Discover New York & The Hudson Valley!
New York City, the Gateway to the U.S.
The largest city in the U.S., New York City has the nation’s biggest consumer base and a gross metropolitan product (GMP) of $1.66 trillion. A global business destination, New York City ranks No. 1 globally for foreign direct investment strategy.
Getting in and Around New York:
Metro-North Trains: Metro-North lines serve customers throughout New York and the region.
An intricate system of expressways and parkways connects New York City with its suburbs and the region.
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Welcome to Westchester County, New York!
Minutes away from Manhattan sits a diverse and thriving business community which nurtures entrepreneurs, supports small businesses and works seamlessly with large corporations. Westchester County’s convenient location in this thriving metro offers manufacturers easy access to the Port of New York and New Jersey and a robust highway infrastructure, as well as multiple airports and freight rail service. Its prime location also allows companies to attract not only local talent, but talent from neighboring New York City, Connecticut and New Jersey who can easily commute to Westchester by train or car. Additionally, more than two dozen academic institutions, as well as many tailored skills training and incubator programs, are helping to maintain a robust and highly skilled talent pipeline for employers to tap.
The many perks of working and living in Westchester:
- Minutes to Manhattan
- Diverse and Highly Educated Talent Pool
- Robust Transportation Infrastructure – Airports, Trains, Ports, Highways and More
- Award-Winning Public Schools
- Vibrant, Walkable Downtowns
- 18,000 Acres of Parkland
- Outstanding Quality of Life
An Area of Excellence for:
Westchester County is home to the largest biosciences cluster in New York State, boasting 8,000 jobs and 20 percent of the State’s total biosciences employment. With an annual accelerator program, a state-of-the-art incubator with wet labs and dry labs, and many growing biotech and digital health companies, this is a dynamic sector of the economy that works closely with the vibrant local and regional healthcare sector. An Industry Desk is available to meet the needs of relocating companies.
Westchester’s advanced manufacturing industry is diverse, boasting companies who are manufacturing everything from plastic fluid handling products to self-lubricating machinery components to desktop milling machines used to make printed circuit boards and aluminum parts. Among the assets drawing manufacturers here are the availability of appropriately-zoned real estate, access to qualified talent and a new talent training program, as well as a robust transportation infrastructure. An Industry Desk is available to meet the needs of relocating companies.