Creating Growth and Opportunity for Massachusetts in a Global Economy

Since taking office in 2007, Governor Deval Patrick has worked to foster opportunities for Massachusetts to grow and compete in a global economy. From Europe to Asia to Latin America, the Patrick Administration has a record of engaging both established and emerging economies to promote job creation and expanded economic opportunity in the Commonwealth.

On five separate missions, Governor Patrick has led coalitions of the Commonwealth's leading business executives,  state economic development officials, government officials and emerging sector leaders on innovation economy development missions to seven different countries. Through these missions, the Patrick Administration has created lasting economic, innovation and educational opportunities for the Commonwealth.