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Empire State Entrepreneur Expo

The Institute for Rural Vitality welcomes its partner growers and producers to the first annual Empire State Entrepreneur Expo.

The public is invited to taste, try and buy food and beverage products made by the small businesses and farms from the Mohawk Valley to the Capital Region. The Expo will provide an opportunity for Agricultural Innovation Center grant participants and artisan, health, beauty, and farm-to-table businesses to showcase their products to sponsors, buyers, and the community.

Admission Fee: $5.00 per person

May 12, 2023 at Prentice Hall, SUNY Cobleskill

9:00AM – 3:30PM – Vendors

11:00AM – 2:00PM – Community guests

11:00AM – 3:30PM – Distributors

Scheduled Events Include

9:00AM – 10:30AM – Vendor set-up

11:00AM – 2:00PM – Community tasting event

2:30PM – 3:30PM – Networking reception for vendors and distributors

Economic Development Week

Economic Development Week 2023 in Schoharie

Monday, May 8: Inside 287 Main | Take a peek inside 287 Main, a new collaborative workspace on Schoharie’s Main Street by viewing SEEC’s Instagram, @seec_upstateny or stop by between 9 am – 5 pm for a personalized tour.

Tuesday, May 9: Headshot Happy Hour | This after-hours event at 287 Main kicks off at 5:00 pm and will feature photography by Katerina Weingarten of Mosaic Mountain Media. 287 Main will serve as a backdrop and light refreshments will be available. Click here to register!

Wednesday, May 10: National Small Business Day | Celebrate National Small Business Day with a virtual event designed to connect small business owners with a valuable resource available to them through the Capital Region, the Community Loan Fund. Attendees will have a chance to learn more about the services offered by the Community Loan Fund. This Zoom event will take place from 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm. Click here to register!

Thursday, May 11: Spotted on Main | Join SEEC staff in Middleburgh, Sharon Springs and Schoharie as they visit with small businesses and highlight the points of light on Schoharie County’s Main Streets. Contact admin@seecny.org to schedule a stop at your business or hidden gem on Main Street! Follow along on May 11th on the SEEC Instagram, @seec_upstateny.

Friday, May 12: Empire State Entrepreneur Expo 2023 Showcase | Join the SEEC team on Instagram as they attend the Empire State Entrepreneur Expo 2023 organized and hosted by SUNY Cobleskill Institute for Rural Vitality. The Expo will offer a chance for vendors to showcase their products to distributors and the community alike, and admission is only $5! Register to attend the Expo at cobleskill.edu/institute and follow along that Friday on SEEC’s Instagram, @seec_upstateny.

Network, Explore, and Invest in the Mohawk Valley’s Brownfields

The Brownfields Developers Summit will be held April 25 – 26, 2023 at Herkimer College in Herkimer, New York.

Congratulations, Cooperstown!

The Village of Cooperstown is looking to put the $4.5 million awarded through the first round of the NY Forward Program to good use

Dolgeville Violet Festival Parade with Dolgeville Central School

Congratulations, Dolgeville, NY!

With the NY Forward award of $2.25 million for community development, Dolgeville continues its commitment to improve the quality of life for its residents while attracting visitors to this wonderfully historic village.

Congratulations to Cooperstown, Sharon Springs, and Dolgeville!

Governor Hochul announced that Village of Cooperstown is to receive $4.5 million; and the Villages of Sharon Springs and Dolgeville are to receive $2.25 million each from NY Forward Program.

Oneida Indian Nation Makes Historic Investment in CNY

The Oneida Indian Nation made record-breaking investments in Central New York during 2022 with historic vendor spending.

RPIC Capacity Building Workshop

The last week of January had the Rural Placemaking Innovation Challenge Steering Committee planning ahead for Creative Resiliency in the Mohawk Valley during a meeting and workshop both held online and at the Fort Plain Museum.

Oneida Nation Enterprises Culinary Workers

Oneida Nation Enterprises to Increase Starting Pay for Cooks

Oneida Nation Enterprises to Increase Starting Pay for Cooks to an Industry-Leading $20 an Hour.

Oneida Nation Enterprises to raise starting hourly salaries for cooks by more than 17%.

Sperry Univac Facility Ilion NY - Mohawk Valley Awarded Restore NY Grants

Mohawk Valley Awarded Restore NY Grants

Mohawk Valley Awarded Restore NY Grants of $14 Million projects in Amsterdam, Utica and Ilion receiving for community projects.

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