Lighting design and manufacturer opens global HQ in Ulster County

RBW ribbon cutting

TOWN OF ULSTER – RBW, a lighting design and manufacturing company has opened its new global headquarters in the Town of Ulster in a 100,000 square foot facility.

Lt. Governor Antonio Delgado said the company “has a forward-thinking vision that incorporates sustainability, cutting edge research and development, as well as innovation into their facility and products.”

The state’s Empire State Development has awarded Excelsior Job Tax Credits in exchange has awarded RBW up to $547,500 in Excelsior Job Tax Credits in exchange for the retention of 35 jobs and creation of 49 new, local jobs.

Acting County Executive Johanna Contreras said RBW is “exactly the type of business we are striving to bring to Ulster County: a manufacturer that looks forward the future, cares for its workers by paying a living wage, and has an environmentally sustainable work model.”