Board Of Directors
Serving Lamoille County’s business community for more than 50 years.
The Lamoille Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) is a private not-for-profit corporation sponsored by Lamoille County businesses and municipalities as well as the State of Vermont. Our Mission is to strengthen the county’s economy through facilitating the creation and expansion of jobs and businesses and investing for the prosperity of Lamoille County communities.
Our services are available to all businesses in all commercial sectors whether they are existing businesses looking to expand, start-ups or businesses seeking to relocate to Lamoille County.
Lamoille County’s assets include a strong entrepreneurial spirit, a firm sense of community, and many physical amenities. 70 million people, including those in the major metropolitan areas of Boston, New York, and Montreal, live within a 500-mile radius of the county.
Lamoille County offers easy road access to markets via Interstate 89. Air options include Morrisville-Stowe State Airport (MLV), located at the center of the county, Burlington International Airport, just 45 minutes away, and Montreal’s Trudeau International Airport and Mirabel International (cargo only). Airport, 90-120 minutes away by road. The Port of Montreal is the most direct land-sea route between the vast markets of the Northeast and those of Northern Europe and the Mediterranean.
Patrick Ripley, LEDC Executive Director and Secretary
Greg Tatro, LEDC President
G.W. Tatro Construction
Mark Vandenberg,, LEDC Vice President
Sun and Ski Inn & Suites
Tina Norton, LEDC Treasurer
Smugglers’ Notch Resort
Northern Vermont University
Smuggler’s Notch Distillery
Green Mountain Technology & Career Center
Check in here often for the latest news regarding economic development opportunities in Lamoille County.
We offer our members funding, services, and support and we retain a full-time staff to provide these services. We hope you will take advantage of all LEDC offers.
Our members cover a wide array of industries, from hospitality and dining to outdoor sports and more. Get to know our team today!
We provide loans to small and medium sized businesses located in or moving to Lamoille County, Vermont. If your in need of business funding, lets talk.
We hope you will join us in our ongoing mission to promote and grow Lamoille County’s economy. As business owners and community members, we are stronger when we work together.