Greater New York Chamber of Commerce
(L-R) Victoria Schneps-Yunis, Helana Natt, Jordan Jaffe, Mark Jaffe, Michelle Bouchard, Judy McElnea, Alexa Vargas
March 30, 2017
Women's History Month Celebration
This year was the 100th anniversary of women?s suffrage in NY. Hundreds of chamber members and their guests helped us honor 6 distinguished women while enjoying food from Kellari Taverna. The Honorable U.
r to l: George Hulse, Larry Mullins, Terrance Holliday, Michael Garner, Charles Rangel, Mark Jaffe & Jonnel Doris of the Mayor's Office for MWBE programs.
February 10, 2017
Black History Awards Reception
The Greater New York Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Black History Month awards breakfast on Friday, Feb. 10, at the Hard Rock Cafe in Times Square. This year's honorees were Congressman Charles Rangel, 1010 WINS news anchor Larry Mullins, 100 Black Men NYC President Michael Garner, former NYC Veterans Affairs Commissioner Terrance Holliday and Black Shopping Channel CEO Cleveland Gary.
December 19, 2016
The People's Government of Zhengzhou City Delegation
The Greater New York Chamber of Commerce hosted a 20 person delegation from The People's Government of Zhengzhou City. There were representatives from Deputy Director's of Economic & Technological Development Zones, Airports Henan Science & Technology Park Municipal Bureau of Commerce.
Chamber CEO/President, Mark Jaffe along with IRS ITIN Director Sharon Bradley and Mexican Consulate?s Jacobeth Hernandez
December 8, 2016
Chamber Hosts Compliance Dialogue at Mexican Consulate
The Greater NY Chamber of Commerce works to keep our international members, exporters and our community partners in compliance with all labor and international laws. On December 8th, Chamber CEO Mark Jaffe promoted legitimate business opportunities at the Mexican Consulate in NYC.
Chamber CEO/President Mark Jaffe and Chamber Partner David Herlands of Benexchange at Yonkers Expo helping business owners.
November 16, 2016
Business Expo Hosted at Yonkers Public Library on Nov. 16th
The Greater NY Chamber of Commerce celebrates with the Small Business Administration at 2016 Yonkers Business Expo. It was a true success and we are proud to help keep our members informed and connected.
September 23, 2016
2016 Chamber Fair, NY's Longest Running Regional Expo Celebrates 15 Years
15 Years ago, the Greater NY Chamber hosted its first business fair to help rebuild and revitalize business & community after the horrific 9/11 attacks. It was a great success and we continue to host this expo which attracts hundreds of members and agencies.
Paul D'Arcy, Executive VP of Indeed speaking about NY City job growth at Greater NY Chamber breakfast meeting
July 26, 2016
Indeed sees strong NYC job market, but mix of jobs not ideal for future growth
Paul D'Arcy presented research from job site Indeed showing that New York's job market, while seeing solid growth, is struggling to add jobs that will lead to long-term growth both for employers and job seekers.
(L-R) Eric Liu, Sana Bao, Gene Panasenko, Winny Power, Michael McElveny, Mark Jaffe, Christian Hakim, Laura Leung
May 13, 2016
Signing of Memorandum of Understanding
China Council For The Promotion Of International Trade Guangdong Committee (CCPIT GUANGDONG) & the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce signing MOU (memorandum of understanding) on May 13th at the New York Marriott Marquis.
(l to r ) Kimbia Rey, Helana Natt, Beth Goldberg, Kathy Hochul, Vicki Saunders, Elizabeth Steele, Mark Jaffe & Cynthia DiBartolo on stage at the Hard Rock Cafe NYC
March 18, 2016
Chamber Rocks Women's History Month
The Greater NY Chamber celebrated the history of women who have made a difference to our society.at the Hard Rock Cafe in Times Square on Friday March 18th Lt Gov Kathy Hochul spoke as well as US Army Major Kimbia Rey, Chamber Executive Director Helana Natt, SBA District Director Beth Goldberg, SheO Founder Viicki Saunders, and Elizabeth Steele of Human First and Chamber Chair Cynthia DiBartolo.
(l to r) Gregg Hayden of NYCRC, Mark Jaffe, Pillar Wang of AucanLink, former US Ambassador to China Gary Locke, Paul Levinsohn of NYCRC & Nicolai Hinrichsen in Jinan China
March 4, 2016
Chamber Helps Launch FREE Public WiFi in NYC
Chamber CEO Mark Jaffe flew to Beijing China to help longtime member NYC Regional Center ("NYCRC") raise 157 million dollars to support the Link NYC free public WiFi project. This is the 19th successful project that NYCRC has been a part and they all have been important (like the Barclay Center, Steiner Studios and the Brooklyn Navy Yard).
February 11, 2016
Chamber Hosts Discussion On Ethics
The Greater NY Chamber hosted a meeting at the Coffee House Club in NYC on February 11th with special guest speaker NYS Comptroller Tom DiNapoli. The meeting was cohosted and moderated by Howard Teich of New Democratic Dimensions and focused on what NYS could do to gain back the trust for politics that has taken a hit with over 20 NYS politicians being forced to resign because of ethical & legal problems.
Cynthia DiBartolo Chamber Chair and Helana Natt,, Chamber Executive Director are front and center at Anaplan Ribbon Cutting in NYC
January 14, 2016
Anaplan Adds Jobs in NYC
On January 14th, the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Anaplan's New York City office in a ribbon cutting ceremony. Helana Natt, Executive Director of the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce and Cynthia DiBartolo, Chairperson, along with Anaplan's executive staff (Paul Melchiorre, Chief Revenue Officer, Dennis Dresser, Managing DirectorAmericas and Jim Rich, Area Vice President) cut the ribbon for Anaplan's new office located at One Grand Central Place in Midtown Manhattan.
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