Monthly Archives: October 2018

Wartburg Fall Festival Was A Fun Day For All

Wartburg, a premier senior residential and healthcare care provider, recently hosted its annual Fall Festival on their 34-acre campus. This year’s event drew over 800 people including residents, family members and the community. The event featured live entertainment throughout the day, a children’s area with a bouncy castle, an obstacles course, a GaGa pit and [...]

By | 2018-11-08T13:42:05-04:00 October 31st, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

Guest Blog by Harrison Mayor, Ron Belmont

Harrison population is younger and increasingly diverse   October 30, 2018   It is undeniable that Harrison is an exceptional place to live. It’s no surprise that we top the list of a few of the Business Council of Westchester Data Exchange Top 5 lists, including Youngest (Lowest Media Age) in Westchester County.  People establish [...]

By | 2018-10-31T13:06:20-04:00 October 31st, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Impact100 Westchester: Using the Power of Collective Giving to Make a Difference

Impact100 Westchester is a 501c (3) women’s collective giving organization. Since our inception in 2014, we have awarded over $1.1 million to 26 nonprofits serving Westchester. As a 100% volunteer led and run organization, our mission is to engage women in philanthropy by participating in the grant-making process, engaging in hands-on volunteer opportunities, and learning [...]

By | 2018-11-08T15:44:38-04:00 October 30th, 2018|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Marsha Gordon to Serve as Co-Chair of Local Planning Committee for New Rochelle Downtown Revitalization Initiative

The state recently awarded a $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) grant to the City of New Rochelle, and this week the project’s Local Planning Committee was approved with Marsha Gordon, president and CEO of the Business Council of Westchester, serving as co-chair along with New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson. “We worked so hard to [...]

By | 2018-10-25T15:46:54-04:00 October 25th, 2018|News|0 Comments

BCW’s Coalition for Westchester Airport Offers Comments to Supplement Master Plan for the Westchester County Airport

The Business Council of Westchester recently submitted a letter on behalf of the Coalition for Westchester Airport in order to add to the draft scope for a Supplement to the Master Plan for the Westchester County Airport. In the letter, John Ravitz, executive vice president of the BCW, stated that the group strongly suggests that a new [...]

By | 2018-10-25T16:33:06-04:00 October 25th, 2018|News|0 Comments

BCW Annual Dinner with Indra Nooyi Gains National Attention

Indra K. Nooyi, Chairman of PepsiCo, accepted the Westchester Global Leadership Laureate Award from the Business Council of Westchester at its Annual Fall Dinner on October 22. More than 900 people turned out to hear Nooyi at the at the Hilton Westchester in Rye Brook. Mrs. Nooyi, PepsiCo’s first female chief executive, stepped down from [...]

By | 2018-10-25T16:30:31-04:00 October 25th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Month of Thanks

Please join Trustco Bank for our month of thanks, during the month of November 2018 all of the branches will be having weekly promotions, incentives, giveaways, snacks and a month long promotion discounting application fees on mortgages, and bonus rates on our CD's. I also encourage a review of our low cost business accounts with [...]

By | 2018-10-24T12:51:51-04:00 October 24th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

Chazen Welcomes New Employees to Troy Office

The Chazen Companies is pleased to announce three new additions to its Troy office. William G. Sparkman, P.E., has joined Chazen’s Land Development department as a Senior Project Manager. Sparkman earned his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Cornell University. Prior to joining Chazen, he was a Project Manager at Barton & Loguidice in Syracuse where [...]

By | 2018-10-24T12:48:38-04:00 October 24th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

Chazen Expands into Oregon

The Chazen Companies is pleased to announce Roger Fast, CBO, CFM has joined the growing code services team as Senior Code Analyst located at 12655 SW Center Street, Suite 350 in Beaverton, Oregon. In recent years, Chazen partnered with Code Unlimited, LLC working on a variety of projects throughout New York State. As the need [...]

By | 2018-10-19T18:20:25-04:00 October 19th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

D&D Elevator Maintenance Opens New Training Center in Yonkers

D&D Elevator Maintenance, winners of the 2018 Hall of Fame Small Business Success Award, recently celebrated the official opening of a new training center in Yonkers. Bob Schaeffer, CEO and president of D&D Elevator Maintenance, which is based in Elmsford and operates the new training center, told the Westchester County Business Journal that he’s confident the [...]

By | 2018-10-18T15:22:36-04:00 October 18th, 2018|News|0 Comments