority Magazine

The COVID pandemic has exposed a number of weaknesses and strengths across every industry. Leaders in all fields have been required to adapt and adjust to changing environments and community needs. The best leaders have been able to unite teams and create immediate and future impact on the industries they serve. Sarah Lee, CEO of […]

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A premier business-led organization, Think Dutchess Alliance for Business brings together 11 agency partners creating a one-stop shop for your site selection, financing, incentives, permitting and advocacy, strategic planning and counseling, marketing and networking needs.