Marty Vanags

Posts by Marty Vanags

Statement in Support of the Malta GLOBALFOUNDRIES Capital – SUNY Polytechnic Strategic Projects Program (Capital Grant)

On behalf of the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership, it is my pleasure to speak in strong support of the proposal put forward by GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Empire State Development to upgrade and install state-of-the-art EUV equipment at GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ Fab 8 facility here in Malta. Moving forward with this investment will be positive for the community and
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Saratoga: 10th Annual Investor Forum & Day at the Races

The Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership is proud to support the Upstate Venture Association of New York and their 10th Annual Investor Forum and Day at the Races August 9-10 in Saratoga Springs. The event is an exclusive, invitation-only event to meet investors from across New York for intimate networking & curated programs for venture capitalists, middle
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Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership Creates Advisory Council to Advance Next Wave Center Project

GLOBALFOUNDRIES Chief Technology Officer will chair technology and business leaders’ guidance group Malta, NY – The Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership, the county’s designated economic development agency, today announced a critical step forward in advancing its innovative Next Wave Center project: the formation of an advisory council made up of leading national and regional technology and business
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State of the Economy — Saratoga County, NY

Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership Unveils Economic Index, Reveals Vibrant and Growing Economy, Strong Optimism Among Businesses Economic data shows Saratoga County’s labor market, income levels, and housing sector are outpacing the Capital Region, while survey portrays strong optimism among businesses Clifton Park, NY – Saratoga County is outpacing the Capital Region – and in some
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Land Remediation Opens Headquarters and Operations Facility, Brings New Investment and Green Jobs to Saratoga County

  $1.8M project, which repurposes a former industrial site, is the first to receive a refund through unique program offered by the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership Waterford, NY – Land Remediation Inc., which provides environmental remediation and other specialized services to customers in the Capital Region and throughout the Northeast, today officially opened its new headquarters
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Calling all Entrepreneurs, Developers, Students, Small Businesses and Designers

Saratoga Go! Smart City technology innovation competition will be kicking off this Thursday, April 6 from 5:30 – 7:00 pm at Empire State College. Participants are invited to create community innovations that will improve the quality of life for residents, businesses, or visitors in any city. Participants can submit any solution aimed at developing Smart
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Semiconductors: The Industry that Changed the World, to be presented March 27 by Dr. Thomas Caulfield of GLOBALFOUNDRIES

The Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership is pleased to announce that the 33rd annual F. William Harder Lecture in Business Administration at Skidmore College will be presented by Dr. Thomas Caulfield, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Fab 8, GLOBALFOUNDRIES. The Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership invites the business community to join them at this event and learn more about
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New York State Economy Tops 8 Million Private Sector Jobs

New York State Economy Tops 8 Million Private Sector Jobs

Statewide Unemployment Rate Falls to 4.6% 28,500 Private Sector Jobs Added in January 2017 In January 2017, New York State’s private sector job count increased by 28,500, or 0.4%, to 8,035,600, a new record high, according to preliminary figures released today by the New York State Department of Labor. Since the end of the State’s
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Playing a Gig? What does it mean to the Saratoga County economy?

The word “gig” comes from the creative and performance art industry wherein a date to perform is referred to as gig. Jazz musicians popularized the word in the 1920s for short term jobs and “regular gig” was a job they could could return to on a periodic basis. The gig economy is being talked about more and
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Big Savings for Saratoga County Businesses in 2016

At a time of year when everyone has money going out of their pockets faster than Santa crisscrossing the globe on Christmas Eve, we want to take a minute to talk about how we’ve helped business here in Saratoga County save money in 2016. Let’s say a business is planning to invest $7 million dollars
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