The word is out to site selectors across the nation: Westchester County is a hot new hub that is supporting the changing needs of the healthcare sector! In its latest issue, Business XPansion Journal points to Westchester’s success in providing the right environment for medical and life science companies.
The mood was merry and bright at the Westchester County Association's Young Professionals annual holiday networking party, where over 200 members of the Westchester business community enjoyed festive cocktails, spirited conversation, and the opportunity to make new business connections.
The crowd of all ages and levels of experience mixed for work and play at this YP party—a hallmark of WCA events. The event was held at the Westchester Country Club, and sponsored by Manhattanville College, People's United Bank, and Tompkins Mahopac Bank.
In a rousing keynote address, John Bassett III, the chairman of Vaughan-Bassett Furniture, thrilled the audience of 700 of Westchester's most influential business leaders at the WCA's annual Fall Leadership Dinner. Bassett described how he outfoxed Chinese manufacturers and broke through Washington gridlock to save his factory and the jobs of 700 Vaughan-Bassett employees...
The stories were jaw dropping, eye opening, and inspiring. Five of the most accomplished people in healthcare technology--who all happen to be women--shared their personal stories of how they ascended to the top of their field. Each story was more compelling than the next. Some were CEOs, others researchers and physicians.