News at AEDC

COVID-19 Update

AEDC is as committed as ever to assisting our North Country & Northern New York small businesses, especially in this difficult time. Our ongoing business counseling and loan products are available to help!

We are offering expanded, no-cost business counseling for our North Country businesses to assist in economic recovery. AEDC can help you manage short-term solutions and priorities and planning for positioning to thrive once the economy reopens. Contact Business Counselor Stephanie Donaldson at to schedule a consultation.

For information on AEDC microloan programs please contact Steven Garneau at

AEDC’s office is not open to the public but staff are available for regular office hours Monday to Friday remotely and for video or telephone conferencing. Executive Director Victoria Duley is available at for any questions as well. Office staff are also checking phone messages daily at 518-891-5523.  

Be well and we look forward to serving you! Learn more about our COVID-19 Resources HERE