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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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  • Toot, Toot! Transit-Oriented Development Takes Off in White Plains

  • FEB 02, 2015 | 0 COMMENTS

  • New Projects Will Attract Young Professionals to Work.Live.Play! in Westchester

    The Millennials like to walk. They also like to be close to the action. So, a new mixed-use complex in White Plains, offering market rate rental apartments, shopping, and parking—all within walking distance of the White Plains train station—may be just what Millennials are looking for. Construction on the project will begin in March 2015, heralding the revitalization of the city’s downtown district. 

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  • Marissa Brett Honored as New York Business Journal 'Woman of Influence'

  • JAN 23, 2015 | 0 COMMENTS

  • Program Recognizes Women Who Stand Out for their Achievements and Commitment to Community and Mentoring

    Marissa Brett, president of the Westchester County Association, was honored as a New York Business Journal “Woman of Influence” at a luncheon Thursday afternoon in Manhattan. The Journal identified women in the Greater New York City area who have both a successful business career, as well as a strong track record of paying it forward to use their success to help other women. Brett was one of 78 women in the Greater New York City area honored by the New York Business Journal's Women of Influence program, which is part of a national effort by American City Business Journals to identify and celebrate women business leaders and to foster business environments that will create even more successful women in the future. 

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