Economic Development

  • Entrepreneurs: Present Your Bright Idea at the WCA's Second $10K Pitch Night

  • OCT 24, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS

  • Winning Company Also Receives Acceptance into BLUEPRINT Accelerator Network

    Calling all entrepreneurs! Apply now for Westchester County Association's second pitch night contest, and the opportunity to win a $10,000 cash, plus a coveted spot in the WCA's BLUEPRINT Accelerator Network, which offers free commercial space, complimentary professional services, mentors, and access to seed financing for early-stage companies committed to locating in Westchester County, the new health tech hub of the Northeast. 

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  • WCA Honors Pioneering Women in Technlogy at Inaugural Awards Luncheon


  • 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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  • Hear Why Big Data is About Making 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, 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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  • 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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  • Foreign Trade Commissioners Discover Global Investment Opportunities in Westchester

  • OCT 09, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS

  • The WCA Shines an International Spotlight on Westchester County’s Assets

    All eyes are on Westchester County as a place for international companies to start and grow business, which is why 40 foreign trade commissioners gathered at the WCA’s International Showcase, held at Morgan Stanley, to find out about the county’s excellent opportunities for foreign investment and partnership. The showcase was organized by the WCA’s BLUEPRINT for Westchester, an aggressive campaign driven by the private sector to spur economic vitality in Westchester. 

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