Economic Development

Q & A with Rob Simpson

CenterState CEO president says region must focus on eradicating poverty, closing the skills gap By Lou Sorendo Q.: You noted last year the “robust growth that drove investments in 2018 …
Newly appointed NUAIR’s president and CEO talks about drone industry, the Rome-Syracuse drone corridor and the role CNY is playing in this burgeoning industry By Payne Horning A nonprofit coalition …
CNY Biotech Incubator helps entrepreneurs work on their medical-related products By Payne Horning With its rounded, glass-encased exterior, the Central New York Biotech Accelerator on East Fayette Street in Syracuse …
National Grid top executive named chairwoman of CenterState CEO, largest economic development group in CNY By Lou Sorendo 1. Q.: How does your experience as vice president-National Grid-NYS Jurisdiction enable …
More businesses finding success in selling products under their own private labels By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant Whether it’s Wal-Mart’s Great Value line of goods or the jelly made and sold …
Baldwinsville brewery’s new solar panels generating 4% of its annual energy usage By Payne Horning As Budweiser-brewer Anheuser-Busch moves toward the ambitious goal of sourcing 100% of the corporation’s electricity …
More than 500 startup companies have taken advantage of its services By Payne Horning As the early-morning sunlight broke through the buildings that lined downtown Syracuse on April 18, 1994, …