Monthly Archives: February 2018

March 20th Workshop: Eliminating the Risk of Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Do you want to reduce the significant legal and business risks associated with sexual harassment claims? Do you want to create a professional and respectful work-place culture where all employees understand that harassment is not tolerated? If so, join us on March 20 at our Workshop - Eliminating the Risk of Sexual Harassment in the [...]

By | 2018-02-23T10:51:35-04:00 February 23rd, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

Westchester Hotel Association Announces New Leadership

From left, standing, Kevin Johnson, Antonio Santoiemma and Sean Meade. Seated, Dena McConnell. Sean Meade, General Manager, Cambria Suites in White Plains, has been elected President of the Westchester Hotel Association (WHA). He succeeds Dan Conte, former General Manager of the Westchester Marriott in Tarrytown, who is the longest serving president of the [...]

By | 2018-02-22T16:25:57-04:00 February 22nd, 2018|News|0 Comments

Thom Kleiner to Lead Workforce Development Board

Thom Kleiner, executive director of the Westchester-Putnam Workforce Development Board Thom Kleiner has been named as the new executive director of the Westchester-Putnam Workforce Development Board, an organization that connects Westchester’s talented workforce to local businesses through hiring opportunities, training, workshops and other programming. The BCW works closely with the Westchester-Putnam Workforce Development [...]

By | 2018-02-22T16:56:13-04:00 February 22nd, 2018|News|0 Comments

Fiscal Restraint, Mandate Relief Are Top Priorities in BCW’s Legislative Agenda

BCW Albany Lobby Day 2017   Fiscal restraint and much-needed mandate reforms are at the top of the list of priorities in a report issued by the Business Council of Westchester outlining legislation important to the economic health of Westchester. Drafted by the BCW’s Government Action Council with input from membership, the BCW [...]

By | 2018-02-22T16:29:32-04:00 February 22nd, 2018|News|0 Comments

Impact PR CEO to Host HVNN “Business Newsmakers” Online TV Show

Bucking the trend of shrinking business news outlets, Filomena Fanelli, CEO and founder of Impact PR & Communications, Ltd., an award-winning Hudson Valley public relations and marketing firm, has been brought on to serve as host of a soon-to-be relaunched video business news segment on HVNN (Hudson Valley News Network), a growing hyperlocal media organization. [...]

By | 2018-02-22T11:45:49-04:00 February 22nd, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

March 7, 2018 Unique CFO/CEO/CHRO Discussion: The True Drivers of Employer Healthcare Increases & How to Bend the Trend

The True Drivers of Employer Health-care Increases & How to Bend the Trend: We all know that medical trend has increased 6-8 percent for the past five years. What is more ambiguous is what exactly drives employer health and welfare plan costs and more importantly, what can be done outside of constantly accepting a 'less [...]

By | 2018-02-21T12:28:11-04:00 February 21st, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

Burbio Partners with the City of White Plains

The City of White Plains has partnered with Burbio as a tool for civic engagement. Burbio is a free service that streams White Plains government, school and non-profit events and allows residents to personalize the information through mobile apps, a web service and an Alexa Skill. As part of the program Burbio is also partnering [...]

By | 2018-02-20T10:31:06-04:00 February 20th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

James Richardson & Kristina Cook Receive APSC Certification

Digiscribe, provider accounts payable automation software, digital mailroom services, and document scanning, has announced that James Richardson and Kristina Cook have received their Accredited Payables Solutions Consultant (APSC) certification. The APSC designation from IOFM/AP & P2P Network demonstrates the recipient has attained a sound understanding of current accounts payable processes, as well as knowledge of [...]

By | 2018-02-16T13:38:21-04:00 February 16th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

Durante Rentals Named New Takeuchi Dealer for North New Jersey

Durante Rentals has been selected as the new Takeuchi dealer for North New Jersey. The new territory will span eleven counties including Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Morris, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, Union, and Warren. The New Jersey based dealership will offer sales, parts, and service for the entire line of Takeuchi earth-moving equipment, including mini [...]

By | 2018-02-16T10:04:42-04:00 February 16th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments