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Jeffrey Lawrence, VP at Center for Economic Growth, remembered as mentor

Albany Business Review By Tom Caprood Jeffrey Lawrence was known as a mentor for entrepreneurs and business leaders across the upstate New York region, and is being remembered as a behind-the-scenes player at the Center for Economic Growth in Albany. Lawrence, who served as executive vice president for CEG and worked with the organization for […]

Jeffrey Lawrence, longtime mentor to Albany businesses, passes away

The Times Union By Larry Rulison Jeffrey Lawrence, a tireless and ubiquitous executive who worked for the Center for Economic Growth in Albany for more than 20 years, passed away over the weekend. Lawrence, who was second-in-command at CEG as the executive vice president, was 58 and lived on Glass Lake in Rensselaer County. He leaves […]

Jeffrey Lawrence, mentor to Capital Region businesses, dies

The Times Union By Larry Rulison Albany – Jeffrey Lawrence, a top executive at the Center for Economic Growth and one of the Capital Region’s most respected manufacturing and technology experts, died unexpectedly over the weekend. He was 58. Lawrence, a graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, lived on Glass Lake in the town of […]

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The “Unspoken Rules” of Chinese Business

Time: 7:30 – 9 a.m. Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber office, 5 Computer Drive South, Albany Successful businesses in China is easier said than done. The Socialist Market Economy has distinctive cultural practices and etiquette expectations which must be met.  By following the “unspoken rules,” an American businessperson can establish relationships that will make business in China […]

Manufacturing Leadership Training for Spring 2015

  Dates: Every Tuesday from April 28th, 2015 to June 23rd, 2015 From 8:00 am to Noon (8 Sessions) Offers Training in Supervisory Skills and Strategies to help lead employees **Please request a flyer for more details** Prices: For ALL CEG/CEN Members: $895 Per Person Early Bird for Program; 5% Per Person for 3 or […]

SEMI Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference

Location: Saratoga Springs, New York Dates Held: May 3- 6, 2015  ** This is the fifth year in a row the conference is being held in Saratoga Springs, and NY Loves Nanotech will sponsor the Reception/Poster Session** The SEMI Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference provides a venue for industry professionals to NETWORK, LEARN, and SHARE KNOWLEDGE […]

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