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Helping Veterans at the Accelerator

The Orange County IDA and The Accelerator were recently featured in the Times Herald-Record. The great article touched on the work they do with military veterans looking to build their businesses. CLICK HERE to read the article.

A New Generation of Entrepreneur Brings an Innovative Business Concept to Port Jervis

At just 20 years old, Sarah Wilson – a junior at State University of New York Empire State College – might not look like the typical entrepreneur. However, she is blazing a trail for Generation-Z business owners like herself to deliver innovative new concepts and products to the marketplace. Wilson is a co-owner of Vikings … Continue reading “A New Generation of Entrepreneur Brings an Innovative Business Concept to Port Jervis”

Green Panda Toothbrushes are Taking the Eco-Friendly Market by Storm

Some of the most innovative products are unintentionally inspired by the observation of a problem. Today, the issue of environmental pollution and waste is undeniably important, and this problem has inspired business owners, entrepreneurs and inventors to create real-world solutions to help make a difference for the planet. Green Panda – a client of The … Continue reading “Green Panda Toothbrushes are Taking the Eco-Friendly Market by Storm”

Alternate E Source Provides Bold New Solutions for Changing Technological Needs

As technology grows and advances, so does the need for network, security and energy management. Alternate E Source, a client at The Accelerator offering security, efficiency and infrastructure management solutions, seeks to help businesses manage their technological needs and a holistic approach to smart building management and integration. The team at Alternate E Source boasts … Continue reading “Alternate E Source Provides Bold New Solutions for Changing Technological Needs”

Women entrepreneurship rising

NEW WINDSOR — The wearing grind of a daily commute between Middletown and Rockefeller Center in Manhattan got Stephanie Falsetta to thinking about starting her own business. It was 2014 when Falsetta tossed her career as a paralegal at Christie’s New York and the near-four hour round trip it entailed, to launch a soap and … Continue reading “Women entrepreneurship rising”

Hudson Valley fashion manufacturing event to be held at SUNY Orange

The Accelerator, the New Windsor incubator backed by the Orange County Industrial Development Agency that works to revive the mid-Hudson Valley manufacturing industry, will host an event this month promoting the reemergence of fashion manufacturing in the region at SUNY Orange in Middletown. The event, “Evolution of Fashion Manufacturing in the Hudson Valley: Past, Present, Future,” … Continue reading “Hudson Valley fashion manufacturing event to be held at SUNY Orange”