About Us

We help to strategically plan economic and industrial development initiatives in our community. This includes intown/downtown projects and business development support, working with community leaders within the Bath, Corning, Big Flats, Horseheads and Watkins Glen areas of the Southern Tier of New York. 

About the Board of Directors:

Our Board of Directors consists of 35 business members that have community influence, patience, and perseverance toward our corporate goals. We operate under the idea that flexibility is the key to success within our existing economic geography.

Our Corporate Goals

  1. Create an environment for commercial and industrial investment in the Corning community.
  2. Create and promote local and regional employment opportunities.
  3. Create a diverse and stable economic base through business retention, expansion, and new business development.
  4. Interface with community and private corporations that drive the economic sustainability of the regional area.
  5. Provide support and guidance to municipalities in an effort to strengthen their tax bases, gain efficiency, and reduce the cost of doing business.
  6. Acquire, construct, and/or rehabilitate facilities for the purpose of promoting housing, economic growth, and business prosperity.