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  • Cyber Security Alert: Can Your Business Survive a Cyber Attack?

  • MAR 16, 2015 | BIZ TIPS | 0 COMMENTS

  • Find out what you can do to prevent attacks and what you should do if you've been hit -- Come to the March 19th* Business Intel Breakfast

    If you think building firewalls is enough to protect business data, financial information, and intellectual property from cyber attacks, think again. The fact is, cyber attacks are more sophisticated and more frequent than ever. Cyber-goons want access to your data, financial information, research, business plans, and more, and they’re becoming more and more proficient at it. So, now more than ever, it is vital to find out how to protect yourself and your business. To update you on the latest methods used by cyber thugs, and to help you mitigate your...

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  • HealthTech'15: Fueling Innovation in Westchester

    • May 18, 2015, May 18th - May 19th
    • DoubleTree Hotel Tarrytown
    • 455 S Broadway
    • Tarrytown, NY 10591

    Tickets are still available at the door. 

    Any other inquires, please call The WCA at (914) 948-6444 by 11 am on Monday, May 18, 2015.

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  • An Unprecedented Opportunity for Healthcare Entrepreneurs: A Chance to Pitch New Products to CMOs and Other High-Level Decision Makers at Health Tech ‘15

  • FEB 24, 2015 | 0 COMMENTS

  • At ‘Face Time for Entrepreneurs’ on May 19, a Panel of Hospital CMOs, Chief Biotech Scientists, and Major Health Tech Purchasers Will Tell You If There’s a Market for Your Product—and Maybe You’ll Make a Sale!

    One of the biggest hurdles for entrepreneurs is getting new innovative products before people who can actually decide whether or not to buy them. Now health tech entrepreneurs, developers, and startups can get some “Face Time” with real decision makers at the first-ever “Face Time for Entrepreneurs” pitch session, which will take place May 19 at Health Tech ’15, the Westchester County Association (WCA)-sponsored conference that reflects Westchester County’s status as a growing hub of health and technology-related innovation in New York and nationwide. (Application available here.)

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  • WCA Draws Big Crowd for Winter Networking

  • FEB 13, 2015 | 0 COMMENTS

  • Fantastic Networking, Cocktails and Conversation at Whitby Castle

    Over 150 WCA members and friends turned out for the Westchester County Association's Quarterly Networking Reception and a powerful night of networking. Held at the Whitby Castle at Rye Golf Club, the event venue was sponsored by Manhattanville College. The NYS Society of CPAs - Westchester Chapter, Westchester County Bar Association, and Westchester Women's Bar Association served as promotional sponsors. 

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  • BLUEPRINT Accelerator Network Graduates First Company

  • FEB 10, 2015 | 0 COMMENTS

  • PlanGuru Enjoys Solid Growth with Help of WCA Accelerator to Spark Innovation Economy in Westchester

    Graduation Ceremony Held at 2015 Kickoff Meeting of Accelerate Westchester, WCA’s Entrepreneurial Networking Group
    At a special celebration Thursday evening, the Westchester County Association (WCA) feted PlanGuru, the first graduate of its BLUEPRINT Accelerator Network, and the business leaders who partner with the WCA to provide benefits to Accelerator network member companies. The Accelerator is a key component of the WCA’s BLUEPRINT for Westchester initiative to spark an Innovation Economy in Westchester. The Accelerator now includes over a dozen early stage companies and offers members access to private office space—rent-free for the first year—complimentary professional services, and access to financing and mentoring. Accelerator companies commit to remaining in Westchester for at least five years after their “graduation.”

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