Archives by date
You are browsing the site archives by date.
As your passionate local advocate for area businesses and entrepreneurs, the Putnam County Chamber of Commerce is excited that County Executive Maryellen Odell has proclaimed 2016 the Year of Business Development. Her actions will place an all-important focus on the […]
A few weeks ago we discussed how a consortium of over 50 business groups, chambers of commerce and economic development agencies have developed a campaign called the Minimum Wage Reality Check (www.minimumwagerealitycheck.com) to share real world examples of businesses and […]
The Putnam County Chamber of Commerce continues to focus its efforts on reducing the burdens placed on our small businesses, and also reducing the cost of conducting business wherever possible. This involves advocacy at the local, State and even Federal […]
Comptroller Tom DiNapoli released a recent report summing up the contributions of small business to the New York State economy, and the numbers are incredible: “451,000 entrepreneurs covering a vast spectrum from neighborhood coffee shops to specialized tech firms. These […]
Prior to the recent Trailblazer Alumni Networking event on Thursday, February 25, County Executive MaryEllen Odell and I were collaborating on new business strategies while she was teeing up her State of the County Speech which will be held on […]