All Access Healthcare Series
2nd Annual Real Estate Summit
Spring Networking Reception
Fall Leadership Dinner
The healthcare IT jobs market is one of the hottest in the nation, claimed expert panelists who spoke on the “Hot Jobs in Life Sciences & Healthcare” panel, at the Westchester County Association’s Health Tech ’15 conference. They shared advice for breaking into, and developing a career, in healthcare and technology. The audience of over 200 recent graduates, current students, and professionals looking to change careers took careful notes. Just as important as a technical skill set, they emphasized, is having passion about what you do.
“The Westchester County Association applauds Westchester County lawmakers for their unanimous approval of a new public-private partnership with Standard Amusements to operate and enhance Playland Amusement Park in Rye. The private management company’s considerable investment—over $22 million in the next five years—will enhance this historical venue, but more important, will relieve Westchester taxpayers of the losses suffered by the park and serve as a future revenue stream for the county.
The Westchester County Association announced today a “Call for Nominations” for Women in Tech Awards to honor outstanding women in life sciences and technology, and a Westchester high school and college student pursuing a STEM field. The awards will be given out at the Second Annual Women in Tech Awards Luncheon, organized by the WCA, on October 1, 2015, at Tappan Hill Mansion in Tarrytown. Nominations are due by July 10 and may be downloaded from the events section or obtained by contacting The WCA at 914-948-6444 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Westchester County Association announced that registration is open for Customer Satisfaction and Service Excellence, the second in a series of courses offered by the Hudson Valley Workforce Academy. The Academy was created by the WCA to ensure that Westchester employers have the best trained workforce possible and to address the critical need for skilled workers and help fill the 2,500+ jobs presently open in the healthcare, technology, and business sectors here. Customer Satisfaction will begin on Wednesday evening, June 10, at 1133 Westchester Avenue, White Plains in the Lobby Level Board Room, from 5 to 7 pm. Upon successful ”graduation,” participants will receive a certificate of completion.