NYS Department of Economic Development/Empire State Development

NYS Department of Economic Development/Empire State Development


625 Broadway | (518) 292-5100

Empire State Development (ESD) is New York State's primary agent for economic development, dedicated to making New York the most compelling place in which to live, work and do business.  ESD works in partnership with the public and private sectors to create an environment that spurs innovation and economic development while enhancing New York State' s competitive advantage as the world capital for many industries, ranging from finance and media to technology and agriculture.