October 22 2020
General, News

Katie Newcombe Selected as CEG’s Chief Economic Development Officer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALBANY, NEW YORK – The Center for Economic Growth (CEG) is pleased to announce that Katie Newcombe has been named its new Chief Economic Development Officer. She comes to CEG with more than a decade of experience in economic development, spanning multiple states and public, private and

October 21 2020
Clean Technology, Manufacturing, News

Offshore Wind Developers Submit Proposals to Advance NY’s National-Leading Clean Energy Goals

Capital Region is poised to play important manufacturing role for OSW components ALBANY NEW YORK – Yesterday, in response to NYSERDA’s second solicitation for 2,500 megawatts of offshore wind (OSW), several international offshore wind developers submitted proposals that promise to leverage the Capital Region’s infrastructure and manufacturing capabilities to support

October 16 2020
News

Week in Review: October 12 – October 16, 2020

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: With many in Capital Region still working remotely, future

October 13 2020
Economic Analysis, Employment/Workforce, General

The Capital Region is the Nation’s 4th Leading Destination for Relocating NYC Workers

ALBANY, NEW YORK – New U.S. Census Bureau data reveals the Albany-Schenectady-Troy metropolitan statistical area (MSA) is the nation’s fourth biggest attractor of greater New York City metro area workers who relocate for jobs, according to a Center for Economic Growth (CEG) analysis of U.S. Census Bureau Job-to-Job Flows Explorer

October 13 2020
Advanced Materials, Nanotechnology, News, R&D

NY Capital Region Inventors Listed on 1,400+ Semiconductor Device Patents in 2019 – up 8%

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE More Semiconductor Innovation attributable to Capital Region than Any State except CA ALBANY, NEW YORK – As the semiconductor industry rallies to increase domestic chip production, Capital Region inventors are driving even more innovation to support that re-shoring movement. In 2019, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

October 9 2020
News

Week in Review: October 5 – October 9, 2020

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 Albany Business Review: Capital Region Chamber, CEG approve affiliation WAMC: Morning

October 8 2020
News

Economic Development Month in Review: September, 2020

For the Top Economic Development News of the Month, CEG selects news articles about projects or developments that promise to improve and/or transform the Capital Region’s economy, particularly those that related to manufacturing and initiatives outlined in, Capital 20.20, a five-year, multi-pronged plan for bringing economic prosperity to the entire

October 2 2020
News

Week in Review: September 28 – October 1, 2020

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: REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT NEWS Researchers at SUNY Poly and Wadsworth Center develop rapid test for

October 2 2020
Employment/Workforce, Manufacturing

MFG Day 2020: Capital Region Metros Lead NYS in Manufacturing Minority Worker Growth

The manufacturing sectors of the Capital Region’s major metropolitan areas are growing their ranks of minority workers more rapidly than those of other metros in the state. As a result of this growth, the Albany-Schenectady-Troy metropolitan statistical area (MSA) has gone from having the state’s fourth most racially diverse manufacturing

September 25 2020
News

Week in Review: September 21 – September 25, 2020

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: REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT NEWS Albany Med receives NIH grant to study atherosclerosis “Researchers at Albany

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