Posts by Laurie
The “Maker Movement” makes economic sense for Rockland!
The “Maker Movement” makes economic sense for Rockland! REDC is pleased to have supported Rockland’s amazing craft beverage entrepreneurs. In fact, a Rockland-based group of homebrewers called Counter Current Brewing Company, just contacted us to explore opportunities here. We are excited to be partnering with the industry on developing new concepts such as a “Rockland…Read More
REDC Partners in RCC’s Middle Skills Academy Initiative
REDC is excited to partner with fellow Rockland leaders in RCC President Baston’s Middle Skills Academy initiative which aims to align expeditious but rigorous academic training with employer skill and position demands. Facilitating such education-to-business connections will greatly assist business retention, expansion and recruitment efforts, especially in fast-growing sectors like healthcare, technology and renewable energy.…Read More
REDC CEO, Jeremy Schulman speaking at Crystal Run Healthcare’s Young Physicians program
Rockland Economic Development Corporation’s CEO, Jeremy Schulman had a great time speaking with students at the Young Physicians program at Crystal Run’s Healthcare facility in West Nyack. Jeremy spoke about business in Rockland County, including an interactive quiz and a speed business plan activity for the attending students.Read More
REDC partners with Rockland P.L.U.S
Rockland P.L.U.S. (Planning Land Use with Students) is a program for high school students to make connections to real-world planning issues and decisions, share their ideas and vision with their peers and mentors, and learn more about careers and their own leadership potential and strengths. This is a collaborative partnership of Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth…Read More
2017 Economic Development Awards Luncheon
Thanks to everyone in attendance with a special mention to our honorees: Service Provider of the Year: Rockland County YMCA Transformational Award: 1547 Critical Systems Realty Manufacturer of the Year: Caribbean Food Delight Entrepreneur of the Year: Robin E. Rosenburg Learn MoreRead More
Rockland scores #1 as the healthiest of 62 counties across the state!
A healthy economy contributes to a healthy community which is what REDC strives to promote. Our mission in brief is to stimulate the local economy by fostering a healthy environment for business to succeed and grow, thereby improving the quality of life in Rockland. The #1 ranking further demonstrates the strength of Rockland’s “Eds &…Read More