Monthly Archives: April 2019

Greyston 2019 Gala Honoring Jean Oelwang of Virgin Unite

Join us for a transformational evening on Thursday, May 2, 2019 | 6:30-9:30PM at X2O Xaviers on the Hudson, 71 Water Grant Street, Yonkers, NY with Master of Ceremonies, David Price, NBC Weather Anchor. Festivities will include delightful fare, open bar, interactive experiences, and the presentation of the prestigious Bernie Glassman Trailblazer Award to Jean [...]

By | 2019-04-15T12:34:18-04:00 April 15th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

Dorian Drake Sponsors Corporate 5K Race/Walk on 8/15/2019

The Westchester Corporate Cup 5k Summer Race Series returned to Westchester County in 2019 for two races on Thursday July 18 and August 15. The races are sponsored by Dorian Drake International, PKF O'Connor Davies, Heritage Real Estate Partners, Pearlgreen Corporation, and Eifert French & Ketchum, all local companies with a strong presence in Westchester [...]

By | 2019-04-15T12:33:03-04:00 April 15th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

More than 200 Real Estate Professionals Attend Opportunity Zone Program at Fordham.

On Friday, April 5, the Business Council of Westchester joined the Fordham Real Estate Institute and Westchester County Government to bring together 200 real estate professionals, business owners and local officials to unpack the biggest program to impact commercial real estate in years: Opportunity Zones.  Behind the Headlines - What Opportunity Zones Really Mean for [...]

By | 2019-04-11T17:11:23-04:00 April 11th, 2019|News|0 Comments

NewYork-Presbyterian Opens State-of-the-Art Sports Medicine and Performance Training Facility in Scarsdale.

L to R: Dr. Christopher Ahmad, Marsha Gordon, BCW President and CEO; Michael Fossina, President NYP Lawrence Hospital, Ben Boykin, Chairman of the Westchester County Board of Legislators, Dr. William Levine. NewYork-Presbyterian, in collaboration with physicians from Columbia University Irving Medical Center, has launched a state-of-the-art sports medicine and performance training facility in [...]

By | 2019-04-11T17:01:35-04:00 April 11th, 2019|News|0 Comments

BCW holds first Gas Moratorium Task Force Meeting, Plans for May 10 Energy Conference

  The shock waves emanating from Con Edison’s moratorium on new natural gas customers that took effect for most of Westchester County on March 15 are continuing to be felt. This week, as the county’s only business membership organization focusing on economic development and advocacy, the Business Council of Westchester’s Natural Gas Moratorium Taskforce met [...]

By | 2019-04-12T15:00:03-04:00 April 11th, 2019|News|0 Comments

KeyBank Announces New Executive Appointments in Hudson Valley/Metro New York Market

Joseph Markey and David Lewing promoted to new leadership positions     KeyBank announces the promotion of Hudson Valley/Metro New York executives Joseph F. Markey and David W. Lewing to new leadership roles.  Joseph F. Markey has been promoted from Hudson Valley/Metro NY Market President to Regional Sales Executive for KeyBank’s East Region.  Replacing him [...]

By | 2019-04-11T13:40:00-04:00 April 11th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

Westchester IDA Moves to Give $32.87M in Incentives to Three White Plains Projects

The Westchester County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) has given preliminary approval to $32.87 million in tax breaks for three developers working on projects in downtown White Plains. The financial incentives provide exemptions from paying sales and mortgage recording taxes. The total cost of doing the three projects is estimated at just over $1.2 billion. The [...]

By | 2019-04-04T15:09:00-04:00 April 4th, 2019|News|0 Comments