Massachusetts
Profile Type: Cultural Nonprofit
Cultural Nonprofit
1BERKSHIRE STRATEGIC ALLIANCE

Designated as the official Regional Economic Development Organization by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1Berkshire creates an innovative approach to traditional economic development through projects that leverage the considerable strengths of existing organizations – the Berkshire Chamber of Commerce, Berkshire Creative, and Berkshire Visitors Bureau. As the regional economic development authority, 1Berkshire focuses on business retention, branding the Berkshires to attract new businesses, and creating new workforce development initiatives. It also serves the county as a unified voice for regional advocacy and as a single point of entry for business assistance.

1Berkshire serves the creative economy of the Berkshires as the Berkshire Region Lead Organization in the Massachusetts Creative Economy Network. 1Berkshire provides the creative economy with news, information, resources, and representation to do better business in the Berkshires and beyond.

Contact Information

First Name: 
Julia
Job Title/Position: 
Creative Economy Specialist
Fax: 
413-448-9641
Physical Address: 
66 Allen Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201-5153
Last Name: 
Dixon
Phone: 
413-499-1600

About

Profile Type: 
Cultural Nonprofit
Primary Discipline: 
Non-Arts / Non-Humanities
Year Founded: 
2010
Populations Served: 
Businesses
General Public
Nonprofits
Institution/Business Type: 
Business Service Organizations
Geographic Reach: 
Town / City
County
Multi-County Region