Monthly Archives: March 2019

BCW Expo attracts more than 1,500 people, Westchester County Executive Announces Business Incubator Program

The Business Council of Westchester’s Business Expo attracted more than 1,500 people and over 150 vendors to Hilton Westchester yesterday where Westchester County Executive George Latimer made an announcement about Element 46, the county’s new business incubator program. The largest business-to-business trade show in the Hudson Valley, The BCW Expo demonstrated the vibrancy of business [...]

By | 2019-04-11T16:11:22-04:00 March 28th, 2019|News|Comments Off on BCW Expo attracts more than 1,500 people, Westchester County Executive Announces Business Incubator Program

New York Must Put The Brakes On Prevailing Wage Legislation

A Message from Marsha Gordon, President & CEO, and John Ravitz, Executive Vice President & COO, of The Business Council of Westchester:  With the shock of Amazon’s decision to abandon its plan for opening a second headquarters in New York still fresh, New York State now is facing another decision with the potential to be even more [...]

By | 2019-03-28T15:48:20-04:00 March 28th, 2019|News|0 Comments

BCW Calls for Resignation of Leaders of County Airport Advisory Board

Citing blatant conflict of interest, the Business Council of Westchester (BCW), the county’s only business membership organization focusing on economic development and advocacy, along with its Coalition for Westchester Airport have called for the immediate resignation of the Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Westchester County Airport Advisory Board. In a letter read and submitted [...]

By | 2019-03-28T16:01:31-04:00 March 28th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Hope’s Door NY opens new Hope’s Door Legal Center

HAWTHORNE, NY (February 19, 2019) Hope’s Door is excited to announce receipt of a five-year grant award of more than $1.9 million from the New York State Office of Victim Services to launch the Hope’s Door Legal Center. Stacey Neumann, who brings 17 years of experience in the Domestic Violence Bureau in the Brooklyn D.A.’s [...]

By | 2019-03-26T10:42:58-04:00 March 26th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

5/17/19 Hope’s Door Annual Spring Gala

You are cordially invited to attend the Hope's Door Annual Spring Gala, Friday May 17, 2019 from 6:30 pm - 11 pm at Sleepy Hollow Country Club, (in Sleepy Hollow, NY). The Gala features top shelf bar, gourmet dinner, silent and live auctions, and dancing to NOIZ. Hope's Door seeks to end domestic violence and [...]

By | 2019-03-26T10:37:19-04:00 March 26th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

Harrison Edwards Expands Its Broadband Practice

Carolyn Mandelker, President & CEO of Harrison Edwards PR announced the firm has signed with Neighborly, the Silicon Valley-based financial tech company, to promote the company’s fiber-to-the-home project in Ohio. “In under a year, the project morphed from concept, to funding, to execution,” Mandelker said. Harrison Edwards also has been selected by iFiber Communications, the [...]

By | 2019-03-26T10:35:03-04:00 March 26th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

Family Services of Westchester to Celebrate 65th Anniversary

Contact: Alex Payan, Director of Advancement Family Services of Westchester Phone: (914) 305-6836 Email: apayan@fsw.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 18, 2019 Family Services of Westchester to Celebrate 65th Anniversary at Star Gala 2019 Fundraiser will recognize Mariano Rivera, Douglas J. McClintock and Citrin Cooperman Tuesday, April 9, 2019, Glen Island Harbor Club, New Rochelle, New [...]

By | 2019-03-26T10:27:06-04:00 March 26th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

Holocaust & Human Rights Education CenterUpcoming Events May 22, 2019 HHREC Third Annual Spring Luncheon

Please join us for the Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center’s Third Annual Spring Luncheon to be held on May 22, 2019, 11:30 AM, Bet Am Shalom Synagogue, 295 Soundview Avenue, White Plains, NY 10606. We are pleased to announce that we will be introducing Lisa Salko, who will be presenting a talk “13 Drivers’ [...]

By | 2019-03-26T10:21:01-04:00 March 26th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

Fundraiser will recognize Mariano Rivera, Douglas J. McClintock and Citrin Cooperman

Join us for an informal discussion with Alzheimer's experts, caregivers and elected officials. With featured guests, including: Dr. Nicole Schupf, Professor of Epidemiology at Columbia Medical Center and recipient of the Margaret M. Cahn Research Award; and Dr. Rebecca Edelmayer, Director of Scientific Engagement, Alzheimer's Association. and Stephen D. Ginsberg, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Nathan Kline [...]

By | 2019-03-26T10:18:37-04:00 March 26th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments