Development Chenango Corporation

The Development Chenango Corporation (DCC) focuses on the retention and creation of jobs in the county through business growth by providing start-up assistance, business planning and technical assistance, access to low-interest financing, assistance navigating government programs and funding sources.

Development Chenango Corporation (DCC) is a 501(c)(3) partner organization of Commerce Chenango. Established as a local development corporation and public authority, which is Chenango County’s contract agency for economic development, it supports the economic development needs of Chenango County by providing area businesses with the resources they need to grow.

New DCC projects include the Greene Strategic Economic Development Plan, Norwich Meadows Farm and the Norwich Museum District.

DCC Board of Directors & Committees

The Development Chenango Corporation Board of Directors is made up of three class A Directors (by virtue of office), thirteen class B Directors (single, three year term, staggered), and up to five class C Directors (1 year terms, no limits).

2021 DCC Meetings are as follows: March 24*, June 23, September 22, and December 22
*Annual

Executive & Governance Committee

Jennifer Telesky

Chair

NBT Bank

Marty Eldred

Treasurer

SFCU

Sheila Marshman

Secretary

Marshman Farms/Morrisville State College

Mary Branham

Vice Chair

Pivotel, LLC

Directors

Mary Branham

Pivotel, LLC

Perry Dewey

DCMO BOCES

John Hinman

Afton Chamber

Cliff Olin

Olin Capital/Olin Group

Shawn Sastri

City of Norwich Mayor

Kenneth Smith

Cornell Cooperative Extension

Brian Burton

Chairperson - CCIDA

NBT Bank

Marty Eldred

SFCU

Pegi LoPresti

Chairperson - Commerce Chenango

NBT Bank

Christine McAvoy Paul

Chenango Health Network

George Seneck

Chenango County Board of Supervisors, Chairman

Melissa Stagnaro

UHS Chenango Memorial Hospital

Shane Butler

Planning & Development, Chenango County

Luke Halberg

NBT Bank

Sheila Marshman

Marshman Farms/Morrisville State College

Terry Potter

Millennia Entertainment

Dominic Shea

Wells Fargo Advisors

Jennifer Telesky

NBT Bank

Finance/Audit Committee

Mary Branham

Pivotel, LLC

Cliff Olin

Olin Capital/Olin Group

Marty Eldred

SFCU

Dominic Shea

Wells Fargo Advisors

Sheila Marshman

Marshman Farms/Morrisville State College

Jennifer Telesky

Treasurer

NBT Bank

Meeting Agendas & Minutes

2021 Meetings

Board Meeting – December 22, 2021

Finance Meeting – December 16, 2021

Board Meeting – September 22, 2021

Finance Meeting – September 16, 2021

Board Meeting – June 23, 2021

Finance Meeting – June 17, 2021

Special Board Meeting – April 12, 2021

Special Finance Meeting – April 5, 2021

Board Meeting – March 25, 2021
Regular Meeting
Minutes (Not approved)

Board Meeting – March 25, 2021
Annual Meeting
Minutes (Not approved)

Finance Meeting – March, 22 2021
Minutes (Not Approved)

Special Board Meeting – February 23, 2021
Minutes (Approved)

Special Finance Meeting – February 15, 2021
Minutes (Approved)

 

2020 Meetings

Board Meeting – December 16, 2020:
Agenda
Minutes (Approved)

Finance Meeting – December 10, 2020:
Agenda
Minutes (Approved)

Board Meeting – September 23, 2020:
Agenda
Minutes (Not Approved)
Minutes (Approved)

Finance Meeting – September 17, 2020:
Agenda
Minutes (Not Approved)
Minutes (Approved)

Board Meeting – June 24, 2020:
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – June 18, 2020:
Minutes
Agenda

Special Board Meeting – June 1, 2020:
Agenda
Minutes

Annual Board Meeting – March 25, 2020:
Agenda
Minutes

Board Meeting – March 25, 2020:
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – March 23, 2020:
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – February 14, 2020:
Agenda
Minutes

2019 Meetings

Board Meeting – December 18, 2019
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – December 12, 2019
Agenda
Minutes

Board Meeting – October 2, 2019
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – September 19, 2019
Agenda
Minutes

Board Meeting – June 26, 2019
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – June 20, 2019
Agenda
Minutes

Executive Committee Meeting – March 29, 2019
Agenda

Annual Board Meeting – March 27, 2019:
Agenda
Minutes

Board Meeting – March 27, 2019:
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – March 25, 2019:
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – March 21, 2019
Agenda
Minutes

2018 Meetings

Board Meeting – December 20, 2018:
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – December 13, 2018:
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – October 04, 2018:
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – June 14, 2018:
Agenda
Minutes

Annual Board Meeting – March 22, 2018:
Agenda
Minutes

Board Meeting – March 22, 2018:
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – March 22, 2018:
Agenda
Minutes

2017 Meetings

Board Meeting – December 21, 2017:
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – December 14, 2017:
Agenda
Minutes

Board Meeting – October 05, 2017:
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – September 28, 2017:
Agenda
Minutes

Board Meeting – June 22, 2017:
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – June 15, 2017:
Agenda
Minutes

Annual Board Meeting – March 23, 2017:
Agenda
Minutes

Board Meeting – March 23, 2017:
Agenda
Minutes

Finance Meeting – March 16, 2017:
Agenda
Minutes

2016 Meetings

Board Meeting – December 15, 2016:
Minutes

Finance Meeting – December 08, 2016:
Minutes

Finance Meeting – November 17, 2016:
Minutes

Board Meeting – September 22, 2016:
Minutes

Finance Meeting – September 22, 2016:
Minutes

Board Meeting – June 23, 2016:
Minutes

Finance Meeting – June 16, 2016:
Minutes

Annual Board Meeting – March 24, 2016:
Minutes

Board Meeting – March 24, 2016:
Minutes

Finance Meeting – March 17, 2016:
Minutes

Loans/Projects

Apple Creek Golf Course

Expansion of Apple Creek Golf Course, including the expansion of the existing club house, purchase of two golf simulators, and funds to repair and purchase equipment.

Giltner's Flooring (Root's)

The purchase of the business, Giltner’s Inc., and all business inventory to continue operations under the Giltner name by Kelly Fern and Steven Root.

L.A. Najarian

The purchase and expansion of LA Najarian (LAN) by Allan Rais and Simaar, Inc., a Canadian Company based in Montreal, Quebec.

Hidden Springs Brewhouse

To refinance existing real-estate debt.

Park Place

Renovations including the addition of a sports lounge, comfortable dining space that can also host private groups, updated beer system, addition of tvs and other “at table” entertainment options, and improvements to the kitchen, infrastructure and façade.

Stony Ridge Maple

The purchase of vacuum equipment to increase sap collection and stabilize the amount of sap harvested each year, regardless of weather.

Sherwood Restaurant

Expansion of the Sherwood Restaurant including the purchase of furniture, fixtures and equipment for the facility; and for marketing and working capital for the hotel and restaurant.

Otsego Medical Services

Renovation of the property, including handicap accessibility, increasing the number of examination rooms, installation of an in office operating room. and creating a more modern atmosphere. Improvements will also include upgrades to signage, equipment and waiting room furniture.

Chamber Events