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GRE accepting applications for Economic Gardening program (access required)

Sprout growing on glass piggy bank in saving money concept with

Greater Rochester Enterprise Inc. is accepting applications for its expanded Economic Gardening program. The program is designed to accelerate business growth across the Greater Rochester region. Nearly 200 companies have participated in the program to date, creating 1,625 new jobs ...

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ProAmpac breaks ground on expanded facility (access required)

A rendering of ProAmpac's $8 million expansion in Ogden.

ProAmpac, a flexible packaging manufacturer, has broken ground on construction of its Rochester Collaboration & Innovation Center, an $8 million, 25,000-square-foot expansion of an existing facility on Manitou Road in Ogden. The center is slated to open in spring 2021. ...

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Rochester doesn’t make Amazon’s list of finalists (access required)


Amazon announced a list of 20 finalists for its ‘HQ2’ project, and Rochester did not make the list. The ecommerce giant announced last year it planned to invest $5 billion in a second headquarters in North America. Jurisdictions throughout New York ...

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Hurlbutt named permanent leader of GRE (access required)

Matt Hurlbutt

Greater Rochester Enterprise Inc. interim president and CEO Matt Hurlbutt has been named as the organization’s next president and CEO. Hurlbutt has worked in the Rochester area for more than 25 years, and before taking on the role as interim ...

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Senior PGA Championship expected to have a $41.8 million economic impact


Greater Rochester Enterprise Inc. is projecting the 2019 KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship at Oak Hill Country Club will have a $41.8 million economic impact on the region. A study published by GRE also predicts more than 350 temporary jobs will ...

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