From the President’s Corner – April 2020

I would like to start my letter by extending a sincere thank you to all essential workers, healthcare professionals, and government leaders who are putting others before themselves during this difficult time. Similarly, I hope this message finds you and your family safe and healthy. This month’s newsletter finds us in a place that no [...]

By |2020-04-15T18:26:31+00:00April 14th, 2020|Categories: Other News|Comments Off on From the President’s Corner – April 2020

Board Member Spotlight: Vicki Giroux

Vicki Demarse-Giroux has been a part of The Development Corporation’s Board of Directors since 2017. If you don’t recognize Vicki from her work with TDC, you may recognize her smiling face from the front lobby of La Quinta Inn & Suites Plattsburgh, where she works as general manager, or from Giroux Family Farms where her [...]

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TDC Featured Property: 37 Arizona Avenue

37 Arizona Avenue is home to a new 60,000 SF industrial space, currently inhabited by Vapor Stone Rail, A Wabtec Company. The building was constructed as part of a program from New York State. TDC invested $3 million in the construction of a 60,000 SF industrial building. The construction was part of a $38 million [...]

By |2020-04-15T18:40:15+00:00April 8th, 2020|Categories: Other News|Comments Off on TDC Featured Property: 37 Arizona Avenue

TDC’s Work From Home Tips

As the state of the world is necessitating employees work from home if possible, TDC has quickly shifted from reporting to our office for work to interacting on the regular through video conference calling. Thankfully, with the help of technology, we were able to make this transition with little to no impact on current and [...]

By |2020-04-15T16:33:10+00:00April 3rd, 2020|Categories: Other News|Comments Off on TDC’s Work From Home Tips

Coronavirus Update From TDC

The Development Corporation, like all industries, is reacting to and actively working to mitigate the spread of the Coronavirus. TDC is taking action to protect our staff, maintain our high level of service to our tenants, and continue to procure prospective new tenants.  At this time, our office will remain open but flexibility for our [...]

By |2020-03-17T20:22:42+00:00March 17th, 2020|Categories: Other News|Comments Off on Coronavirus Update From TDC

TDC Staff Spotlight: Christine Jabaut

Meet Christine - Comptroller/Office Manager, Mother of Five, and Current Longest TDC Employee TDC’s Employee Spotlight Series is shining a light on the dedicated team behind the success of our organization. Christine Jabaut is entering her 15th year with The Development Corporation in March of 2020. Starting with The Development Corporation as Bookkeeper/Executive Assistant in [...]

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Inside the Parks with SpencerARL NY, Inc.

SpencerARL NY, Inc. is a logistics company. Their operations take place entirely in the Development Corporation’s Air Industrial Park, spanning two buildings. They have been a tenant in the park since establishing 2009. Today, they provide tremendous services to Nova Bus and Prevost in their creation and manufacturing of Hybrid and Diesel buses. The Development [...]

By |2020-03-17T19:07:35+00:00March 17th, 2020|Categories: Other News|Comments Off on Inside the Parks with SpencerARL NY, Inc.

Setting Goals for the New Decade

BHAG - Pronounced “bee - hag” is an acronym for Big Hairy Audacious Goal. These types of goals are meant to be outrageous but not impossible to achieve. BHAGs are meant to be completed in the long term, allowing a goal to be a driving force towards a major end result. This type of goal [...]

By |2020-03-18T12:49:04+00:00March 17th, 2020|Categories: Other News|Comments Off on Setting Goals for the New Decade

TDC Featured Property: 14 Area Development Drive

14 Area Development Drive, Plattsburgh, NY is home to The Development Corporation’s ‘Building 3’. The 80,000 SF building sits on 7.3 Acres of land which allows for ample parking and space for trucks to pick up and make deliveries. Building 3 is divided into four suites of various sizes ranging from 3,000 to just over [...]

By |2020-03-18T12:49:56+00:00March 16th, 2020|Categories: Other News|Comments Off on TDC Featured Property: 14 Area Development Drive

Board Member Spotlight: Nate Wilson

Have you met Nate Wilson? Nate Wilson was recently approved as the new Board Chairperson for The Development Corporation's Board of Directors, taking over for past president Brian Gladwin. As a Plattsburgh native and member of the Board of Directors since 2011, Nate is well prepared to lead the group for the next two years. [...]

By |2020-02-21T13:42:09+00:00February 19th, 2020|Categories: Other News|Comments Off on Board Member Spotlight: Nate Wilson