Regional Economic Development 

The Genesis Group supports many programs that facilitate regional economic development. We work with local governments to develop plans of unity and cooperation for the betterment of the region.
We also recognize the innovation businesses that call the Mohawk Valley home through programs like Gems of Distinction. Join us in celebrating the many businesses that call central New York home.

Genesis Group Annual Business Development Events

January - March
Elected Leaders and Community Forum
   -Join us for this annual meeting of local officials.

Career Days in Local Schools
   -The Genesis Group sponsors Career Days.

April - June
Gems of Distinction Program
-The Gems of Distinction program celebrates the innovative companies that operate in the six county New York State Regional Economic Development zone.

July - September
Community Forums & Focus Groups

October - December
Joseph R. Carucci Legacy Awards

Tours of Area Businesses

The Genesis Group is a civic organization that unites Business and Community Leaders working to
advance regional economic, social and cultural interests, and to foster unity and cooperation
in the Mohawk Valley region.
With a population of more than 300,000 residents, and several billion dollar industries,
the Mohawk Valley Region is a great place for recreation, to work and live!