Media Kit - Made in New York Manufacturing Week Bus Tour 2023


  • The Made in New York Manufacturing Bus Tour will take place from Friday, October 6th to Thursday, October 12th.

  • Stops include 

    • Finch Paper (Glens Falls, Warren County) 

    • GlobalFoundries (Malta, Saratoga County)

    • Allied Converters (New Rochelle, Westchester County) 

    • IBM (Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County) 

    • BorgWarner (Ithaca, Tompkins County) 

    • Corning Inc. (Steuben County)

    • Mentholatum (Orchard Park, Erie County) 

    • Kodak (Rochester, Monroe County) 

    • Cathedral Candle (Syracuse, Onondaga County)

    • Morse Manufacturing (Syracuse, Onondaga County)

  • Trip by the numbers

    • 1,000 Miles

    • 10 Facilities

    • 9 Cities

    • 5 Regions

    • One Message - Manufacturing is a vital industry to New York State's economy!

  • The bus is a 20-passenger bus rented from Tech Valley Shuttle in Cohoes, New York.



  • The Business Council of New York State, Inc. is the leading business organization in New York State, representing the interests of more than 3,000 member businesses statewide, 70% of which are small businesses.


  • The Business Council’s origins date back to 1914 with the founding of Associated Industries of New York State, Inc., the organization which merged with the Empire State Chamber of Commerce in 1980 to form The Business Council of New York State, Inc. Today, as the state’s largest statewide employer association, we represent nearly 3,300 private sector employers from across New York State, in manufacturing and all other major segments of the state’s economy.


  • Heather Mulligan is the President and CEO of The Business Council of New York State, Inc., a dynamic leader, trusted advisor, and champion for economic growth, good jobs, and strong communities across New York. - BIO


  • The Business Council's recent advocacy on behalf of manufacturers can be found here.