About us

The Business Council of New York State, Inc. is a 103 year-old statewide association representing more than 2,300 businesses and over 70 colleges and universities across New York State.  Our membership ranges from Fortune 500 companies to small businesses with less than fifty employees, and encompasses every type of industry doing business in New York.

In addition to helping companies take the legwork out of searching for qualified interns, and helping students find paid internships, The Business Council serves as an information resource providing an array of news and updated services, and we offer a variety of webinars, seminars, networking events, human resource advice and counsel and individualized regulatory and legislative assistance.