“Say Hello to Our New York” 

Check out this video that highlights the arts, culture, natural beauty, and business opportunity available in our region!

Lifestyle. Opportunity. Location.  This short video, produced by The Tech Valley Young Professionals Network (YPN) – an initiative of the Capital Region Chamber – highlights our region’s incredible assets and opportunities.

How We Help You


Community Resources

Personnel and Professional Development

Fusco Personnel, Inc.
Linium Recruiting
Walrath Recruiting

Recreational Resources

Capital District YMCA
Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy 
New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation

We have an extensive list of resources available to provide to our newcomers in a wide variety of categories. Please contact Talent Connect Program Manager Joanne Cornell for specific resources including religious organizations, language services, medical care, child care, and more.


Cultural Transitioning Resources

Talent Connect offers cultural transitioning resources for newly hired international employees to provide assistance in navigating and adjusting to life in the U.S. Our program has become an ongoing key resource for new hires and their families when trying to integrate into the local landscape.  

Relevant Community Links

Chinese Community Center
100 Hispanic Women, Capital District
Indian Resources in the Capital Region
Tricity India Association
Capital Accent – Specializing in accent modification training and business communications
Capital Region Language Center – Providing programs for over 10 languages with classes in various locations throughout the Capital Region
Empire State English – Providing language services to non-native English speakers

Taking one of our professionally guided tours soon? Meet our tour guides!





From left to right: Nancy Carpenter– Albany Tour Guide; Kathy Totten– Saratoga Tour Guide; Peter Keyoskey– Albany, Schenectady, Troy, and Saratoga Tour Guide; Tacy Tunney– Albany Tour Guide

Questions? CEG’s Talent Connect staff is here to help.

Karen S. Wolff SHRM-CP, PHR, Investor Relations & Talent Connect Coordinator
John Giordano, Program Director
Joanne Cornell, Program Manager

Contact Joanne by email or phone: 518.465.8975 x 222





Funding Partners