July 24 2019
General, News

President’s Message – July, 2019

Activity Snapshot Accelerate Update The following businesses joined our Accelerate capital campaign in the second quarter: The Daily Gazette M3 Placement & Partnership Mechanical Testing Auto/Mate Albany Management Robert C. Parker School Livingston Energy Group NYSEG The Wagoner Firm Veteran Connect Center More than 225 people attended the launch of our Veteran Connect Center (VCC)

July 22 2019
General, R&D

Capital Region Federal Venture Funding up 34% in 2018

The federal government awarded 34 percent more in seed funding to Capital Region startups and other small business in fiscal 2018, according to a Center for Economic Growth (CEG) analysis of data on SBIR.gov. Awards Fifteen firms in the eight-county region received $17 million in Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer

July 22 2019

Capital Region Minority Population Continues to Grow 

Robust growth among minorities over the past five years is accelerating the diversification of the Capital Region’s racial and ethnic makeup, according to a Center for Economic Growth (CEG) analysis of new U.S. Census Bureau estimates.  Minority Growth  In 2018, the Capital Region had an estimated 202,663 minorities (non-white only), up 19 percent from five

June 28 2019

Week in Review: June 24 – June 28, 2019

Stay up-to-date on business and economic development happenings in the Capital Region with the CEG Economic Development Week in Review. Don’t miss out on the developments that are transforming the region by following us on: CEG IN THE NEWS Daily Gazette: Apprenticeship program helps train software developers CEG’s tech awards in Schenectady Thursday  Times Union:

June 27 2019
Education/Training, General

2019 Tech Award Winner Profile: Annmarie Lanesey

CEG’s 2019 Tech Awards will be held on Thursday, June 27 from 4:30 – 7:30pm at Rivers Casino in Schenectady. Join 100s in celebrating our region’s brightest minds, innovators, researchers, technologists and organizations making a difference in our community and beyond by advancing technology across multiple industry sectors that affect our lives. 2019 Technology Trailblazer:

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