Advancing Tech Valley was a five-year, $6 million strategic initiative of the Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Center for Economic Growth. It was designed to increase economic prosperity and quality of life in Tech Valley through focused goals for business growth and marketing, the business climate and workforce recruitment and retention.
The initiative leveraged the full potential of the region and created a foundation for more companies offering better, higher paying jobs; more consumers with greater spending power; and a broader tax base.
The funds raised through the initiative have been put to meaningful use. This report provides an overview of the focus areas and accomplishments achieved through the focus and resources of Advancing Tech Valley initiative.