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22 05, 2020

COVID Response Webinar Series Pt. 7

2021-02-15T12:42:36-05:00May 22nd, 2020|OC Business|Comments Off on COVID Response Webinar Series Pt. 7

This webinar will bring together private sector industry experts and others to discuss action-oriented steps you can take to face the challenges presented by the Corona Virus and succeed into the future. The flyer has been attached for reference. Thursday, May 28, 2020 10-11:30 AM  **Free to attend Attendees can register for the webinar here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/6837312364191774736 If you have questions or need more information about this webinar, please reach out to us at business@ocnyida.com or by phone at 845-234-4192. Learn more about Orange County, NY COVID-19 business support, or watch previous webinars: https://www.ocnyida.com/covid-19/  

18 05, 2020

COVID Business Response Webinar Series Pt. 6

2021-02-15T12:36:50-05:00May 18th, 2020|OC Business|Comments Off on COVID Business Response Webinar Series Pt. 6

This webinar will bring together private sector industry experts and others to discuss action-oriented steps you can take to face the challenges presented by the Corona Virus and succeed into the future. The flyer has been attached for reference. Thursday, May 21, 2020 10-11:30 AM  **Free to attend Attendees can register for the webinar here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/6837312364191774736 If you have questions or need more information about this webinar, please reach out to us at business@ocnyida.com or by phone at 845-234-4192. Learn more about Orange County, NY COVID-19 business support, or watch previous webinars: https://www.ocnyida.com/covid-19/  

11 05, 2020

COVID Business Response Webinar Series Pt. 5

2021-02-15T12:33:39-05:00May 11th, 2020|OC Business|Comments Off on COVID Business Response Webinar Series Pt. 5

This webinar will bring together private sector industry experts and others to discuss action-oriented steps you can take to face the challenges presented by the Corona Virus and succeed into the future. The flyer(s) have been attached for reference. Thursday, May 14, 2020 10-11:30 AM   **Free to attend Attendees can register for the webinar here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/6837312364191774736 If you have questions or need more information about this webinar, please reach out to us at business@ocnyida.com or by phone at 845-234-4192. Learn more about Orange County, NY COVID-19 business support, or watch previous webinars: https://www.ocnyida.com/covid-19/  

21 04, 2020

Adapting Your Business for Corona Virus and Beyond Webinar

2021-02-15T12:31:52-05:00April 21st, 2020|OC Business|Comments Off on Adapting Your Business for Corona Virus and Beyond Webinar

April 23 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am This webinar will bring together private sector industry experts and others to discuss action-oriented steps you can take to face the challenges presented by the Corona Virus and succeed into the future. The flyer(s) have been attached for reference. Thursday, April 23, 2020 9-10:30 AM **Free to attend Attendees can register for the webinar here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/6837312364191774736 or https://www.eventbrite.com/e/adapting-your-business-for-corona-virus-and-beyond-tickets-103166094566 If you have questions or need more information about this webinar, please reach out to us at business@ocnyida.com or by phone at 845-234-4192. Learn more about Orange County, NY COVID-19 business support, or watch previous webinars: https://www.ocnyida.com/covid-19/

1 04, 2020

Free Webinar for Businesses Affected by COVID-19

2021-02-15T12:46:06-05:00April 1st, 2020|OC Business|Comments Off on Free Webinar for Businesses Affected by COVID-19

ORANGE COUNTY INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY TO HOST FREE WEBINAR THURSDAY TO HELP LOCAL BUSINESSES AFFECTED BY COVID-19 UNDERSTAND AND UTILIZE FEDERAL STIMULUS PACKAGE The Orange County Industrial Development Agency (OCIDA) will host a free webinar with federal experts on Thursday, April 2nd at 4PM to help Orange County, NY based businesses affected by COVID-19 understand and utilize the recently passed federal stimulus package, CARES ACT. The webinar will explain the federal resources available to help local small businesses affected by COVID-19 and how they can apply for and utilize those resources to support their businesses. Questions for webinar leaders can be submitted during the webinar. Those not responded to immediately will be addressed after the event. To join Read More

26 02, 2020

Artificial intelligence hub planned for Orange County

2021-01-05T11:44:09-05:00February 26th, 2020|OC Business|Comments Off on Artificial intelligence hub planned for Orange County

Artificial intelligence hub planned for Orange County By Daniel Axelrod Times Herald-Record Posted Feb 24, 2020 at 6:53 PM HIGHLAND FALLS – A local economic development agency has big ambitions to lure researchers and companies to the Village of Highland Falls to study artificial intelligence. Last week, the leaders of the Orange County Industrial Development Agency’s Accelerator program, which incubates new businesses and speeds up the growth of fledgling firms, said they’ll soon pick a village property for an artificial intelligence-themed branch. Accelerator leaders also have been pitching West Point’s AI researchers to collaborate with the incubator. And Accelerator leaders hope their AI cluster entices military contractors and AI firms not in the incubator Read More

22 01, 2020

Villasuso named CEO of Orange County IDA

2020-05-05T15:13:32-04:00January 22nd, 2020|OC Business|Comments Off on Villasuso named CEO of Orange County IDA

Villasuso named CEO of Orange County IDA January 13, 2020 NEW WINDSOR – Laurie Villasuso, until now the chief operating officer of the Accelerator Powered by the Orange County Industrial Development Agency, has been named chief executive officer of the IDA and Accelerator. Villasuso credited the successful operation of the agency to its leadership starting with the board of directors.  “This board is committed to making sure that we bring the best jobs to Orange County, and now especially in the last few years, we have really committed to transparency, and oversight and compliance, and in addition to doing the job that we need to do in terms of attracting and expanding businesses, we are also Read More

22 01, 2020

The year in review – Warwick.

2020-05-05T15:29:58-04:00January 22nd, 2020|OC Business|Comments Off on The year in review – Warwick.

The year in review Warwick. While 2019 was certainly filled with major national and International events, Warwick also had its share of important stories ROGER GAVAN / TOWN OF WARWICK / 14 JAN 2020 | 12:55 ..... "In February the Orange County Industrial Development Agency’s Accelerator announced plans to establish a $2.1 million branch for the production of the hemp compound CBD (cannabidiol) at the former Mid Orange Correctional facility." Read more here.  

2 01, 2020

Warwick has big plans for old Manor House on prison grounds

2020-05-05T15:36:17-04:00January 2nd, 2020|OC Business|Comments Off on Warwick has big plans for old Manor House on prison grounds

Read Full Article Here By Jane Anderson Times Herald-Record Posted Dec 19, 2019 at 9:12 PM WARWICK — The Town of Warwick is moving forward on improving the former Mid-Orange Correctional Facility with plans to convert the old Manor House on its grounds into an incubator space for companies in the burgeoning CBD oil industry. Bids are being sought to renovate the 1800s-era three-story, roughly 10,000-square-foot building on State School Road, off of Kings Highway. The “incubator/accelerator” will contain six “pods” on the first floor for start-up companies related to the hemp compound cannabidiol, or CBD, according to town Supervisor Michael Sweeton. The second floor will house a conference room, job-training classrooms and shared office space, Sweeton added. The Orange County Read More