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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
The Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce and Ulster County Economic Development Alliance have announced the winners of their 14th annual Business Recognition Awards. Chamber President Ward Todd said the awards annually recognize Ulster County business leaders, businesses and organizations that are leaders in their sectors, have achieved outstanding results, or shown dedication and ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Thursday, August 09, 2018
Recognition for Top-Notch Business Practices and Achievements Tighe & Bond has been named a 2018 Circle of Excellence member by PSMJ Resources, Inc. (PSMJ) for the firm’s achievements in areas such as profitability, overhead management, cash flow, productivity, business development, and staff growth. Circle of Excellence members represent the top 20 percent of all participants in PSMJ’s annual A/E ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, August 07, 2018
The Chazen Companies is pleased to announce the addition of two new employees to its Poughkeepsie office.  Amanda Vescovi has joined Chazens Natural Resources group as an Assistant Environmental Scientist. She provides wetland delineation, permitting and threatened and endangered species services. Vescovi received her bachelor’s degree in Wildlife Management from SUNY Cobleskill in 2015. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, August 01, 2018
Nostrand Productions, a digital film and video production company based out of Kingston, NY, is pleased to share that it has won its 5th Telly Award.  The award is for their film "Destined To Fly," a documentary film about Cole Palen's Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome. The trailer for the film can be viewed at the bottom of this Nostrand Production's shop page: https://nostrandproductions.com/shop At ...read more
Categories: Member News
Monday, July 30, 2018
Chazen Engineering Consultants is pleased to announce the addition of two new employees to its Nashville office.  Joshua B. Cotton, P.E. has joined the Land Development group as a Senior Project Engineer. A resident of Franklin, he received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Ohio State University in Columbus, OH. Previously, Cotton was a senior project engineer with OHM Advisors in Nashville. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
The Chazen Companies is pleased to announce the addition of three new employees to its Poughkeepsie office.  Ann Sandford has joined Chazen’s Accounting team as an Accounting Associate. Sandford is a resident of Clinton Corner’s and earned her B.B.A in Accounting from Siena College. She previously worked for Vassar College and Pine Plains Central School District.  Dan Panko has joined Chazen’s ...read more
Categories: Member News
Monday, July 02, 2018
During the New York Chapter of The Wildlife Society’s annual meeting, David W. MacDougall, CWB®, Senior Natural Resources Scientist, The Chazen Companies, received the Outstanding Professional award.  MacDougall is a Certified Wildlife Biologist and is experienced in threatened and endangered plant and animal surveys, habitat assessments, wetland delineations and permitting. He has conducted ...read more
Categories: Member News
Tuesday, June 05, 2018
Health Quest affiliate The Heart Center recently added three cardiologists who will see patients at 33 Grand St. and provide an array of cardiac services. Dr. Gary Cohen, Dr. Dineshkant Parikh and Dr. Paul Reiter are board certified and specialize in general cardiology. They will provide diagnosis and treatment of heart disease. Diagnostic tests such as cardiac ultrasound, nuclear imaging and ...read more
Categories: Member News
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
At the firm’s annual stockholder’s meeting in April, Tighe & Bond announced the promotion of Principal Planner Tracy Adamski, AICP to Vice President. Adamski, who joined Tighe & Bond in 2001, is an American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) professional with 24 years of experience. She provides the firm’s clients with a broad range of planning expertise in regulatory compliance, ...read more
Categories: Member News
Monday, May 21, 2018
The search is on for the top businesses, business leaders and organizations in Ulster County as preparations are now underway for the 2018 Ulster County Business Recognition Awards Celebration. The Recognition Awards Celebration is a joint program of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Ulster County Economic Development Alliance.  Nominations are now being accepted until August ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Tuesday, May 08, 2018
Tighe & Bond, one of the leading full-service engineering and environmental consulting firms in the northeastern United States, climbed 19 spots this year to No. 241 on Engineering News Record’s (ENR) 2018 Top 500 Design Firmsranking.In the past two years, Tighe & Bond climbed 34 spots as the firm continues to grow its regional market. ENR ranks its list of top 500 design firms nationally based on ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, May 08, 2018
Former U.S. Rep. Chris Gibson has been a busy man since leaving Congress last year, but he will find time to address the next breakfast meeting of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce May 30 in Kingston. The breakfast, sponsored by Begnal Motors, is scheduled for 7:30-9 a.m. at the Best Western Plus in Kingston.  Gibson is currently the Stanley Kaplan Distinguished Visiting Professor of ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Monday, April 09, 2018
The Chamber’s April 24, 2018 breakfast meeting will feature three experts in the field of digital marketing on the topic, “How to Promote Your Business in a Digital Marketing Economy.” It will be held from 7:30-9:00 a.m. at the Best Western Plus in Kingston. The breakfast sponsor is the Mid-Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union (MHV).  The speakers will be Katy Dwyer, of the Kingston-based branding ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Friday, March 09, 2018
Annual Peter B. Mathews Honorary Irish Person of the Year Breakfast will be held this year on Friday, March 16th, at the Best Western Plus, 503 Washington Ave., Kingston, starting at 7:00am. It is a light-hearted and beloved Kingston tradition, and those selected as the Honorary Irish Person of the Year have gone down in history as men and women who stand apart from the crowd. The list of ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Friday, March 09, 2018
Ulster County business leaders joined State Senator George Amedore and a representative of Assemblyman Kevin Cahill to oppose efforts by Governor Cuomo to institute a 14% tax hike on private health insurers that would raise the cost of health insurance on individuals and businesses in New York State by more than $140 million. At a news conference at the Seven21 Media Center in Kingston on ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Thursday, February 15, 2018
H&V Collision Center, the largest family owned and operated repair company in the Capital District, announced that they are now Audi Ultra certified. H&V is the only collision repair facility in upstate New York to become an Audi Ultra authorized collision repair facility for Audi’s collision repair program. There are currently only 10 other shops in the entire state to earn the Audi designation, ...read more
Categories: Member News
Friday, February 09, 2018
Ulster County Executive Michael Hein will discuss county property taxes and much more when he appears at the monthly breakfast meeting of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce on Feb. 22. The breakfast, scheduled for 7:30-9 a.m. at the Best Western Plus in Kingston, is sponsored by Villa Veritas Foundation Inc. Under the recently adopted 2018 county budget, the property tax levy—or the ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Monday, January 29, 2018
Funds Will Provide Support for Artists Displaced by Natural Disasters Woodstock, NY: The Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild is pleased to announce it has received a $45,000 grant from The Pollock-Krasner Foundation for the support of artists displaced by 2017 natural disasters in areas such as Texas, Florida, California, Puerto Rico, and Mexico. The award will enable Byrdcliffe to provide meaningful ...read more
Categories: Member News
Wednesday, January 03, 2018
The Hudson River Maritime Museum has been awarded the 2017 Boaters' Choice award, given to the top two percent of marinas in the nation. Selected out 8,000 participants, HRMM was one of 152 marinas in the country to win the annual award. The Boaters’ Choice Award is given to marinas that receive an average of four-star reviews given by boating customers. In 2017, the Museum welcomed approximately ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, December 05, 2017
Central Hudson President Michael Mosher will update business leaders on the latest developments regarding energy issues that could impact them at the upcoming Holiday Breakfast Meeting of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce. Chamber members and the community at large are invited to attend the event, which will include the singing of Holiday Carols by members of the Phoenicia Festival of ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Friday, November 03, 2017
Ulster County Board of Realtors President Harris Safier and Hudson Valley Catskill Region Multiple Listing Service (MLS) President Tim Sweeney will address the Ulster Chamber’s next Breakfast Meeting, scheduled for 7:30-9 a.m. Nov. 14 at the Best Western Plus in Kingston. “We’re going to speak about the outlook for the real estate market and what’s gone on over the last couple of years in Ulster ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
The Hudson Valley Startup Fund will be featured at the next monthly breakfast meeting of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce. Founders Johnny LeHane and Tony DiMarco will address the Chamber’s breakfast meeting at the Best Western Plus in Kingston, Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 7:30 – 9:00am. The event is sponsored by Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union. The HV Startup Fund can help ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Friday, September 08, 2017
Kingston Mayor Steve Noble will be addressing the Ulster Chamber’s next breakfast meeting on Sept. 27. The breakfast is scheduled for 7:30-9 a.m. at The Chateau, 240 Boulevard in Kingston. Health Quest is the sponsor. The Mayor will bring business leaders up to date on a number of initiatives including the construction of a new parking garage in Uptown Kingston. The Mayor recently announced that ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Monday, March 28, 2016
The Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce has announced plans to take a limited number of Hudson Valley residents on an exploratory trip to Cuba in the fall of 2016. Local travelers will have the opportunity to experience the ‘real’ Cuba before mass tourism changes the island forever. Be among the select few American travelers in five decades to visit Cuba. Included in the trip will be the ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Monday, March 28, 2016
The Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce recently surveyed its membership on the proposed New York State increase in the Minimum Wage to $15 an hour. The results showed that while nearly third-quarters of chamber members (72%) favored an increase in the Minimum Wage, close to two-thirds (64%) were opposed to raising the Minimum Wage to $15 an hour, which would amount to an increase of 67%. ...read more
Categories: Chamber News