Key Industries & Employers

Limitless Opportunity

For decades, Dutchess County has been home to thriving industries and entrepreneurial endeavors. Today, Dutchess effortlessly mixes big names in corporate America like IBM, GlobalFoundries, and Gap Inc. with innovative startups and small- to medium-businesses that draw energy from the boundless opportunity in the region.

Dutchess County is an ideal location for business thanks to a strong economic environment, talented workforce, world-class universities and accessible business-friendly location.


Key Industries


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.