Registration is now underway for “Healthcare Data Analytics,” the pilot course for the WCA’s newly launched Hudson Valley Workforce Academy, created in collaboration with the region’s healthcare, business, and higher education organizations to provide employees with high-value training for jobs in today’s information-based, skills-intensive economy. The Academy ushers in a new era of workforce training, one in which employers have a real say in the curricula.
Economic development is white hot again in Westchester County. As we gear up for the year ahead, we celebrate 12 transformative projects that the WCA has helped to drive behind the scenes in 2014!
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.
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...