Monthly Archives: March 2017

BCW Joins Effort Urging Cuomo to Reconsider Free Tuition Plan

From left, Vanessa Herman, Assistant VP for Government & Community Relations, Pace University; Rob Gilmore, Director of Financial Aid, Manhattanville College; Nikhil Kumar, VP of Undergraduate Enrollment, Manhattanville College; Dr. Joseph Nyre, President, Iona College; Westchester County Executive Robert Astorino; Fr. Joseph McShane, President, Fordham University; Lesley Massiah-Arthur, V.P. of Intergovernmental Relations and Urban [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:13-04:00 March 30th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Big Breakthrough Drug for Regeneron

The FDA’s approval this week of a new drug to treat eczema and other skin conditions is being hailed by experts as a huge money maker for Regeneron and its French partner Sanofi. The FDA approval of Dupixent announced Monday is a breakthrough for Regeneron. Unlike other topical and oral medications used to treat skin [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:13-04:00 March 30th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Westchester Business EXPO: Another Big Success

From left, BCW Executive VP and COO John Ravitz; BCW President and CEO Marsha Gordon and New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman More than 1,500 business people – including several prominent political leaders -- turned out Wednesday at the Hilton Westchester in Rye Brook for the BCW’s 15th Annual Westchester Business EXPO, the [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:13-04:00 March 30th, 2017|News|0 Comments

March 25, 2017 Rent Or Buy Seminar

Tired of renting and think that the dream of owning a home is impossible? Let our FREE Rent or Buy Seminar help you! Walk away with the confidence you need as you embark upon your dream of home ownership! Learn more about the buying process, how to qualify for a mortgage, and moving into your [...]

By | 2017-03-24T16:02:32-04:00 March 24th, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

Urban Centers Program is Worth Seeing Again

Sponsored by KeyBank, the program on March 7 featured a distinguished panel of leading edge developers who discussed their residential projects in New Rochelle, White Plains, Yonkers and Mount Vernon. The panel included Seth Pinsky, Executive Vice President, RXR Realty; Martin Berger, Managing Principal of Saber Real Estate Advisors; Anthony Vulpi, Vice President of Development [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:13-04:00 March 24th, 2017|News|0 Comments

BCW’s Business EXPO Adds New and Exciting Features

The Westchester Business Expo, the most influential business-to-business trade show in the Hudson Valley, has added some new features this year that will inject excitement and make it easier for visitors to connect with businesses.  More than 180 of the areas elite vendors and merchants will be on hand March 29 from 1-5 p.m. at [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:13-04:00 March 24th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Crime’s Impact on Business Focus of BCW Forum

From left, Westchester County Public Safety Commissioner George Longworth; White Plains Police Commissioner David Chong; Mount Vernon Deputy Police Commissioner Shawn Harris; Peekskill Police Chief Eric Johansen; BCW Executive Vice President and COO John Ravitz; Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino and Matthew Tormey, Chief Criminal Investigator for Westchester County District Attorney's Office [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:13-04:00 March 24th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Alzheimer’s Association to Hold Third Annual Dementia Conference

The third annual Meeting of the Minds regional dementia conference will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 18, at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Tarrytown. The conference will feature keynote speakers Dr. Peter Rabins, co-author of "The 36-Hour Day" and co-director of the Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and ​Neuropsychiatry at [...]

By | 2017-03-21T15:56:15-04:00 March 21st, 2017|Member News|0 Comments