Massachusetts Directory of Economic Development Organizations
Massachusetts Directory of Economic Development Organizations.

Quick Facts

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker.

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker

  • Capital: Boston
  • Population (2018 Est.): 6,902,149
  • Largest Cities (2018): Boston, 694,583; Worcester, 185,877; Springfield, 155,032; Cambridge, 118,977; Lowell, 111,670; Brockton, 95,777
  • Targeted Industries: Manufacturing, Defense, Financial Services, Life Science, Information Technology, Clean Energy, Marine Sciences
  • Key Incentives: MassWorks, Brownfields Redevelopment Fund, Economic Development Incentive Program (EDIP), Massachusetts Manufacturing Innovation Initiative, Community Innovation Infrastructure Fund, Workforce Skills Capital Grants
  • GDP (All Industry 2018): $569.5 billion*

*Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce


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State Listings

Massachusetts Office of Business Development

Peter Milano
Senior Business Director
136 Blackstone Street, 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02109
[email protected]

Massachusetts Office of International Trade & Investment (MOITI)

Mark F. Sullivan
Executive Director
136 Blackstone Street, 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02109
[email protected]


Lauren Liss
President & CEO
99 High Street
Boston, MA 02110
[email protected]


Doug Kehlhem
Senior Director
101 Walnut Street
Watertown, MA 02472
617-924-4600, ext. 12
[email protected]

Utility Listings

National Grid

Joseph Rossignoli
Director, U.S. Business Development
25 Research Drive
Westborough, MA 01582
[email protected]

Regional Listings

Berkshire Regional Planning Commission

Thomas Matuszko, AICP
Executive Director
1 Fenn Street, Suite 201
Pittsfield, MA 01201-6629
413-442-1521, ext. 34
[email protected]

Cape Cod Commission

Leslie Richardson
Chief Economic Development Officer
3225 Main Street, P.O. Box 226
Barnstable, MA 02630
[email protected]

Discover New England

Lori Harnois
Executive Director
100 International Drive, Suite 352
Portsmouth, NH 03801
[email protected]

Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts

Rick Sullivan
President & CEO
1441 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01103
[email protected]

Initiative for a Competitive Inner City

Steve Grossman
56 Warren Street, Suite 300
Roxbury, MA 02119
[email protected]

Metropolitan Area Planning Council

Marc Draisen
Executive Director
60 Temple Place
Boston, MA 02111
617-451-2770, ext. 701
[email protected]

MetroWest Chamber of Commerce

Jim Giammarinaro
President & CEO
860 Worcester Road
Framingham, MA 01702
[email protected]

North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC)

Roy Nascimento
President & CEO
860 South Street
Fitchburg, MA 01420
978-353-7607, ext. 225
[email protected]

Plymouth Regional Economic Development Foundation

Stephen Cole
11 Lincoln Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
[email protected]

SouthCoast Development Partnership

Hugh Dunn
Executive Director of Economic Development
University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, 151 Martine Street
Fall River, Massachusetts 02723
[email protected]

Southeastern Regional Planning & Economic Development District

Donald Sullivan
Economic Development/Community Development Director
88 Broadway
Taunton, MA 02780
508-824-1367, ext. 316
[email protected]

Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce

Timothy P. Murray
President & CEO
311 Main Street, Suite 200
Worcester, MA 01608
508-753-2924, ext. 240
[email protected]

County Listings

Bristol County Chamber of Commerce

Jennifer Lourenco
Manager of Business Development
200 Pocasset Street
Fall River, MA 02721
[email protected]

City Listings

Amesbury Chamber of Commerce

Kassandra Gove
Executive Director
5 Market Square
Amesbury, MA 01913
[email protected]

Attleboro Economic Development

Catherine Feerick
77 Park Street
Attleboro, MA 02703
508-223-2222, ext. 3206
[email protected]

Cambridge Community Development Department

Lisa Hemmerle
Economic Development Director
344 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02139
[email protected]

City of Haverhill

William Pillsbury
Economic Development Director
City Hall, 4 Summer Street, Room 100
Haverhill, MA 01830
[email protected]

City of Lowell

Andrew Shapiro
Director of Economic Development
50 Arcand Drive, 2nd Floor
Lowell, MA 01852
[email protected]

City of Worcester Executive Office of Economic Development

Michael E. Traynor, Esq.
Chief Development Officer
City Hall, 455 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01608
[email protected]

Dorchester Bay Economic Development Corporation

Johnny Charles
Director of Economic Development
594 Columbia Road
Dorchester, MA 02125
617-825-4200, ext. 568
[email protected]

Franklin Development

Bryan W. Taberner, AICP
Director, Department of Planning & Community Development
Municipal Building, 355 East Central Street
Franklin, MA 02038
[email protected]

Gloucester EDIC (Economic Development & Industrial Corp.)

Sal DiStefano
Economic Development Director
City Hall Annex, 3 Pond Road
Gloucester, MA 01930
[email protected]

Marlborough Economic Development Corporation

Meredith Harris
Executive Director
91 Main Street, Suite 204
Marlborough, MA 01752
[email protected]

Newton Economic Development

Devra Bailin
1000 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 202
Newton, MA 02459
617-796-1120, ext. 1122
[email protected]

Pittsfield Economic Development Authority (PEDA)

Corydon L. Thurston
Executive Director
81 Kellogg Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
[email protected]

Springfield Office of Planning & Economic Development

Brian M. Connors
Deputy Director, Economic Development
70 Tapley Street
Springfield, MA 01104
[email protected]

Taunton Office of Economic & Community Development

Kevin J. Shea
Executive Director
45 School Street
Taunton, Massachusetts 02780
[email protected]

Vietnamese American Initiative for Development (Viet-AID)

Lisette Le
Executive Director
Vietnamese American Community Center, 42 Charles Street
Dorchester, MA 02122
617-822-3717, ext. 13
[email protected]