Economic Development

  • Got the Next Big Idea for a New Company? Pitch it to the Pros for a $10,000 Cash Grant!

  • APR 08, 2014 | BIZ TIPS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT, YOUNG PROFESSIONALS | 0 COMMENTS

  • Winner of Pitch Contest Also Secures Spot in BLUEPRINT Business Accelerator

    Here’s an important message to entrepreneurs frustrated by the lack of affordable lab and office space in Silicon Valley, Silicon Alley, and Williamsburg: Look north to the land of opportunity just across the New York City border: Westchester County. Westchester is cultivating a vibrant innovation economy fueled by global companies such as Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and IBM, a thriving network of small businesses, and a growing number of entrepreneurial ventures that call Westchester home. A medtech incubator, business accelerator network, and networking group for entrepreneurs are supporting the next generation of innovators, too. To call attention to all that Westchester has to offer entrepreneurial growth companies and health tech startups, the Westchester County Association and its economic development arm, The BLUEPRINT for Westchester, has organized HealthTech ’14: Fueling Innovation in Westchester, a groundbreaking two-day conference with content and a pitch contest for entrepreneurs and early-stage companies ready to take root in Westchester...

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