Vermont Directory of Economic Development Organizations
Vermont Directory of Economic Development Organizations.

Quick Facts

Vermont Governor Phil Scott

Vermont Governor Phil Scott

  • Capital: Montpelier
  • Population (2017 Est.): 623,657
  • Largest Cities (2017): Burlington, 42,239; South Burlington, 19,141; Rutland, 15,440; Barre, 8,659; Montpelier, 7,484
  • Targeted Industries: Healthcare, Information Technology, Advanced Manufacturing, Tourism, Value-Added Food Production, Renewable/Environmental Technology
  • Key Incentives: Vermont Employment Growth Incentive, VEGI Enhancement for Environmental Technology Companies, VEGI Enhancement for Projects Locating in Certain LMAs, R&D Tax Credit, Windham County Economic Development Program, Brownfield Redevelopment Funds, Workforce Training Program Funds, Working Lands Enterprise Initiative, International Trade & Export Expansion Grants,  Office of Economic Assistance-Department of Defense Grants.
  • GDP (All Industry 2017): $32.2 billion*

*Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce


For the latest Vermont incentives, click this link.

State Listings

Vermont Economic Development Authority

David Blow
Business Development Officer
58 East State Street, Suite 5
Montpelier, VT 05602
[email protected]

Vermont Small Business Development Center

Linda Rossi
State Director
1540 Vermont Route 66, P.O. Box 188
Randolph Center, VT 05061
[email protected]

Vermont Agency of Commerce & Community Development

Joan Goldstein
1 National Life Drive, 6th Floor
Montpelier, VT 05620-0501
[email protected]


Utility Listings

Green Mountain Power

Mary Powell
President & CEO
163 Acorn Lane
Colchester, VT 05446
[email protected]


Regional Listings

Southern Windsor County Regional Planning Commission (SWCRPC)

Thomas Kennedy, AICP
Executive Director
38 Ascutney Park Road, P.O. Box 320
Ascutney, VT 05030
802-674-9201, ext. 115
[email protected]

Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission

Peter G. Gregory, AICP
Executive Director
128 King Farm Road
Woodstock, VT 05091
[email protected]

Bennington County Regional Commission (BCRC)

Jim Sullivan
Executive Director & Planning Program Coordinator
111 South Street, Suite 203
Bennington, VT 05201
802-442-0713, ext. 5
[email protected]

Discover New England

Lori Harnois
Executive Director
100 International Drive, Suite 352
Portsmouth, NH 03801
[email protected]

Springfield Regional Development Corp.

Bob Flint
Executive Director
14 Clinton Street, Suite 7
Springfield, VT 05156
[email protected]

Northeastern Vermont Development Association

David Snedeker
Executive Director
36 Eastern Avenue, P.O. Box 630
St. Johnsbury, VT 05819
[email protected]

Green Mountain Economic Development Corporation

Robert Haynes
Executive Director
35 Railroad Row, Suite 101
White River Junction, VT 05001
[email protected]

Central Vermont Economic Development Corporation

Jamie Stewart
Executive Director
One National Life Drive, P.O. Box 1439
Montpelier, VT 05601-1439
[email protected]


County Listings

Lamoille Economic Development Corporation

John Mandeville
Executive Director
P.O. Box 455
Morrisville, VT 05661
[email protected]

Greater Burlington Industrial Corporation

Frank Cioffi
60 Main Street, P.O. Box 786
Burlington, VT 05402
802-862-5726, ext. 12
[email protected]

Franklin County Industrial Development Corporation

Timothy Smith
Executive Director
2 N. Main Street, P.O. Box 1099
St. Albans, VT 05478-1099
[email protected]

Addison County Economic Development Corporation

Robin P. Scheu
Executive Director
1590 US Route 7 S, Suite 8
Middlebury, VT 05753
[email protected]


City Listings

Hartford Economic Development

Lori Hirshfield
171 Bridge Street
White River Junction, VT 05001
[email protected]

Waterbury Economic Development

Alyssa Johnson
P.O. Box 473
Waterbury, VT 05676
[email protected]

Wilmington Economic Development

Gretchen Havreluk
Economic Development Specialist
2 East Main Street, P.O. Box 217
Wilmington, VT 05363
[email protected]

Town of Bennington

Zirwat Chowdhury
Community Development Director
205 South Street
Bennington, VT 05201
[email protected]

Dover Economic Development

Steve Neratko
102 Route 100, P.O. Box 428
Dover, VT 05356
802-464-5100, ext. 4
[email protected]

Town of Windsor Economic Development

Tom Marsh
Town Manager
Town Hall, 29 Union Street
Windsor, VT 05089
[email protected]

Burlington Community & Economic Development Office

Gillian Nanton
Assistant Director of Sustainability, Housing & Economic Development
City Hall, 149 Church Street, Room 32
Burlington, VT 05401
[email protected]

Town of Middlebury

Kathleen Ramsay
Town Manager
77 Main Street
Middlebury, VT 05753
[email protected]

Town of Colchester

Kathi Walker O'Reilly
Director Economic Development
781 Blakely Road, P.O. Box 555
Colchester, VT 05446
[email protected]

Rutland Economic Development Corporation

Lyle Jepson
Executive Director
67 Merchants Row, Suite 6
Rutland, VT 05701
[email protected]

Brattleboro Development Credit Corporation

Adam Grinold
Executive Director
76 Cotton Mill Hill
Brattleboro, VT 05301
802-257-7731, ext. 224
[email protected]

Barre Area Development, Inc.

Joel Schwartz
6 North Main, P.O. Box 265
Barre, VT 05641
[email protected]