Benefits of Membership

Member Benefits

Whether you are a large company with thousands of employees or the owner of a small shop, being a member of The Business Council of New York State, Inc. gives you a say at the State Capitol. As a member, you will have an opportunity to have your voice heard on the issues that affect your business and your bottom-line, no matter your industry. 
  • You will have the benefit of taking part in The Business Council's efforts to improve our state's business climate.
  • You will have access to our experts who seek to break barriers to economic growth and job creation in every industry in New York. 
  • You will receive legislative analysis and budget updates, which focus on our efforts to control state spending while avoiding new taxes. 


General Membership Includes:

  • Exclusive access to 'members-only' content on our website.
  • A subscription to our publication Connect, as well as the Public Policy Institute's influential reports.
  • Legislative analysis and budget updates. 
  • Invitations to The Business Council's sponsored conferences and events at reduced member pricing.
  • Access to discount programs: shipping, payroll, travel services, HR resources, employee training, office products and more. 
  • Free access to our Center for Human Resources, its webinar series and our HR Hotline. 
  • The opportunity to save money through our many group insurance programs. 


Major Membership Also Includes:

  • Everything in our General Membership Plus.....
  • Eligibility to serve on our Board of Directors. 
  • A seat on the President's Council, which comprises an exclusive group of Council members from other major member and board companies. 
  • Direct access to our President and CEO, Heather C. Mulligan, for one-on-one meetings. 
  • A voice in the development of The Business Council's annual policy agenda. 
  • Individualized support, regulatory guidance and advocacy from our government affairs team. We work directly with you, your lobbyists and others to help you navigate the legislative and regulatory process.