Who would have thought that we’d be starting the third year of life in a pandemic? Certainly it has had a huge impact on the economy in the last two years, and we all look forward to its influence waning. As we enter 2022, we’d like to offer our thoughts about how we see the year playing out for the economy.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — The Adirondack Trust Company has announced that several of its branches will provide its pup patrons with samples of The Lazy Dog Cookie Co., Inc.® treats, while supplies last.
GLENVILLE — Mohawk Honda establishes itself as a top Honda dealership out of 1,100 throughout the country. The Schenectady County dealership sold 1,323 certified pre-owned vehicles last year, ranking 10th in the nation.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — BlueTriton Brands, Inc. has acquired local premium spring water brand, Saratoga Spring Water Company.
The Board of Directors of the Capital Region Chamber has approved a broad and far-reaching advocacy agenda for 2022, with an increased emphasis on making the region more competitive, leading to job creation, and allow for shared prosperity for all who call the Capital Region home. Though the Chamber is non-partisan and issue focused, there are public policy issues that have a significant impact on business, and the Chamber along with other collegial organizations works to make sure that the concerns of businesses large and small have their voice in Albany and Washington.
CAPITAL REGION — Capital Region Attorneys Myles Fischer, Daniel LeCours, and Aubrey Ohanian have been elected partners of Harris Beach PLLC, effective Jan. 1, 2022.
SARATOGA COUNTY — Brighten up your day with a bouquet of flowers that gives back in the local community. CCE Saratoga County’s Farm to School Program has been selected by local Hannaford store leadership as the benefiting non-profit in the brand-new Hannaford Bloomin’ 4 Good Program for the month of January.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty and Peerage Realty Partners announced a strategic partnership with Select Sotheby’s International Realty and Gary DiMauro Real Estate Inc. in November. The partnership will expand the company’s footprint into the mid-Hudson Valley Region and Upstate New York.
Get in shape. Save money. Get organized. Sound familiar? ‘Tis the season for examining your life and identifying ways to improve. As we are all aware, the problem is following through on our promises. This being a financial post, we will view each of those goals through the lens of your finances and propose methods to help you stick with them.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Fingerpaint, biopharma’s global commercialization partner for analytics-enabled integrated solutions, has announced the appointment of Bill McEllen as Global President, effective immediately.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Home Made Theater (HMT) received a grant award totaling $49,500 from the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) to support the recovery of the nonprofit arts and culture sector. Following New York State’s $105 million investment in the arts for FY2022, NYSCA has awarded more than $80 million since June 2021.
ALBANY — Aligned with its charitable mission of “Helping Kids Be Kids” and its recognized commitment to supporting children, families, and communities throughout the Capital Region, Pioneer has presented $3,000 donations to each of 21 local nonprofit organizations. With these donations, Pioneer has now exceeded $1 million in giving to the Capital Region community since its Charitable Foundation was launched in 2018.