Connect and Collaborate
Join The Business Council of Westchester on May 12 for the Circles of Influence event. This collaborative event aims to help attendees learn how to grow their business while connecting with longstanding and future Business Council members. Meet prospective partners and begin to build a customer network through referrals and introductions. For more information, visit http://web.thebcw.org/events/Circles-of-Influence-1428/details.
Join an Exclusive Discussion
This Westchester County Association member-exclusive event will host Assemblywoman Amy Paulin for an interactive discussion. Assemblywoman Paulin has represented the 88th New York State Assembly District since 2001 and boats a record of championing issues such as education, health care, and state government reform. The event will be held at WCA headquarters in White Plains on May 13. For more information, visit http://westchester.org/article.php?a=670.
Make Your Business Soar
Not every business owner can say he was a pilot at the age of 19; very few can boast that some of his passengers were performers like Billy Joel, U2, and Stevie Nicks. Join Roger Woolsey, the CEO of Million Air, for the Business Council of Westchester’s People’s United Bank Leadership Conversation Series event. The branding expert and aviation entrepreneur will be the featured speaker on May 17 at Castle Hotel & Spa in Tarrytown. For more information, visit https://thebcw.org/roger-woolsey-ceo-of-million-air-to-be-featured-guest-at-bcws-leadership-conversation-series/.
Find Talented Workers
The Westchester County Association is hosting an event focused on how to attract, retain, and develop talented employees. Join in the discussion to share and learn strategies for finding talent in today’s competitive market at the Business Intel Breakfast: Talent Wars. Annette McLaughlin, director of the WCA Blueprint for Talent, will moderate. Joining her on the panel are Jay Goldstein from Tradition Energy, Robin Freedman from Robert Half Management Resources, Steve Moroney, from TD Bank in Westchester, and Denise D’Agostino from Possibilities+ LLC. The event will be held on May 20 at Whitby Castle in Rye. For more information, visit http://westchester.org/article.php?a=674.
Make Your Business Green
Westchester Green Business Challenge, a Business Council of Westchester program, is hosting three business leaders on May 20 who are working to transition their organizations to be more sustainable. Joanne Deyo of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Jim Diamond of Diamond Properties, LLC, and Lisa Moir of The Blue Pig Ice Cream will be on the panel. Sustainability remains one of the most significant challenges facing businesses. For more information, visit http://www.eventbrite.com/e/wgbc-leaders-in-sustainability-speaker-series-tickets-18202686726.
Celebrate an Innovative Generation
Where can you find the young and successful businesspeople of Westchester? On May 24, they will be at Mamaroneck Beach & Yacht Club as 914INC. hosting our annual Wunderkinds event, which celebrates the young businesspeople that were highlighted in the magazine’s Q2 issue. For more information, visit https://westchestermagazine.com/Westchester-Magazine/Wunderkinds/Home/.