Southern Tier NY

IBB Industry Cluster Development
Case Study
for: Southern Tier NY

Step #1 for any geographic region that wants to analyze its industry clusters is to identify the companies that drive its economy.  View:
The Southern Tier 1000 [TM] report
developed by IBB’s Industry Cluster Analysis Team.

Note: Below applies to NY REDC Southern Tier definition; for data on the Appalachian Southern Tier, see A-ST

Example Southern Tier Industry Cluster: TRAINS

Southern Tier LinkedIn Group
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Southern Tier Venture Capital  Firms

Southern Tier Entrepreneurial Websites

Southern Tier Regional Economic Development Council

Southern Tier Counties

Southern Tier Industrial Development Agencies

Southern Tier Cities & Towns

Southern Tier Chambers of Commerce

Leverage Southern Tier HQ Companies

Industry Cluster Launch Pads


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Private Sector Companies with
Most Southern Tier Employees

  • Alstom SA
  • Amphenol Corporation
  • Arnot Health Inc
  • Ascension Health Inc
  • BAE Systems
  • BorgWarner Inc
  • CAF Group
  • Cayuga Health System
  • Charter Communications Inc
  • Chemung Financial Corporation
  • Chobani LLC
  • Children’s Home of Wyoming Conference
  • Cornell University
  • Corning Inc
  • Cortland Regional Medical Center
  • CVS Health Corporation
  • Dick’s Sporting Goods
  • Express Mart
  • F & M Howell Corporation
  • General Electric
  • Good Shepherd Communications
  • Hardinge Inc
  • HCA
  • Hilliard Corporation
  • HNI Corporation
  • i3 Electronics
  • Iberdrola SA
  • International Business Machines
  • Ithaca College
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Kraft Heinz Company
  • Lockheed Martin
  • M&T Bank
  • Maines Paper & Food Service
  • McWane Inc
  • Modern Marketing Concepts
  • Mirabito Holdings Inc
  • Navient Corporation
  • NBT Bancorp Inc
  • NYSARC Inc
  • Nucor Corporation
  • NYS Government
  • Pathways Inc
  • Sanmina Corporation
  • Schlumberger
  • Security Mutual Life
  • Siemens AG
  • Sodexo
  • The Catholic Church
  • The Golub Corporation
  • The William George Agency
  • Tioga Downs
  • Tompkins Financial Corporation
  • Toyota Motor Corp
  • United Health Services
  • United Methodist Homes
  • Upstate Shredding LLC
  • Visions Federal Credit Union
  • Wal-Mart Stores Inc
  • Wegmans Food Markets Inc
  • Weis Markets
  • WestRock Company
  • Willow Run Foods
  • World Kitchen LLC
  • Yildiz Holding

For a list of the top 1,000 companies,
The Southern Tier 1000 [TM]

Southern Tier Industry Consortiums

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Southern Tier Monthly Mixers
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Southern Tier Employment Data:

  • Population is approximately 650,000
  • Approximately 300,000 employed
  • 82,000 Binghamton area workers
  • 60,000 Ithaca area workers
  • 30,000 Elmira area workers
  • Approximately 6,000 farms
  • Approximately 14,000 farm workers

Other Southern Tier Data Points

  • Area includes approximate 6,200 square miles
  • I-81 N connects Southern Tier to Syracuse 1hr
  • I-86 crosses Southern Tier East + West
  • I-88 NE connects Southern Tier to Albany 2 hr

Over the Years, So Many
Southern Tier B&STNYBC Sponsors

A Southern Tier Fortune 500 Company

Cornell University employs the most
number of Southern Tier workers

Southern Tier Cuisine Is Most
Associated with: Spiedies

If Not at the Corning Museum of Glass, 
Tourists Can Be Found at Tioga Downs

NY State & Local Southern Tier Governments Also Own/Run Businesses
For example:


Southern Tier Industry Cluster Analysis


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In The Southern Tier!

Southern Tier LinkedIn Group B&STNYBC
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Binghamton & Southern Tier NY Business Community