Think Dutchess constantly strives to market the people, places and things that make Dutchess County a great place to live, work and play.  Our marketing efforts showcase our businesses and amenities to audiences across industries and showcase the work that Think Dutchess does to attract new businesses seeking to locate in Dutchess.

Our events, website and videos received several accolades from the Telly Awards and have been recognized by the NY State Economic Development Council and International Economic Developement Council.

Join us in celebrating these achievements:


International Economic Development Council

Magazine and Newsletter Gold Award 



International Economic Development Council

Special Event Bronze Award for the Innovation Challenge

think dutchess iedc bronze iedc award 2018


Telly Awards:

Winner for General Not-for-Profit Video:

Think Dutchess for Life Video

Think Dutchess for Aviation

New York State Economic Development Council:

Best-In-Class Multi-Media Video Award- Think Dutchess for Life

International Economic Development Council:

Gold Excellence Award for Best Website:

Bronze Excellence Awards for Multi-Media Video Promotion: Think Dutchess for Life





A premier business-led organization, Think Dutchess Alliance for Business brings together 10 agency partners creating a one-stop shop for your site selection, financing, incentives, permitting and advocacy, strategic planning and counseling, marketing and networking needs.