Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor | Richard A. Ball, Commissioner
Jola Szubielski 518-457-0752
Adam Ostrowski (ESD) 518-292-5148

May 24, 2017

Media Advisory - New York State, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Cornell University Cooperative Extension Host Free Forum Tomorrow to Help Food, Beverage and Agricultural Businesses Grow


    Empire State Development, New York State’s Department of Agriculture and Markets, and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York join the Cornell Cooperative Extension in hosting a free conference and resource expo to help people in the food-and-beverage, and agricultural industries access capital and grow their business. Industry representatives will provide small business owners an inside perspective on alternative funding sources, and what lenders look for in potential borrowers.
Who: Representatives from:
  • Empire State Development
  • NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets
  • Federal Reserve Bank of New York
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • Adirondack Economic Development Corporation
  • Community Bank
  • Development Authority of North Country
  • Farm Credit East
  • Jefferson County Economic Development
  • NBT Bank
  • New York Harvest
  • New York State Energy Research & Development Authority
  • Point Positive, Inc.
  • USDA Farm Service Agency
  • USDA Rural Development
  • Watertown Small Business Development Center
    Jefferson Community College
    Jules Center Amphitheater
    1220 Coffeen Street
    Watertown, NY 13601
    Tomorrow, Thursday, May 25, 2017
    10:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m. please click here to register

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