About the Center for Economic Growth’s Business Growth Solutions:


CEG/NISTCEG’s Business Growth Solutions (BGS) provides executives and business owners with strategic coaching while growing their bottom line through continuous improvement, and their top line through growth and innovation. CEG’s Business Growth Solutions does so as NYSTAR’s designated Regional Manufacturing Extension Partnership Center for the 8-county Capital Region of New York State. Since its founding in 1987, CEG has steadily worked to cultivate and connect the Region’s technology and manufacturing companies with one another, and to enable them to leverage the statewide and nationwide MEP network which includes about 1,300 professionals devoted to profitable manufacturing growth.

Over the past five years CEG Business Growth Solutions drove $72.77 million in total economic impact with 177 companies surveyed; those companies reported $14.3 million in cost savings, and more than 1,500 jobs either created or retained.

If you realize a need, make CEG your first call – think of the Business Growth Solutions’ team as a resource locally, statewide, and nationwide – services include, among others:

  • Business Growth: Market Development, Sales Training, Benchmarking, Strategic Planning
  • Continuous Improvement: Lean Enterprise, Six Sigma, Quality, Plant Layout & Design
  • Technology Acceleration: Tech Scouting, Technology Driven Market Intelligence, Product Design / Prototyping
  • Workforce Development: Public Training, STEM Initiatives, Industry Surveys
  • Sustainability & Energy:  Pollution Prevention, Commercial Energy, Assessments
  • Supply Chain: Resource Identification, Best Practices

Contact us to GROW your company!