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States announce that they will coordinate efforts on economic reemergence.

Recognizing that their states have one integrated regional economy, New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy, Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf, Delaware Governor John Carney and Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo earlier today announced the creation of a multi-state council to restore the economy and get people back to work. [...]

By | 2020-04-16T14:30:45-04:00 April 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SBA EIDL Applications 3/26 UPDATE

Here’s the link to the new application page with instructions for uploading documents: https://disasterloan.sba.gov/apply-for-disaster-loan/index.html. IMPORTANT: You may have to clear your browser cache if you receive an error accessing this page. The page has links to all of the relevant forms. Disaster Loan Submission Form Submit your Small Business Disaster Loan Application through this form [...]

By | 2020-03-26T16:28:25-04:00 March 26th, 2020|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

DataKey Leads Design Thinking Program at Manhattanville College

DataKey Consulting, headed by Business Council of Westchester Board Member Ted Miller, held its 9th Annual CEO Summit at the Center for Design Thinking at Manhattanville College on Thursday, November 14. The event, “Moving the Needle with Design Thinking,” drew leaders of small to mid-size businesses in the area. Manhattanville President Michael Geisler welcomed the [...]

By | 2019-11-14T18:00:51-05:00 November 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ENT Allergy Associates Opens New Headquarters in Tarrytown

ENT Allergy Associates recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony to christen its new Tarrytown headquarters at 660 White Plains Road. The move provides new state-of-the-art facilities for the practice’s growing number of physicians and patients. “Acknowledging the inevitable growth of our staff, we have moved our headquarters from its location at 560 White Plains Rd [...]

By | 2019-06-27T18:15:19-04:00 June 27th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Entergy Named Among Top 50 Community-Minded Companies in the Nation

For the fourth consecutive year, Entergy Corporation, a BCW member, has been named a recipient of the Civic 50 award from Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service. Entergy is one of only two utilities recognized by The Civic 50 as one of the top 50 most community-minded companies in the [...]

By | 2019-06-27T16:49:57-04:00 June 27th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|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

Board of African American Men of Westchester to Receive Award

BCW member African American Men of Westchester (AAMW) has been selected to receive the 2019 Outstanding Board award by the Association of Development Officers, Inc. (ADO). AAMW is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization composed of African American males who have distinguished themselves in various professions and have made significant contributions to multiple civic and community-based organizations [...]

By | 2019-02-22T11:36:00-05:00 February 22nd, 2019|Member News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Statement by John Ravitz, Executive Vice President/COO to the NY State Public Service Commission

Good Afternoon. My name is John Ravitz. I am Vice President and COO of the Business Council of Westchester, the only business membership organization whose focus is on economic development and advocacy in Westchester County. I appreciate the opportunity to address the Commission on this urgent matter. With hundreds of millions of dollars in new [...]

By | 2019-02-14T15:10:07-05:00 February 14th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments