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  • WCA Honors Pioneering Women in Technology at Inaugural Awards Luncheon

  • OCT 23, 2014 | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | 0 COMMENTS

  • Hear from Westchester's Top Female Innovators on November 19

    Women are half the population, but only hold a small fraction of the top jobs in tech and science. In Westchester County, it's different. The glass ceiling has been shattered and science and technology has been advanced significantly by this year's honorees at the Westchester County Association's first-ever "Women in Tech" Awards Luncheon, hosted by Manoush Zomorodi, host of "New Tech City" on 93.9 WNYC New York Public Radio. 


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  • WCA to Honor Four Visionaries at Fall Leadership Dinner

  • OCT 23, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS

  • Keynoter John Bassett to Address Staying Competitive in the Global Economy

    The Westchester County Association's signature event, the annual Fall Leadership Dinner, will cap off the celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week. This year, four individuals will be honored for their exceptional achievements in their respective industries, and for having a positive impact on the Westchester business community, and the regional economy. The keynote speaker, John D. Bassett, III, chairman of Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Company and subject of the New York Times bestseller, “Factory Man,” written by Beth Macy, will offer his five principals of competing successfully in a global economy...


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  • How Can Big Data Help You Make Better Business Decisions?

  • OCT 22, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS

  • Join the WCA for a Twitter Chat on November 18!

    Business leaders today need to know how to harness data in order to gain insights about their business, engage their customers, and make better decisions for the future. The Westchester County Association will present a Twitter Chat Nov. 18, led by John Lucker, Deloitte’s Global Advanced Analytics & Modeling Market Leader, designed to give businesses in Westchester and beyond a leg up on how to best use data to inform a company’s next steps and strategic plans...

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  • WCA Launches the 'Year of Innovation' with Global Entrepreneurship Week, Nov. 17-21

  • OCT 21, 2014

  • Special Programs Include Twitter Chat, Women in Tech Awards Luncheon, Startup Pitch Contest, and Signature Annual Leadership Dinner

    The Westchester County Association today released the details of the “Year of Innovation” in Westchester, a series of exciting programs, designed by the BLUEPRINT for Westchester, to celebrate the innovators, job creators, entrepreneurs, and visionaries who are moving Westchester forward. 

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  • Recruit Westchester Attracts over 1,500 Job Seekers

  • OCT 17, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS

  • WCA’s Collaborative Job and Internship Fair Showcases Educated Workforce, Growing Economy

    For businesses looking to start or grow in Westchester, access to a highly educated workforce with diverse skill sets is critical. Providing that access is exactly what the Westchester County Association had in mind three years ago when the organization signed a historic agreement with the county’s 15 colleges and universities that launched Recruit Westchester, the WCA’s annual collaborative job and internship fair. Since its inception in 2012, almost 5,000 job seekers have connected with nearly 200 local employers at the fair, designed to streamline the job application process and retain talent in Westchester... 

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