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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Friday, June 23, 2017
The search is on for the top businesses, business leaders and organizations in Ulster County as preparations are now underway for the 2017 Ulster County Business Recognition Awards Dinner. The event will be held October 26th at Diamond Mills Hotel & Tavern in Saugerties and is a joint program of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Ulster County Economic Development ...read more
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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
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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
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