CEDA and SCORE: partners in Cayuga County’s small business growth

It’s a new year and a new decade. For many current and aspiring entrepreneurs it’s a symbolic time.  For businesses, the start of the calendar year is a time to consider what went right during the past 12 months and what improvements can be made in the coming months.  For those ready to turn their … Continued

2020 Economic Forecast Luncheon

Every year, CEDA hosts the Economic Forecast Luncheon to provide information about economic and demographic trends locally, as well as on topics and concepts that affect our area’s economic wellbeing. After tackling the economic impact of the arts last year, we are shifting gears to bring the community a more data centric analysis of our … Continued

#ShopCayuga on Small Business Saturday – and all year long!

It is that time of year again. The time when we set aside entire days for shopping. The time when shopping is a sport. The time when we look for something extra special to spend our hard earned dollars on. As you wind down from your Thanksgiving festivities and start to plan the perfect shopping … Continued

November 2019: Cayuga Economic Development News

Did you know that you can get local and regional economic development news from the Cayuga Economic Development Agency (CEDA) delivered to your inbox?   Subscribe via the orange “Subscribe” button at the bottom of the page, and we will keep you up-to-date on what’s happening at our organization and in the business community. Missed our … Continued

National Veterans Small Business Week

This week marks the sixth annual National Veterans Small Business Week (NVSBW), which was founded by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) in order to celebrate, connect, and empower service members. Veterans may take advantage of any of our services offered to business owners and entrepreneurs.  Cayuga Economic Development Agency’s (CEDA) Specialists can review your … Continued

Upcoming business training events at 2 State Street

Whether you are looking to strengthen your skills with QuickBooks accounting software or learn how to turn your business idea into a business plan, 2 State Street has a number of business-related training opportunities coming up in November. On Tuesdays in November (5th, 12th,19th and 26th) from 1:00 – 3:00, we’ll be hosting QuickBooks for … Continued

A decade of growth for the Cayuga County Chamber of Commerce

The Cayuga County Chamber of Commerce was originally formed in February of 1908, but has changed substantially over the years. What began in 1908 as a trade business organization has evolved into a strong and active partner in the growth of Cayuga County’s economy. The Chamber’s support for the local business community and non-profit sector … Continued

September 2019: Cayuga County Economic Development News

Did you know that you can get local and regional economic development news from the Cayuga Economic Development Agency (CEDA) delivered to your inbox?   Subscribe via the orange “Subscribe” button at the bottom of the page, and we will keep you up-to-date on what’s happening at our organization and in the business community. Missed our … Continued

Entrepreneur networking event “cooking up” at Treleaven Winery

Networking is an important skill for entrepreneurs to develop. It helps you to expand and deepen your list of contacts, who can help you get things done and build your business’s client base. The best networking opportunities for small businesses and entrepreneurs are often events where other people are there for the same purpose. Various … Continued

Leadership Cayuga: Go behind the scenes and network with the business community

Over the course of nine months from September through May, Leadership Cayuga participants are invited into the inner fabric of what makes our County and community tick. They are given the opportunity to meet with community leaders, learn hands-on with human service agencies, and get behind the scenes tours of local businesses and landmarks. All … Continued