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10 Questions with Shelby Schneider

Shelby Schneider, director of business retention and expansion at Saratoga County’s official economic development organization, celebrates her first week on the job. Don’t let that fool you. Shelby is a seasoned economic development professional with over a decade of experience. We wanted to know what makes her so passionate about Saratoga County. Here’s what she
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IEDC 52 Weeks of Economic Developers Marty Vanags

52 Weeks of Economic Developers: Marty Vanags

*This feature was first published by IEDC on June 6, 2016. IEDC has named 2016 the Year of the Economic Developer, in light of the organization’s 90th anniversary serving the profession. To mark the occasion, they are running a series that profiles and celebrates economic developers across the country, titled “52 Weeks of Economic Developers.” How
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Say Hello to Summer Intern, Sam Taillon

My name is Samantha Taillon and I am a rising junior at St. Lawrence University. I am a member of the women’s soccer team at St. Lawrence and am studying Economics with a minor in Statistics. I am extremely excited to be interning at the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership this summer! I believe working within
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Say Hello to Summer Intern, Jacob Walker

My name is Jacob Walker and I was born and raised in Clifton Park in Saratoga County. I’m a senior at the University of Maryland studying economics and I’m excited to be working for the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership this summer as I believe it will provide invaluable insight as I begin my career in
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Saratoga County: Great Progress and Good Things to Come

Economic Development Week Art Johnson Between the bustle of the “Big Apple” and the restfulness of the Adirondacks, lies vibrant, perfectly-paced Saratoga County. We know we have it good here, but what does everyone else think? As part of Economic Development Week, the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership released new data that broke down that very
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Saratoga County Issues Resolution for Economic Development Week

The Saratoga County Board of Supervisors declared the week of May 8 – 14 Economic Development Week, recognizing the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership as the official economic development organization for the County. We consider the Board of Supervisors key partners and fellow visionaries in our effort to promote economic well-being and quality of life for our
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Brothers, Beer and Business in Saratoga Springs

Economic Development Week Chris Martell of Druthers The momentum to open Druthers came from a conversation that I had with my brother, Brian, in late 2007. At the time of our conversation, Brian was working as a relatively new analyst for a Wall Street firm. The economy was in a nose dive, and Brian’s prospects
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City of Saratoga Springs Issues Economic Development Week Proclamation

The mayor of Saratoga Springs, Joanne Yepsen, issued a proclamation on May 3 recognizing Economic Development Week and the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership. In the proclamation, the Mayor called out the importance of economic development work and its impact on jobs and the quality of life in Saratoga Springs. Working closely with the public sector
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Saratoga County’s One-Stop Economic Development Shop

Economic Development Week Jack Lawler Economic development is not an island activity. It takes bold leadership, collaboration, and communication across both the public and private sectors for prosperity to occur in a community. The Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership, as the official economic development entity for Saratoga County, is excelling at all of these things. In
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Why There’s an Economic Development Week

Economic Development Week Jeff Finkle I am thrilled to be sharing this exciting year and celebration with economic developers around the nation, especially with organizations like the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership. As we celebrate Economic Development Week, it is important to look back at how far we have come as an industry. The national economy
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