• Mirabito Family Back in Grocery Business

    Whitney Mirabito joins Jeremy Burns, left, general manager, and her father, Jim Mirabito, at the Fulton Save-A-Lot store. For the story, click on the headline or photo above.

  • SUNY Oswego Grad Plugs Into Huge Entry-level Wage

    SUNY Oswego graduate Alexander Kouthoofd, who recently earned his bachelor's degree in computer science, will earn $125K in his first job at Salesforce in San Francisco, Calif. For the story, click on the headline or photo above.

  • Business Booming as Fulton Tool Co. Shows Growth

    Fulton Tool Co. owner Bruce Phelps has successfully adapted to change while expanding his business. For the story, click on the headline or photo above.

  • Mirabito Family Back in the Grocery Business

    The new management team at Save-a-Lot in Fulton includes, from left, owners Whitney and Jim Mirabito, and general manager Jeremy Burns. The Mirabitos formerly owned the Hannibal Village IGA. Check out the December-January edition of Oswego County Business magazine for the story. To subscribe, click on the headline or photo above.

  • Best Business Idea to Rake in $50K Award

    Austin Wheelock, deputy director of Operation Oswego County and chairman of the "Next Great Idea Oswego County Business Plan Competition," noted the deadline for entries is Feb. 1. Check out the story in the December-January edition of Oswego County Business magazine. To subscribe, click on the headline or photo above.

  • Success Story: Off Broadway Dance Center

    Owner Ellen Marshall has grown her dance studio to serve more than 275 youngsters. She discusses her business success, passion for dance and what it takes to grow a business in Fulton in the December-January edition of Oswego County Business magazine. To subscribe, click on the headline or photo above.

  • 'Lucky Saver' Cashes in Big at Oswego County FCU

    Oswego resident Brandon DeSantis, center, recently won $5,000 as a member of Oswego County Federal Credit Union’s Lucky Savers program. Helping to celebrate are Bill Carhart, CEO, left, and Brian Cummings, vice president, branch operations. For the story, click on headline or photo above.

  • Burritt Motors to Acquire Shapiro dealership in Oswego

    Chris, left, and Rich Burritt have helped anchor Oswego's automotive dealership sector for many years. Burritt Motors is now on the verge of acquiring Shapiro Motors in Oswego. For details, click on headline or photo above.

  • Educational Bond Gives Students Early Taste of College

    Center for Instruction, Technology & Innovation students tour Cayuga Community College as part of their introduction to the CiTi-CCC distance learning partnership. For the story, click on the headline or photo above.

  • Profile: Kathyrn J. Connell

    From big city to rural Upstate New York, Kathryn Connell immerses herself into local business scene. For the story, click on headline or photo above.

  • First Distillery in Oswego County Up and Running

    Phoenix natives Stephen Dates, left, and Brenden Backus are poised to prosper as craft beverage industry takes off. For the story, click on headline or photo above.

  • 'How I Got Started': Amy Lear

    Man in the Moon Candies owner is sweet on success and her upcoming relocation. For the full story, click on headline or photo above.

Latest News

  • Fulton shuts off water service to NY3C

    Enough is enough, Fulton mayor says Read More

  • City planning director ready for new duties

    Dave Turner expected to head new county department Read More

  • Funding decision for NY3C could come this week

    Ivory Coast to decide fate of local manufacturer Read More

  • TECH 2006 Conference Announced for May 3

    Keynote speakers will cover entrepreneurship and nanotechnology Read More

  • New cell tower adorns SUNY-Oswego campus

    It's a win-win situation for T-Mobile, college Read More

  • 'Knowledge regions' focus of prof's book

    Oswego County, however, is not on the list Read More

  • NY3C sours job market with layoffs

    Chocolate maker still awaiting much-needed funds Read More

  • 'Healthcare Heroes' honored at awards breakfast

    Award winners receive thanks from community Read More

  • Chocolate factory future fuzzy in Fulton

    Indebtedness mounts, frustration increases Read More

  • Finalists Announced For Healthcare Hero Awards

    Winners to be recognized at awards breakfast Read More

  • Breakfast to Honor Healthcare Heroes in Oswego County

    Health professionals to be recognized at special event. Read More

  • Forum at SUNY Oswego delves into historic preservation

    Sheldon Hall Ballroom the setting on March 16 Read More

  • One-Stop Career Center to host open house

    Valuable resource for local job-seekers Read More

  • Business management series presented at SUNY Oswego

    Registration deadline is approaching Read More

  • New campus center to be complete in '07

    However, ice rink, convocation center to open in fall Read More

  • SUNY Oswego grads commanding bigger paychecks

    Communications, teaching are hot areas Read More

  • Area photo shop discontinues film processing

    Digital dominates the photo industry Read More

  • March WNET meeting focuses on success

    Seminar to outline successful business habits Read More

  • Candy bar production on hold in Fulton

    Former Nestle plant experiences delays Read More

  • Local bank prepares for new branch opening

    OCNB finds home on Route 104 East in Oswego Read More

Oswego County Business Magazine
Issue 153

Issue 153
December 2017/January 2018

Cover Story

  • THE 125K MAN
  • Fresh off graduation, SUNY Oswego computer programmer plugs into big dollars

  • Top-Shelf Wage
  • SUNY Oswego Career Services: Alex Kouthoofd’s starting salary is among the top 1 percent among graduates at SUNY Oswego

  • Starting Salary: How Syracuse Colleges Stack Up
  • Recent Syracuse University graduates earn on average $47K while Le Moyne students earn $41K, according to colleges


Eric Pahl

On The Job

‘How Do You Reward Your Best Employees?‘

Success Stories

Off Broadway Dance Center

My Turn

Fake News: Not a New Thing

Economic Trends

Industrial Development Agency Presents Its Annual Report

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Austin Wheelock