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Welcome to the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership newsroom. The Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership is Saratoga County’s designated Economic Development organization, leading the public and private sectors to achieve economic success for its businesses and residents. The Saratoga Partnership is the first point of contact for business retention, expansion, and attraction, providing a seamless delivery of economic development and workforce development assistance for businesses seeking to expand in Saratoga County, New York.

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Shelby Schneider, Vice President
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Stay up to date with the latest articles featuring the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership and Saratoga County, New York.

Canadian consul general speaks about NAFTA in Saratoga, Albany Times Union, 5.29.19

Local leaders gather to hear from trade experts during panel discussion in Saratoga, Saratogian, 5.29.19

Prosperity Partnership hosts panel on ‘New NAFTA’, Albany Times Union, 5.28.19

New NAFTA panel discussion May 29, Saratogian, 5.21.19

GlobalFoundries sells subsidiary for $650M, Saratogian, 5.21.19

‘New NAFTA’ topic of May 20 Saratoga Partnership panel, Albany Times Union, 5.20.19

Tech employers keep wary eye on tariff threats: But for now, Capital Region job market rolls along, Albany Times Union, 5.17.19

Kelley: Rail could rejuvenate region, Saratogian, 5.13.19

Unlimited opportunities seen for semiconductor industry, Saratogian, 5.13.19

Prosperity Partnership sponsors ASMC reception, Albany Times Union, 5.7.19

GloFo plant sale will bring more work to Malta’s Fab 8, Daily Gazette, 4.24.19

Food Entrepreneurs Share Tips for Success, Lancaster Farming, 4.19.19

Galway undertaking economic development plan, The Daily Gazette, 4.19.19

Galway economic development workshop planned, Saratogian, 4.19.19

Manufacturing plays outsize role in Saratoga County economy, Albany Times Union, 4.17.19

Panel: Manufacturing jobs outpace worker supply, Saratogian, 4.17.19

Prosperity Partnership to create plan for Galway, Times Union, 4.16.19

Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership to release Manufacturing Index, Troy Record, 4.15.19

Food entrepreneurs learn how to follow their dreams, Saratogian, 4.15.19

Girls in STEM Workshop, WTEN, 4.14.19   

Manufacturing in Saratoga County — Why it Matters, Times Union, 4.11.19

Prosperity Partnership measures county manufacturing, Times Union, 4.3.19

Food entrepreneurs workshop set for April 11 in Ballston Spa, Saratogian, 4.1.19

Why Investors Pick New York: Talent, Site Selection Magazine. March 2019

Survey: Moreau residents supporting sewer, hoping for businesses, Post Star, 3.29.19

Saratoga Partnership Tackling Marketing Skills Gap in the Digital Age, Saratoga Today, 3.8.19

Fab 8 Deal Still Tops in NY after Amazon gets away, Times Union, 2.21.19

Leaders hope Amazon deal’s collapse won’t hurt region, The Daily Gazette, 2.16.19

As Moreau readies for growth, officials seek direction from residents, The Post Star, 2.6.19

Local Companies Navigate Changes in Global Trade Policy, Spectrum News Capital District, 1.30.19

The Future Is Here: Artificial Intelligence Panel Comes to Saratoga, Saratoga Today, 1.30.19

Economic Outlook 2019, Marty Vanags, Saratoga Business Journal, 1.10.19

Saratoga County business mentorship program announced, Daily Gazette, 1.9.19

Prosperity Partnership launches mentorship program, Times Union, 1.8.19

Prosperity Partnership starts mentorship program, Times Union, 1.8.19

Kelley follows in her father’s footsteps in Saratoga County, Times Union, 12.20.18

Kelley joins Prosperity Partnership, Saratogian, 12.20.18

Saratoga County’s Current State of Real Estate: Saratoga Partnership Releases First Real Estate Index, Saratoga Today, 12.20.18

Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership releases its inaugural Real Estate Index, Saratogian, 12.13.18

Report: Saratoga County Leads Capital Region In Home Sales, WAMC, 12.13.18

Survey finds Saratoga County real estate market strong, Daily Gazette, 12.13.18

Real estate is local economic engine but space shortage on horizon, Times Union, 12.13.18

Construction underway at Universal Preservation Hall, Saratogian, 12.7.18

Construction Underway At Universal Preservation Hall, WAMC Public Radio, 12.6.18

Saratoga’s Universal Preservation Hall makes final push for funds, Times Union, 12.6.18

Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership – Albany Can Code Interview, LookTV News, 12.4.18

Computer programming course to be offered in Saratoga County, Saratogian, 12.1.18

Partnership to unveil Saratoga County Real Estate Index next month, Saratogian, 11.25.18

Computer training program in Wilton to begin in January, Daily Gazette, 11.13.18

Albany Can Code expanding into Saratoga County, Times Union, 11.12.18

Students sought for new computer training course, Saratogian, 11.12.18

Global Semiconductor Alliance hosts summit in Saratoga Springs
, Saratogian, 10.10.18

What’s next for GlobalFoundries after its pivot, Albany Business Review, 10.10.18

FARM-TOPIA: Ellms Family Farm Expands & Adds Winery, Commercial Kitchen & More, Saratoga Today, 10.5.18

Agritainment Destination in the Works, Lancaster Farming, 9.28.18

Construction underway on state’s largest lithium-ion battery storage project, Spectrum News, 9.26.18

Malta tech project to help keep the lights on, WNYT.com, 9.26.18

Battery project at Luther Forest in Malta kicks off, Times Union, 9.26.18

Key Capture Energy breaks ground on storage project, Saratogian, 9.26.18

Semiconductor analyst to speak in Saratoga Springs Oct. 9, Times Union, 9.25.18

Impact of Agriculture and Agribusiness Tops $500M Annually in Saratoga County, Saratoga Today, 9.21.18

Saratoga County agriculture contributes $500m to local economy, Times Union, 9.19.18

‘Cow power’ among ag topics at Saratoga County forum, Post Star, 9.19.18

Ellms builds farm-friendly community, Saratogian, 9.19.18

Study finds agriculture has $500M impact in Saratoga County, Spectrum News 9.19.18

Saratoga County farm impact put at $500M, Daily Gazette, 9.20.18

Report Details Saratoga County’s Agricultural Sector, WAMC News, 9.20.18

Saratoga Springs to host major semiconductor conference, Saratogian, 6.27.18

Saratoga Springs to host semiconductor conference, Times Union, 6.27.18

Saratoga Partnership Interview, Look TV News, 6.27.18

Prosperity Partnership index shines light on economic impact of arts, culture, Daily Gazette, 6.13.18

Study: Arts and culture drive creative economy in Saratoga, Times Union, 6.13.18

Report: Arts And Culture Generate $80 Million Annually In Saratoga County, WAMC, 6.13.18

Study: Saratoga County biggest contributor to region’s arts economy, Saratogian, 6.13.18

Arts and Culture Generate $80 Million per Year for Saratoga County, Times Union Saratoga Blog, 6.14.18

New GlobalFoundries GM to speak at chip summit reception, Times Union, 4.26.18

GlobalFoundries Fab 8 leader to welcome semiconductor conference, Daily Gazette, 4.26.18

Bravos to Saratoga Partnership: Moreau gets help with Sewer Project, The Post Star, 4.17.18

Moreau offered free economic development plan, The Post Star, 4.11.18

Diversity is key to Saratoga County’s economy, panel says, Times Union, 3.29.18

County Economic Index Released
, Saratoga Today, 3.29.18

Look TV News Headlines
, LookTV, 3.29.18

Business Leaders Discuss Strong Saratoga County Economy
, WAMC News, 3.29.18

Economic index for Saratoga County shows it continues to do well
, The Saratogian,  3.29.18

Prosperity Partnership releases economic study, Times Union, 4.1.18

Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership expands staff, Saratogian, 3.23.18

The early bird: Economic development leader starts his day at 3:45, Daily Gazette, 3.5.18

Saratoga Agency Names New Board, Saratoga Today, 1.12.18

Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership Names Officers, Daily Gazette, 1.10.18

Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership Appoints New Leaders, Times Union, 1.10.18

Saratoga County economic agency names new chairman, Saratogian, 1.8.18

Beyond the headlines, LOOKTV News, 1.9.18

Industry roundtable: Economic Development, Albany Business Review, 12.15.17

Moreau grain hub project gets $300K from state, Saratogian, 12.14.17

Woman Receives $300,000 for Specialty Farm in Moreau, Saratoga Today, 12.14.17

Capital Region awarded $85 million for development projects, Times Union, 12.13.17

Halfmoon looks to land clean manufacturer in “Area 3”, Times Union, 12.12.17

Halfmoon targeting clean energy, tech firms for 400 acres on northeast side of town , Albany Business Review, 12.12.17

Study shows land parcels near Hudson River ripe for commercial development, Saratogian, 12.12.17

Study examines industrial potential of Halfmoon site Clean energy, manufacturing targeted, Daily Gazette, 12.12.17

New Study explores feasibility of industrial growth in Halfmoon, Spectrum News, 12.12.17

Fingerpaint makes another investment in Saratoga Springs, Daily Gazette, 11.29.17

Next Wave Center to help more jobs surface in Saratoga County, Saratogian, 11.16.17

Expert: Healthy semiconductor industry needs business ecosystem, Saratogian, 11.16.17

M+W US chief executive says Albany region is best place to put semiconductor manufacturers, Albany Business Review, 11.17.17

Tech park in Malta will be site of new center for GlobalFoundries’ partners, Albany Business Review, 11.16.17 

Chip industry living the good life right now, Times Union, 11.16.17

Next Wave Center to be located at STEP, Times Union, 11.16.17

Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership announces ‘flex space’ project, Daily Gazette, 11.16.17

County Agency Announces Strategic Partnership to Drive High-Tech Growth, Saratoga Today, 11.9.17

Semiconductor group, Economic Developer Team Up, Daily Gazette, 11.9.17

Partnership Formed To Boost High-Tech Economy In Capital Region, WAMC, 11.9.17

Semiconductor group Partnering with Saratoga Partnership, Times Union, 11.9.17

Amazon HQ: Do we have a snowball’s chance, Times Union, 10.18.17

Upstate Issues: Saratoga Partnership, IHeartRadio, 10.7.17

Partnership wins award for email newsletter, Times Union, 9.25.17

The Top 7 Cities Competing With Silicon Valley for Tech Entrepreneurs, Entrepreneur, 8.24.17

Amazon has triggered a $5 billion bidding war — here are the 50 cities that are in competition for its new HQ, Business Insider, 9.21.17

Grain hub idea ferments, Times Union Sunday Cover Story, 9.10.17

Amazon wants another headquarters. Saratoga County leader: “We need to be aggressive”, Albany Business Review. 9.8.17

Capital Region dreams for Amazon’s $5 billion HQ2, Times Union, 9.8.17

Prosperity Partnership Pitches Saratoga County, Daily Gazette, 9.8.17

Moreau grain hub would connect brewers, farmers and beer lovers, Times Union, 9.8.17

Upstate venture capital group changes name, Times Union, 9.6.17

Slow population growth in region helps limit workforce, Daily Gazette, 9.3.17

County Agency Hosts Economic Consultants, Saratoga Today, 8.31.17

Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership hosts site selectors, Saratogian, 8.30.17

Economic Development FAMTOUR hosted by the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership, Times Union, 8.28.17

Prosperity Partnership pitches Saratoga County, Daily Gazette. 8.28.17

Group Working to Restore Universal Preservation Hall, Spectrum News, 8.11.17

City Taproom Officially Open, Saratoga Today, 8.10.17

New brewery and taproom opens in downtown Saratoga Springs, Times Union, 8.10.17

Wisconsin Won’t Break Even on Foxconn for 25 years, Times Union, 8.10.17

Saratoga gets most investment of any county in the state, Albany Business Review, 8.3.17

Woman sees farm field as Major Grain Hub, WNYT, 8.2.17

Proposed grain hub in Moreau would fill void between farms, craft breweries, Saratogian, 8.1.17

On the Trail of Innovation, Site Selection Magazine, 7.31.17

Universal Preservation Hall in Saratoga on verge of $7 million renovation, Albany Business Review, 7.18.17

Saratoga County Promoted at Semicon West, Saratogian, 7.16.17

Prosperity Partnership Pitches Local Industry on West Coast, Saratoga Today, 7.13.17

‘Grains hub’ in Moreau would supply breweries, distilleries and farms, Post Star, 7.8.17

Saratoga’s Next Wave Center gets cross-country pitch, Times Union, 6.16.17

These area tech executives want to attract more companies to work with GlobalFoundries, Albany Business Review 6.8.17

Developers push for construction of technology work space, Daily Gazette, 6.7.17

Incubator for Fab 8 supply chain, chip tech in works, Times Union, 6.7.17

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR, Taxpayers Need more Transparency Saratogian, 5.20.17

Prosperity Partnership host reception for Semiconductor Industry, Times Union, 5.15.17

State of the Economy? Very good in Saratoga County, Daily Gazette, 5.9.17

Economic Index Reveals Growing Economy in Saratoga County, Saratogian, 5.9.17

New Saratoga County economic index being unveiled, Times Union, 5.4.17

Local Revolving Loan Funds Boost Small Businesses, Saratoga Today, 5.4.17

Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership Interview 2017, LookTV, 5.4.17

Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership networks with consultants in NYC, Saratogian, 5.1.17

Environmental clean-up firm opens new headquarters in Saratoga County, Albany Business Review, 4.14.17

Land Remediation opens Waterford headquarters, Times Union, 4.12.17

GlobalFoundries leader to speak at Skidmore, Saratogian, 3.24.17

Workshops help entrepreneurs build business, Saratogian, 3.21.17

Small Business Workshops to be held, Post Star, March 14


Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership Economic Blog with the Albany Times Union

Manufacturing in Saratoga County – Why It Matters
Albany Times Union Blog, Marty Vanags, April 11, 2019

Artificial Intelligence and the Future
Albany Times Union Blog, Marty Vanags, January 24, 2019

Business Mentorship comes Full Circle in Saratoga
Albany Times Union Blog, Marty Vanags, January 9, 2019

Are you thinking about Artificial Intelligence?
Albany Times Union Blog, Marty Vanags, November 28, 2018

Grateful for Saratoga County
Albany Times Union Blog, Marty Vanags, November 19, 2018

Saratoga County is Open for Business
Albany Times Union Blog, Marty Vanags, November 6, 2018

Boo! Halloween isn’t just fun for the kids
Albany Times Union Blog, Marty Vanags, October 30, 2018

Location, Location, Location!
Albany Times Union Blog, Marty Vanags, October 23, 2018 

Return on Investment
Albany Times Union Blog, Marty Vanags, October 10, 2018

Making Friends and Driving Economic Development
Albany Times Union Blog, Marty Vanags, September 29, 2017

Planes (No Trains), and Automobiles
Albany Times Union Blog, Marty Vanags, October 9, 2017

Amazon Day! 
Albany Times Union Blog, Marty Vanags, October 19, 2017