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The Business Council of Westchester (BCW) announced the launch of its new "Westchester Innovation Network" initiative, the intention of which is to strengthen Westchester County's position as a center for innovation.
The summit, which will take place Oct. 2, will be an intimate conference focused around community and sharing stories, according to host and career consultant Genevieve Piturro.
“We thought it would be crazy, if not a little irresponsible, to not have it take place this year," says the annual event's founder and executive director Jon Winkel.
"Women represent a mere five percent of Fortune 500 CEOs," said Pastore.
In Westchester, at SUNY Purchase, the department of economics brought the real world of business startups to students in its entrepreneurship courses through a competition based on the popular TV program “Shark Tank.”
Omnikal has teamed with Norwalk Community College to create a scholarship program to encourage African American males to pursue studies in the STEM field.
Philanthropists George and Carol Bauer are funding the new four-story, 8,600-square-foot center, which will house the university’s venture programs.
If Anderson has any serious disappointment in his work to date, it would be the absence of a stronger sense of community support and networking among black-owned businesses and prospective business owners.
Will campaign pledges of financial services deregulation translate into more loans for smaller businesses?
BY MICHAEL GUBERTI Academic institutions teach students how to absorb information about subjects such as mathematics, science, and literature. This learning regimen enables youths to...
Panel focuses on success, rather than challenges of immigrant entrepreneurs.
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