March 22 2018

6th Annual Girls in STEM Event at TEC-SMART will be held March 24

ALBANY, NEW YORK – The sixth annual Girls in STEM event will be held at Hudson Valley Community College’s TEC-SMART campus in Malta on Saturday, March 24. More than 300 girls in the Capital Region have already registered for this popular event, which has become a favorite annual tradition for many. Girls in STEM is

March 16 2018

CEG Economic Development Week in Review – March 12 – March 16, 2018

  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 Times Union highlights new CEG-MACNY Intermediary Apprenticeship Program Times Union notes CEG/ACE Albany roundtable on

March 15 2018
Education/Training, Employment/Workforce, Manufacturing, News

Apprenticeship program designed to boost manufacturing workforce

Daily Gazette By: John Cropley Schools, economic development agencies collaborate to cut red tape COLONIE — Capital Region manufacturers having trouble finding skilled workers can now get help through a new apprenticeship program. The Center for Economic Growth is partnering with the Manufacturers Association of New York on the initiative to help companies train new

March 14 2018
News, Trade/Transportation

How buses can drive economic development

Times Union By: Eric Anderson Local officials embrace options for getting around When the Capital District Transportation Authority rolled out its Universal Access program, it gave employees and students at 20 major colleges and businesses the option to take any bus, any time, on the transit authority’s route network. The program grew to account for

March 12 2018
News, Software/IT

Saratoga Springs video game company acquired by South Korean studio

Albany Business Review By: Chelsea Diana MadGlory, the Saratoga Springs, New York, video game company, has been acquired by PUBG Corp., a video gaming studio out of Seoul, South Korea. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The Saratoga company, now known as PUBG MadGlory, was created by Brian Corrigan in 2012. Corrigan has made a

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