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Annual meeting at Fab 8 on Oct. 23

Times Union Larry Rulison The Center for Economic Growth in Albany will hold its 2014 annual meeting on Oct. 23 at the GlobalFoundries Fab 8 computer chip factory. The keynote speaker for the event will be Thomas Caulfield, Fab 8′s general manager. The CEG annual meeting is typically the biggest local business gathering of the year.

Venturing record gains

Times Union by Larry Rulison Early-stage firms, start-ups bring ideas, capital to upstate Venture capital is once again flowing into upstate New York. Although the total amount of money coming to early-stage companies and start-ups isn’t anywhere near the levels of 2000 — or even those reached just before the 2008 recession — the number of […]

Does the Northway need another exit?

Times Union by Eric Anderson Will Northway Exit 11A be built? Will local roads be expanded? Might alternatives to commuting by car be needed? These are some of the questions a $500,000 study of traffic in Saratoga County, funded by National Grid, Saratoga County, the Towns of Malta and Stillwater, the Saratoga County Industrial Development […]

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Venture Bplan Series

Venture Bplan is designed for entrepreneurs to gain visibility in front of the region’s investors and the early stage business community. The forum is a great place for newly formed start-up companies to make their first public appearance. Two businesses are selected monthly to present in front of a panel of investors, entrepreneurs, business leaders […]

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