About CEDC

CEDC

Columbia Economic Development Corporation is the lead economic development organization for Columbia County, New York.   Our mission is to strengthen the area’s tax base through economic development and job creation, to assist businesses locate and expand within the County, and to promote Columbia County as a premier spot for both business investment and personal opportunity.

Our commitment to our mission is strong.   Our staff and board are comprised of business professionals who know first-hand the challenges of new business ventures and market expansions.   We start with a comprehensive needs analysis, coach you through the startup or expansion process, and monitor your progress every step of the way.

 

2015 CEDC BOARD OFFICERS
President
David Crawford, BioCrawford & Associates

Vice President
Mary Bartolotta, Coldwell Banker Bartolotta Realty

Secretary
Sarah Sterling, Supervisor, City of Hudson

Treasurer
Robert Sherwood, Kinderhook Bank 

Executive Director
Kenneth J. Flood, Bio

CEDC BOARD MEMBERS
William Better, William J. Better, Attorney-at-Law
Richard Bianchi, Shallo, Galluscio, Bianchi & Fucito
Michael Benson, BCI Construction, Inc. 
Bruce Bohnsack, GTel
James Campion, Columbia-Greene Community College
Paul Colarusso, A. Colarusso & Sons
David Fingar, Mid-Hudson Cable
Gregory Fingar, Fingar Insurance 
Bruce Finn
Pat Grattan, Chairman, Columbia County Board of Supervisors
Tony Jones, Roe Jan Publishing
Kim Keil, Valley Energy
Ronald Knott, Supervisor, Town of Stuyvesant
John Porreca, Supervisor, Town of Greenport
Colin Stair, Stair Galleries
Michael Vertetis, Valley Energy
M. Scott Wood, MetzWood Harder Insurance

 

 

2015 MEETING SCHEDULE

2015 Meeting Notices & Agendas
CEDC 02 10 15 Meeting Notice
CEDC 02 10 15 Meeting Agenda
CEDC 02 24 15 Meeting Notice
CEDC 02 24 15 Meeting Agenda
CEDC 03 31 15 Meeting Notice
CEDC 03 31 15 Meeting Agenda
CEDC 04 28 15 Meeting Notice
CEDC 04 28 15 Meeting Agenda
CEDC 05 26 15  Meeting Notice
CEDC 05 26 15 Meeting Agenda

2015 Meeting Minutes
CEDC 02 24 15  Minutes
CEDC 03 31 15 Minutes

 

Meeting Minutes – 2012, 2013, 2014
CEDC 11 27 12 Minutes
CEDC 10 30 12 Minutes
CEDC 09 25 12 Minutes
CEDC 08 25 12 Minutes
CEDC 07 31 12 Minutes
CEDC 06 26 12 Minutes
CEDC 05 22 12 Minutes

CEDC 11 26 13  Minutes
CEDC 10 29 13  Minutes
CEDC 09 24 13  Minutes
CEDC 08 27 13 Minutes
CEDC 07 30 13 Minutes
CEDC 06 18 13  Minutes
CEDC 04 30 13  Minutes
CEDC 03 26 13  Minutes
CEDC 02 26 13  Minutes
CEDC 01 29 13  Minutes

CEDC 01 28 14 Minutes
CEDC 02 25 14  Minutes
CEDC 03 25 14  Minutes
CEDC 03 25 14  Minutes
CEDC 04 29 14  Minutes
CEDC 05 27 14  Minutes
CEDC 06 24 14  Minutes
CEDC 07 29 14  Minutes
CEDC 08 26 14  Minutes
CEDC 09 30 14  Minutes
CEDC 10 09 14  Minutes
CEDC 11 25 14   Minutes

 

 

CEDC DOCUMENTS

Audits
CEDC 2012 Audited Financials
CEDC 2012 Audit Letter
CEDC 2013 Audited Financials
CEDC 2014 Audited Financials & Associated Correspondence

General
CEDC By-Laws
CEDC Certificate of Incorporation
CEDC Org Chart
CEDC Mission Statement

Policies
CEDC Financial Disclosure Policy
CEDC Code of Ethics
CEDC Investment Policy
CEDC Conflict of Interest Policy
CEDC Whistleblower Policy
CEDC MWBE Policy
CEDC EEO Policy
CEDC Procurement Policy
CEDC Defense and Indemnification Policy
CEDC Board Reimbursement and Attendance Policy

Reports
CEDC 2012 Operations and Accomplishments Report
CEDC 2012 Assessment of Internal Controls
CEDC 2013 Operations and Accomplishments Report
CEDC 2013 Assessment of Internal Controls
CEDC 2013 Budget Report
CEDC 2013 ABO Final Report
CEDC List of Owned Property
CEDC Measurements Report
CEDC 2013 Annual Report
CEDC 2013 Procurement Report
CEDC 2013 Real & Personal Property Transaction Report
CEDC 2013 Schedule of Debt
CEDC 2013 Statement of Subsidiaries
CEDC 2013 Investment Report
CEDC 2014 Budget Report
CEDC 2014 Owned Property
CEDC 2014 Annual Report
CEDC 2014 Assessment of Internal Controls
CEDC 2014 Operations and Accomplishments Report
CEDC 2014 Personal Property Disposal Statement
CEDC 2014 Procurement Report
CEDC 2014 Real Property Acquisition/Disposal Statement
CEDC 2014 Schedule of Debt
CEDC 2014 Statement of Subsidiaries
CEDC 2015 Budget Report
CEDC 2015 Earnings Over $100,000