New GM at Crossgates

Michael Gately has moved from the Manassas Mall in Virginia to lead Crossgates with Pyramid Companies. He is an alum of Hamilton College. Michael fills the position vacated by Michael Patounas who has assumed specialty leasing field director for multiple malls operated by Pyramid. Welcome, Michael G., to our business …

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State of the Town

Your opportunity to gather firsthand information on the 2017 local and state business environments. Guilderland Town Supervisor, Peter Barber; Albany County Legislator, Mark Grimm; Superintendent of Guilderland Schools, Dr. Marie Wiles; and NYS Assemblywoman, Patricia Fahey will meet brief us on the current state of our town, what they see …

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Sushi Tei new(s)

Sushi Tei recently finished its expansion. The restaurant long known for its excellent (and beautiful) food celebrated by joining the Chamber. Stop in to see and enjoy at 1800 Western Avenue. Congratulate them on being part of the hometown Chamber.

Women in Business Present: Getting What You Deserve

Getting what you deserve begins with valuing yourself and knowing your worth… The GCC Women in Business are hosting a panel discussion over lunch on March 7th,  11:30 AM – 1:00 PM with the spotlight on three main areas to help you get what you deserve in your career and …

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How to do Business with Local, State, and Federal Government

Free event: Friday, March 24, 2017 Holiday Inn, 400 Old Loudon Road, Latham, NY 12110 (518) 389-2291 REGISTRATION: 8:00 am Coffee and light continental breakfast will be served. SESSION: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm Presented by Albany County Purchasing, New York State Office of General Services and US General Services …

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Business For Breakfast: Labor and Human Resources in 2017

Presented by Frank Kerbein SPHR, Director, Center for Human Resources Wednesday, February 15, 8 AM Hampton Inn by Hilton Albany/University 1442 Western Avenue, Albany $10 pp; RSVP by calling the Chamber office at 518.456.6611 Important Changes to Labor and Human Resources This Year Join us for this overview of the …

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The Chamber is sponsoring The Grand Tour of Ireland. It is a one-week trip starting in Dublin and looping through the beautiful southern part of the island. Departure is March 25th. Reservations for land portion only of the trip are still available. Call Celtic Tours at 800-833-4373 for full details.