BCIC featured at ACCD’s ThinkVermont luncheon

Montpelier, Vt – BCIC’s Bill Colvin and Jonathan Cooper were two of the featured panelists at a lunch and learn hosted by ThinkVermont. The event used examples from the Bennington region to demonstrate the ways businesses, municipalities, and residents leverage the Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development‘s programs to strengthen their communities. Bill was on hand […]

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President’s Report 2017

As President of the Bennington County Industrial Corporation, I am pleased to share with you the good news about BCIC’s activities heading into 2018. As many of you know, the past 18 months have been something of a transitional time for BCIC, and the organization has taken the lead in optimizing efforts by eliminating redundancy, and creating […]

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Southern Vermont CEDS Award

Southern Vermont’s ongoing economic development efforts received a major boost recently, as the US Economic Development Administration recently awarded $70,000 to Windham and Bennington counties to create a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy for Southern Vermont. Elected officials, state officials, representatives of Vermont’s federal delegation, and local economic development practitioners announced the funding award on Wednesday, […]

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