Monthly Archives: May 2019

BCW’s Education Foundation Advocates for Child Care as an Economic and Workforce Development Opportunity

The BCW's Education Foundation in partnership with the Child Care Council of Westchester this week hosted an important forum focusing on the need for safe, reliable and quality child care, highlighting child care as a vital tool for economic and workforce development. In addition to the event’s leading keynote speakers, Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul also [...]

By | 2019-05-31T08:18:40-04:00 May 29th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Westchester County Issues RFP to Supplement the Airport Master Plan

Westchester County on Wednesday announced that the Department of Planning had issued a request for proposals (RFP) to supplement the Westchester County Airport Master Plan and associated environmental impact study. Read the full announcement here. Westchester County Executive George Latimer said: “When we submitted the master plan last summer to the FAA we did so [...]

By | 2019-05-29T17:08:48-04:00 May 29th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

BCW Congratulates Seamus Carey, Named Iona College’s Ninth President Effective July 1

Seamus Carey, Ph.D., a national leader in higher education, who has been vocal on the relevance and importance of a liberal arts education, will become Iona College’s ninth president, beginning July 1, 2019, announced James P. Hynes, chairman of the Board of Trustees of Iona College. Carey will succeed Joseph E. Nyre, Ph.D., Iona’s first [...]

By | 2019-05-29T17:38:49-04:00 May 29th, 2019|News|0 Comments

TMB Announces the Return of Food Truck Fridays

Following a successful launch last fall, Tompkins Mahopac Bank (TMB) is expanding its Food Truck Fridays to Dutchess and Westchester counties this summer. The series of events, featuring free lunch for any member of the community, will commence on June 7 in Putnam Valley and run through the end of September. Over 300 people attended [...]

By | 2019-05-22T15:36:05-04:00 May 22nd, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

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By | 2019-05-22T15:34:25-04:00 May 22nd, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

Star Power Hones Skills of Future Leaders

The Business Council of Westchester this week celebrated the graduation of its StarPower Class of 2019. The StarPower Leadership Program is a professional development program facilitated by Executive Career Transition Coach, Laura Powers, President of Mt. Kisco-based Powers Career Coaching. StarPower consists of five monthly, in-person meetings held at the BCW’s headquarters in Rye Brook. [...]

By | 2019-05-16T20:04:00-04:00 May 16th, 2019|News|0 Comments

The BCW Remembers Joseph M. Pastore

Dr. Joseph M. Pastore, Jr., a resident of Briarcliff Manor for over 40 years and Professor Emeritus in Residence, Lubin School of Business, Pace University, died on May 13, 2019. An active and longtime leader within The Business Council of Westchester, Pastore was a major contributor to the BCW’s Executive Leadership Program along with Pace [...]

By | 2019-05-16T16:26:47-04:00 May 16th, 2019|News|0 Comments