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Explore the region with Gateway Chamber’s dynamic directory

Finding places to shop, dine and stay has become much more dynamic in the Hudson Valleywith a $25,000 grant from the state senator Pierre Harckham to Hudson Valley Gateway Foundationa subsidiary of the Hudson Valley Gateway Chamber of Commerce (HVGCC).

The dynamic app can be found on the Chamber’s website (hvgatewaychamber.com) by clicking “Explore Region”, which opens to a user-friendly and visually rich directory that can search for HVGCC member businesses by industry and location.

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“Tourism is an essential factor for the growth of our local businesses. I am pleased to have facilitated this grant and to support the efforts of the HV Gateway Foundation to advance its noble mission,” said Harckham.

The digital map of the region – which allows for wider dissemination than traditional printed maps – displays emoticons at each HVGCC shopping location, a particularly useful feature for visitors to the region. It also allows listed companies to modify, add and keep their information constantly up to date.

Jane SolnickPresident of the HV Gateway Foundation, said, “We are delighted to have identified a proven and versatile digital application that has the ability to showcase both our Chamber members and the various options available to visitors to the Hudson Valley.

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The new HVGCC directory is at explore.hvgatewaychamber.com or via a QR code.

Scan this QR code to download a mobile version of the Chamber directory.

The HVG Foundation will promote the QR Code through newsletters, social media and various promotional materials throughout the region. Any place where people travel and seek local businesses and services.

To inquire about their free listing in the dynamic new directory, Chamber members can contact Matt Mason of Brightr Travel at [email protected] or (267) 481-3177.

To join the Chamber, complete the member application at hvgatewaychamber.org.