TCAD is Hiring!
Position: Managing Director of Business Services
Tompkins County Area Development, Inc. in Ithaca, NY is in search of a new Managing Director of Business Services. This is an exciting opportunity for a professional with strong relationship-building skills. This position will be responsible for business retention, expansion, and attraction programming, delivering direct incentives, and developing relationships with business leaders, entrepreneurs and a variety of stakeholders.
The Managing Director of Business Services will provide direct assistance to retain, grow and attract new business and industry in Tompkins County. This role will be the lead in working with businesses to provide direct services to customers including delivery of technical, financial and site location assistance, coordinate regional, state and federal incentives, and build relationships with businesses and entrepreneurs.
Tompkins County Area Development (TCAD) focuses on economic development in Tompkins County. Since 1964, TCAD has continued to work tirelessly to grow, retain, and attract companies that provide high-quality employment opportunities. We strive to create a supportive environment for entrepreneurship and business development. Regardless of the economic times, we have continued to achieve successes.
Incentives and Programs
Tompkins County Development Corporation
TCDC promotes economic development initiatives in Tompkins County by offering tax-exempt bonding opportunities to not-for-profit organizations. Learn More
Industrial Development Agency
TCIDA delivers economic incentives to business and industry to diversify and strengthen Tompkins County’s tax base and enhance community vitality. Learn More
Tourism Capital Grants
TCAD administers the Tourism Capital Grants program which supports capital projects at tourism destinations in Tompkins County. Learn More
Finger Lakes Regional Prosperity Network (FLRPnet)
FLRPnet extends the capacity and reach of economic development efforts in Tompkins County and the greater Finger Lakes region. Learn More
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