Department of Economic Development

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Expansion into United States, creates new jobs in Vermont

Pictured: Governor Shumlin greets BHS Composites owners Lena Swennen and Jacques Hainse 

Emergency Board Approves Composites BHS Enterprise Funds
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Making it easier for small businesses to raise much needed capital from their friends, families, customers and neighbors who want to invest in their local economy. 

Invest in Vermont
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“Hazelett Corporation considers the Vermont Training Program our partner when providing necessary skills to our workforce. Always helpful with suggestions and direction they are the best example of government support of training for Vermont citizens.  Hazelett’s future depends upon these Vermonters.” 

Pictured: Hazelett Corporation
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Grant opportunities available to assist small businesses succeed in the international marketplace. 







Trade Show Opportunities

"Improve the economic well-being and quality of life of Vermonters,while preserving our natural resources and community values." 

Doing Business in Vermont