News

22
Jul
2021
Over 120 golfers took the Leatherstocking Golf Course at the Otesaga Resort in Cooperstown for the 13th annual Business Council Member Golf Classic. The sold-out event featured an 18 hole Captain and Crew format tournament, with the top team scoring a -13 under par 59. The group consisted of Gregory Corso, Ray Kinley, Andrew Kinley, and Richard Amadon
09
Jul
2021
"One advocacy group recently complained that the state’s Climate Action Council and its advisory committees were “stacked” with industry representatives impairing the CLCPA planning process. Facts are facts. Just two of the 22 CAC members are industry representatives (and just two of eight public members), and the CAC advisory committees have comparable membership, with a limited number of “industry” representatives, including representatives of alternative energy providers and other recognized “green” businesses
08
Jul
2021
[email protected] has released the HERO Act Standards for prevention of airborne infectious disease. All employers must adopt a plan by August. We’ll discuss what you need to do to comply. Our webinar on July 12th, is open to all with a fee for non-members Info:https://t.co/RkWnslvxmc pic.twitter.com/31PrPtwGRs —
06
Jul
2021
In partnership w @NYSLabor, we’re hosting a series of virtual regional meetings across NY to share our Business Workforce Survey results. We invite you to bring your workforce development ideas to these regional meetings! The first one begins 7/8. Info - https://t.co/4g0EzXylZC pic.twitter.com/OsphcZWCPP —
21
Jun
2021
Very excited about the launch of the $40m Green Economy Fund announced today by @hydroquebec. This will directly support #workforce development projects for green jobs from NY’s North Country to NYC, targeting underserved communities. @BusinessNYS https://t.co/72k4BShWXA — Amber Rangel Mooney
16
Jun
2021
The Business Council Announces Dates for Signature Event: 2021 Annual Meeting ‘Back to Business’  Syracuse Basketball Coach Jim Boeheim To Deliver Keynote Address    ALBANY – The Business Council of New York State Inc., announced Wednesday, dates for the 2021 Annual Meeting to be held at The Sagamore Resort on Lake George
15
Jun
2021
“The lifting of restrictions in New York State is a welcome measure for businesses who for 15 months faced unprecedented challenges, said Heather Briccetti President & CEO of The Business Council of New York State Inc. “Today’s announcement should encourage all employers who have been grappling with restrictions and mandates in a post-pandemic economy
15
Jun
2021
This bill creates new mandates on businesses, large and small, struggling to recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.https://t.co/2k1jSLiSjN — The Business Council (@BusinessNYS) June 15, 2021
13
Jun
2021
[email protected] joined forces with @BusinessNYS, @WestchesterBiz, and @westfaironline to survey NY businesses about how they adapted, pivoted, and survived during the COVID-19 pandemic. Take the Poll: https://t.co/LPracgHPBghttps://t.co/6gzAH05A2X — Pace University (@PaceUniversity) June 13, 202
10
Jun
2021
New York State has opened enrollment for the $800 million COVID-19 small business recovery grant program Details here-https://t.co/E57we89gg4 — The Business Council (@BusinessNYS) June 10, 2021