Monthly Archives: September 2020

Cross County Looking for Vendors for Holiday Fair

Cross County Center is gearing up for the holidays!  To help create a socially distant and safe holiday shopping experience for all, the iconic outdoor mall will host an outdoor holiday market November 27-December 24th. An open call for vendors is happening now through October 16.  Crafters, artists, boutique or small shop owners, [...]

By | 2020-09-24T12:52:31-04:00 September 24th, 2020|News|0 Comments

A tale of unity in the pandemic: Bronxville goes above and beyond for merchants

The Village of Bronxville and its Chamber of Commerce and a group of concerned residents came together during the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic with immediate and long-term initiatives that helped businesses in Bronxville not only survive the pandemic, but thrive. ”We hope other communities can take away something inspiring and helpful [...]

By | 2020-09-24T11:51:39-04:00 September 24th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Prominent Broker Chris O’Callaghan Joins RM Friedland

At a time when the office market is retrenching, RM Friedland, the largest privately held commercial real estate brokerage company in Westchester County, is emphatically stating that it believes the office market will rebound with the announcement today that Chris O’Callaghan, one of Westchester’s most prominent commercial brokers, has joined the company to lead [...]

By | 2020-09-24T16:28:20-04:00 September 24th, 2020|News|0 Comments

MediSprout a tech startup focused on connecting patients and doctors for virtual visits is among medical apps experiencing success during pandemic.

Downloads of U.S. Telemedicine apps from leading telehealth companies have reported dramatic increases in demand for their services in the US since the COVID-19 pandemic began, according to GlobalData, a leading data, and analytics company. Some of the biggest benefiters have been the Synzi Virtual Care app for physicians, which saw a whole 1,600% increase in downloads YoY, [...]

By | 2020-09-17T15:58:45-04:00 September 17th, 2020|News|0 Comments

BCW Joins Westchester County for Launch of Grant Program for Businesses

Westchester County Executive George Latimer today announced a $10 million funding initiative to support small businesses and nonprofits facing challenges due to COVID-19. Westchester County Business FIRST: Financial Investments for Recovery and a Sustainable Tomorrow is a new grant program designed to offer immediate financial relief to organizations in Westchester County that have [...]

By | 2020-09-17T15:56:28-04:00 September 17th, 2020|News|0 Comments

BCW joins forces with Top Business Organizations to Appeal to President Trump for Funding

Click to view PDF of letter » The Business Council of Westchester, the Long Island Association and the Partnership for New York City sent the following letter urging President Donald Trump to secure funding for public transit and local governments that are essential to the economic recovery of the country’s largest metropolitan [...]

By | 2020-09-17T20:20:51-04:00 September 17th, 2020|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Westchester County Business FIRST

What is Westchester County Business FIRST? Westchester County Business FIRST is a new grant program administered through the Westchester County Office of Economic Development to offer immediate financial relief to small businesses and nonprofits in Westchester County that have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.   Why are you offering this program? As “The [...]

By | 2020-09-16T14:52:33-04:00 September 16th, 2020|News|0 Comments

A Message from Marsha Gordon

Dear Member, The health of our regional economy is dependent on assistance from the federal government as we work to recover from the ravages of COVID-19. That is why the Business Council of Westchester has joined forces with the Partnership for New York City and the Long Island Association to appeal to President Trump to [...]

By | 2020-09-14T14:37:02-04:00 September 14th, 2020|News|0 Comments