WHY DUTCHESS

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.

NEWS & EVENTS

August 7, 2020

Past Winners of the Think Dutchess Business Excellence Awards

Over the past 20 years, the Business Excellence Awards have honored the outstanding businesses that contribute to the immense growth and innovation happening in Dutchess County.  We realize that the more that local companies come together, the better it is for all industries- as it results in a thriving business community. Nominations for the 2020 Awards […]

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July 13, 2020

Software Company, DocuWare, Breaks Ground in Beacon, NY

Software Company, DocuWare, Hosts Official Groundbreaking with Small, Socially Distant Celebration Local government and business leaders joined to celebrate business relocation and continued growth in Beacon.   German company, DocuWare, has a new home in the City of Beacon, NY.  The company broke ground on Thursday, July 9, 2020, with a small socially-distant groundbreaking ceremony […]

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ONE UNIFIED VISION

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.