Monthly Archives: December 2017

Hilton Garden Inn Dobbs Ferry Hotel Opening Spring 2018!

Opening in Spring 2018, The new Hilton Garden Inn Westchester Dobbs Ferry hotel will feature 143 spacious, well-appointed guestrooms, a beautiful lobby, full service restaurant, state of the art fitness center, and indoor salt water heated pool. Our guestrooms offer a 55’ flat screen TV, desk, microwave and mini-fridge in addition to complimentary WIFI, shuttle, [...]

By | 2017-12-29T09:34:30-05:00 December 29th, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

Wartburg Partners with Institute for Music & Neurologic Function

Wartburg, a senior residential and healthcare facility in Mount Vernon, NY, is partnering with the Institute of Music and Neurologic Function (IMNF) to provide innovative music therapy programs to residents throughout its 34-acre campus and advance neurologic studies of music and the brain through research. The Institute developed out of the many years of clinical [...]

By | 2017-12-29T09:20:40-05:00 December 29th, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

You’re Invited to HRM After Dark

A new way to celebrate art, science, and music at the Hudson River Museum. Live music by Dj NessDigital Cosmic Travels in the Planetarium Maverick Gallery Tours Drinks + Light Hor D’oeuvres $35 Members / $40 Non-Members* *Admission includes 2 drinks. All guests must be 21+. Valid ID required for entry. #HRMAfterDark Presented by the [...]

By | 2017-12-21T14:29:41-05:00 December 21st, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

Stark Office Suites Purchases The Hartford Trust Building

Stark Office Suites, which offers premium turn-key, flexible executive office suites and virtual office services for successful professionals and entrepreneurs, has added another sought-after location to its roster of premium office space throughout Connecticut and New York. The purchase of The Hartford Trust Building at 750 Main Street in Hartford, Conn. marks the Company’s 10th [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:10-05:00 December 21st, 2017|Member News|0 Comments


Tompkins Financial Corporation, parent company of Tompkins Mahopac Bank, has announced Abby Peterson has been named the company’s marketing communications manager. In her new role, Peterson will oversee marketing communications efforts for Tompkins Financial’s community banks, including Tompkins Mahopac Bank in the Hudson Valley, along with Tompkins Trust Company in Central NY, Tompkins Bank of [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:10-05:00 December 20th, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

VNS Westchester Awarded Grant from Aging in America, Inc.

VNS Westchester received a $25,000 grant from Aging in America, Inc. to help stem the tide of sepsis, a serious, life-threatening condition, among home care patients. The funding will enable VNSW to screen over 10,000 patients annually using a new screening and early intervention tool. The VNSW Foundation, Inc. provided a $25,000 matching grant to [...]

By | 2017-12-18T14:10:32-05:00 December 18th, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

ShoeCandy® Opens First Boutique in Westchester

ShoeCandy by Kara Mac, an accessory-based women’s footwear brand, has opened up its first storefront. The company, created by Kara Mac, had outgrown its previous office and storage facility—Mac’s home. Mac said she chose the modest space at 315 Kear St. Yorktown Heights, NY because it allows her to work flexible hours and continue traveling [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:10-05:00 December 15th, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

BCW Announces New Data Exchange

BCW President and CEO Marsha Gordon announces the BCW Data Exchange at Key Bank Breakfast   The Business Council of Westchester has announced the creation of the BCW Data Exchange, a comprehensive online data center providing current and prospective Westchester businesses, not-for-profit organizations and governments with a multi-platformed, user-friendly source for up-to-date demographic [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:10-05:00 December 14th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Latimer Makes First Address to Business Community

L-R: Joseph Markey of Key Bank; Westchester County Executive Elect George Latimer; BCW President and CEO Marsha Gordon; BCW Board Chariman Anthony Justic. Pledging to seek community input in solving Westchester’s problems, Westchester County Executive-Elect George Latimer said government can be put on a sound financial path for the future if all parties [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:10-05:00 December 14th, 2017|News|0 Comments

BCW Urges Opposition to Tax Reform Bill

In a letter sent this week to members of the New York Congressional delegation, the BCW is urging lawmakers to stand united in opposing the current tax reform bill that is being debated in Washington. “The BCW has consistently urged Congress to reform and simplify the tax code which puts countless burdens and regulations on [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:10-05:00 December 14th, 2017|News|0 Comments