Business Location Services

The six-state region known as New England is recognized the world over as one of the most desirable places in the world to live, work and play. Though each state has its own unique offerings, specific strengths and local charm, businesses locating in this vibrant region can expect consistencies across many typical site selection criteria—including convenient location, established infrastructure and a highly diverse, highly intelligent workforce. Read on for a quick overview of New England's compelling competitive positioning, including how Team New England can help you make a smart choice for your client or company.

Stategic Location

Located in the heart of the powerful Boston/New York/Montreal triangle, New England offers new and expanding companies one of the most auspicious business locations in the world. With Europe a quick 6.5-hour flight away, New England enterprises enjoy the dual advantages of expedient travel and overlapping business hours. 

Educational Excellence

New England is home to 270 colleges and universities—including renowned institutions such as Harvard, Yale, MIT, Dartmouth and others. The region’s institutions provide unparalleled opportunities for research collaboration, draw more than a half-million students from around the world, and contribute over 30,000 science and engineering graduates to the global workforce every year.

World-Class Workforce

With such a rich heritage of learning, it’s no wonder New England’s workforce is the best educated in the nation—and that worker productivity is among the highest in the world. The region boasts a thriving innovation economy, playing host to some of the country’s most robust industry clusters: bioscience, precision manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, national defense, and more.

Integrated Support

For businesses considering locating or expanding in this vital region, Team New England is an invaluable resource. In addition to providing “one-stop” shopping for vital data about the region, the Team will serve as your sole point of contact for all six states. As such, Team New England is the only true objective advisor about opportunities in the region—and we’d be happy to consult with you. For more information about Team New England, including details on membership, please contact Dave Driver at drivedc@nu.com.