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UHY Advisors Promotes Brad Cone to Controller ALBANY, NY – March 1, 2021 - UHY Advisors (“UHY”) today announced that Brad Cone has been promoted to Regional Controller. Based in the firm’s Albany, New York office, Cone manages UHY’s Regional Finance and Treasury function for all offices across UHY’s Northeast Region. In the U.S. Cone Represents…
The Arts Center of the Capital Region is happy to announce and welcome our community back to our galleries to view our Winter 2021 exhibitions including work by artist Jamie Rodriguez and the 120˚ Intercollegiate Art Regional student artworks. “Warenfetischismus:” Commodity Fetishism by Jamie Rodriguez | March 5 – April 16, 2021 “Warenfetischismus…
Building on a month of strong results, the Biden-Harris Administration and the U.S. Small Business Administration are taking steps with the Paycheck Protection Program to further promote equitable relief for America’s mom-and-pop businesses.  The latest round of Paycheck Protection Program funding opened one month ago and already the Biden…
Russell Sage College and Capital Region Sponsor-A-Scholar today signed a memorandum of understanding that will help make a college education more accessible for Capital Region students.   Russell Sage College President Christopher Ames, Capital Region Sponsor-a-Scholar Executive Director Laura Marx and Sage student Ronnell Royall Jr., a Sponsor-A-…
Troy Web Consulting, a custom software development company based out of Troy, New York, has announced that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Select Consulting Partner status in the AWS Partner Network (APN). AWS Select Consulting Partners are experts in using AWS services to design, develop, and deliver both web and mobile applications…
Olympic Gold Medalist Abby Wambach will make a virtual appearance at Hudson Valley Community College on Thursday, March 4 under co-sponsorship of the Cultural Affairs Program and Athletics Department. The live event will run from 7 to 8:30 p.m. and include a Q&A session. It is open free to the public with pre-registration at www.hvcc.edu/…
Alaant Workforce Solutions, the leading professional workforce services firm in New York’s Capital Region, today announced that Managing Partner Miriam Dushane has been named to the board of directors of the New York Staffing Association (NYSA). One of the largest affiliated chapters of the American Staffing Association, NYSA is the trade…
The Tri-City ValleyCats will begin their first season as a member of the Frontier League on Thursday, May 27th in Ottawa as part of a two-game set against the Titans. They will start the 2021 campaign with an eight-game road trip north of the border in Canada as Tri-City also visits Atlantic Division opponents Québec and Trois-Rivières. The…
Whitney Young Health has announced the addition of Colleen Surlyn, MD, MPH, as the Associate Medical Director for Adult Medicine and Kenneth Kroopnick, MD as Staff Pediatrician.  Dr. Surlyn completed her Doctorate of Medicine at New York University School of Medicine and her Masters of Public Health from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai…
Hudson Valley Community College recently was designated a Military Friendly® School for 2021. The 2021 Military Friendly Schools® list honors the top colleges, universities and trade schools in the country that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members, veterans and spouses as students and to ensure their success on campus.…
First New York Federal Credit Union will issue four $1,000 scholarships this spring. Applications for the scholarship must be submitted by May 7th, 2021. Applicants must be a member in good standing with First New York Federal Credit Union, a graduating high school senior, plan to attend an accredited two- or four-year college and be active or…
Russell Sage College is accepting applications for its Maureen Stapleton Scholarship. This $2,500 scholarship supports housing on Russell Sage College’s Troy, New York, campus for students majoring in Theatre or Musical Theatre and who plan careers in performance, stage management, technical theatre, scenic design or arts administration.…
New Partnership Links Vital Business Expertise; Allows Local Companies to Access Senior Level Talent without Taking on Significant Salary Overhead Today, an exciting new partnership network was launched, linking vital business services for small and medium sized businesses in a single location. The C Suite Advisors (CSA) is an impressive assembly…
Recognition from ClearlyRated includes Best of Staffing® Client Diamond Award, which honors Alaant’s selection for the 5th consecutive year Fewer than 2% of recruiting firms in the U.S. and Canada receive the awards, which are based entirely on outstanding ratings given by clients and candidates  Albany, NY – Alaant Workforce Solutions, the…
As it finalizes plans for its 50th anniversary celebration, Unity House, the Rensselaer County human services organization that provides a wide range of services to meet the otherwise unmet needs of people who are hurting and struggling, has unveiled its new anniversary logo that celebrates its half century of service.  Unity House’s iconic green…
To celebrate Black History Month (BHM), in addition to several student programs, the College is offering the following public programs and invites you to participate: February 22, 2021   |    6:00-7:00 pm ‘Just Mercy’ virtual discussion inspired by the Bryan Stevenson novel  Special guest speaker Shawn Young from The Bard Prison Initiative will…
On Friday, February 29, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Albany and the United Way of the Greater Capital Region teamed up to provide a free webinar on Facebook live with local tax experts at Greater Capital Region CA$H.  The event was recorded and available to view here: https://fb.watch/3k1gNkxohz/
GyvLink is being used by The Food Pantries for the Capital District to help with the slump in donations that follows the holiday season. WNYT investigated the story, interviewing Devvan Stokes, of Gyvlink, Natasha Pernicka of The Food Pantries, and Angela Warner of the St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry https://wnyt.com/capital-region-comeback/…
UHY Advisors Promotes Brad Cone to Controller ALBANY, NY – March 1, 2021 - UHY Advisors (“UHY”) today announced that Brad Cone has been promoted to Regional Controller. Based in the firm’s Albany, New York office, Cone manages UHY’s Regional Finance and Treasury function for all offices across UHY’s Northeast Region. In the U.S. Cone Represents…
The Arts Center of the Capital Region is happy to announce and welcome our community back to our galleries to view our Winter 2021 exhibitions including work by artist Jamie Rodriguez and the 120˚ Intercollegiate Art Regional student artworks. “Warenfetischismus:” Commodity Fetishism by Jamie Rodriguez | March 5 – April 16, 2021 “Warenfetischismus…
Mar
02
Re-evalutating your business for pivoting opportunities has become critical since the COVID-19 era began. During this webinar, we will introduce you to…
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Mar
11
Join our highly anticipated annual “Meet the Mayors” virtual panel discussion. The forum provides Chamber members a first-hand opportunity to learn…
9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Mar
25
Designed for Chamber members looking to maximize their investment by getting engaged and connected with the business community. Whether you’re a new or…
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. EST