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Launch1000 Offers Guidance to New Businesses

The Westchester County Office of Economic Development today announced a new program for county residents who may want to create home-based income streams or launch new businesses or nonprofits. Launch1000 is an innovative, fully remote, self-paced program designed to turn concepts and ideas into business plans and startups. With Launch1000, we hope to [...]

By | 2020-10-22T17:20:13-04:00 October 22nd, 2020|News|0 Comments

RM Friedland Opens New Offices in Harrison 

RM Friedland, the largest privately held commercial real estate brokerage company in Westchester County, Wednesday unveiled its new, office suite in Harrison. As a demonstration of its belief in a resurgence in the office market, RM Friedland has signed a long term lease at this new 8,300 square-foot space at 440 Mamaroneck Avenue [...]

By | 2020-10-22T21:02:06-04:00 October 22nd, 2020|News|0 Comments

MediSprout Reports Record Telemedicine Growth and Expanded Virtual Care Platform Offerings 

MediSprout, a leading telemedicine and virtual care platform company, announced record growth, new client adoption, and new features for its HIPAA-compliant virtual care solution, V2MD.  Founded five years ago by neurologist and interventional spine specialist Dr. Samant Virk, the company saw a 10,587% year-over-year growth for its patient application and a 4,380% increase [...]

By | 2020-10-15T15:58:11-04:00 October 15th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Target Coming to Cross County Center

Marx Realty (OTC: MNPP), a New York-based owner, developer and manager of office, retail and multifamily property across the United States and division of Merchants National Properties, announced that Target and H&M have signed new retail leases at the rebranded Cross County Center (formerly Cross County Shopping Center) in Yonkers, NY. Target signed [...]

By | 2020-10-15T15:55:17-04:00 October 15th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Westchester Putnam Workforce Development Launches Program to Help Small Businesses

The Westchester Putnam Workforce Development Board has received CARES Act funding to assist employers in hiring new staff or bringing back laid off staff through its “EXPERIENCE WORKS” Program. This program provides paid employment to each participant from the agreement activation date until Dec. 30, 2020. The program is designed to provide timely [...]

By | 2020-10-15T15:53:03-04:00 October 15th, 2020|News|0 Comments

WHRMA Conference – Employer Best Practices in a Changing World

Presents a Virtual Conference Theme: Best Practices in a Changing World Date: Tuesday, October 20th 2020        Time: 9:00am – 2:00pm Conference Description Employers and workers are facing many workplace changes – some of which could not have been foreseen or even imaged just a few months ago. Large percentages of the workforce are now working remotely, [...]

By | 2020-10-13T13:01:13-04:00 October 13th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Peekskill Microenterprise Program to Award Grants to City Businesses  

The City of Peekskill Microenterprise Program is made possible through a $200,000 Community Development Block Grant from the New York State Office of Homes and Community Renewal. Through the program, the City of Peekskill is able to award $5,000 to $35,000 grants to private, for-profit businesses, located within the City of Peekskill.  Priority [...]

By | 2020-10-08T17:22:30-04:00 October 8th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Westchester County Seeking Applications for Biosciences Accelerator 

Westchester County Biosciences Accelerator is a competitive entry, 6-month long program designed to provide entrepreneurship education and regional networking to seed-stage ventures preparing to build their teams and secure funds. Innovators with therapeutics, diagnostics, medical devices, research tools, digital health and materials technology breakthroughs are invited to apply. You do not need to have already [...]

By | 2020-10-08T17:23:13-04:00 October 8th, 2020|News|0 Comments